Shunan, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Shunan, Japan? If you're planning to go to Shunan, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Shunan, Japan

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

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

January

If you vacation in Shunan during January, you are likely to find that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat

February

February in Shunan is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks

March

March in Shunan is crisp. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat

April

April in Shunan is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear

May

If you are traveling to Shunan in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans

June

June in Shunan is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts

July

July in Shunan is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

August

August for Shunan is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

September

September in Shunan is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella

October

October in Shunan is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear

November

November in Shunan can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans

December

If you visit Shunan during December, you are likely to find that it is brisk.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Shunan, Japan

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Shunan

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