Shiraoi, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Shiraoi, Japan? If you're planning to go to Shiraoi, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Shiraoi, Japan

Based on the climate and weather in Shiraoi, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Shiraoi, Japan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Shiraoi, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear out. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Shiraoi, Japan by month

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January

In January, Shiraoi is very cold and extremely snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Shiraoi, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

In February, Shiraoi can be extremely cold and extremely snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Shiraoi, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

In March, Shiraoi is frosty and extremely snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Shiraoi, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Shiraoi can be very chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. It also snows regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May is relatively cool and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Shiraoi is relatively cool and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

In July, Shiraoi is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Shiraoi, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Shiraoi is warm and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you vacation in Shiraoi during September, you may find that it is balmy and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

In October, Shiraoi is chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and regularly jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Shiraoi, with most of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November is pretty cool, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Shiraoi is very cold and extremely snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly. It also snows nearly every day this month. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Ainu Museum Poroto Kotan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Shiraoi, Japan

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Shiraoi.

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