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

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

When to go to Tama, Japan

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

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

January

January for Tama can be very chilly and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

February

February in Tama is pretty cool and somewhat hazy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Tama is cold, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Tama can be chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Tama, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Tama is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Tama, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Tama is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Tama is really hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in this region is mild, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region is chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Tama during December, you are likely to find that it is cold and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tama, 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 Tama
  • Appropriate museum wear

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