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

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

When to go to Toba, Japan

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

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

January

January for Toba can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Toba can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Toba can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Toba is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Toba is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Toba, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Toba in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Toba can be very 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:

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

September

September for Toba 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:

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

October

October in Toba is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Toba is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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