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

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

When to go to Tenkawa, Japan

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

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

January

If you go to Tenkawa in January, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow occasionally.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat

February

If you visit Tenkawa during February, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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 about half of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

In March, Tenkawa is cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Tenkawa, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Tenkawa is cool and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about two thirds of the time. 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:

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

May

May here is mild and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Tenkawa in June, you will notice that it is warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Tenkawa in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Tenkawa during August, you are likely to find that it is hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Tenkawa is a perfect temperature and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Tenkawa, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Tenkawa is mild and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Tenkawa can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tenkawa, 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 Tenkawa
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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