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

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Traveling to Utsunomiya, Japan? If you're planning to go to Utsunomiya, we've got 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 Utsunomiya, Japan

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

Important essentials for Utsunomiya, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • N95 masks

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  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly option.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

January in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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February

February in Utsunomiya is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain sometimes.

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March

March in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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April

April in this region can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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May

May in Utsunomiya is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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June

If you go to Utsunomiya in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

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

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August

In August, Utsunomiya is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) and occasionally jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Utsunomiya, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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September

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

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October

If you visit Utsunomiya during October, you might find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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November

November in Utsunomiya is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

Traveling to Utsunomiya in December, you will notice that it can be brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Utsunomiya, Japan

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

If you plan to go to the majestic Matsugamine Church, it's useful to wear modest clothing:

If you see a temple, such as Futaarayama Shrine, wear:

If you see the Utsunomiya Museum of Art, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Tobiyama Castle Park, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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