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

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

When to go to Wakura Onsen, Japan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Wakura Onsen, Japan by month

January

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

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Wakura Onsen during February, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Wakura Onsen during April, you are likely to find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans

May

If you vacation in Wakura Onsen during May, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks

June

June in Wakura Onsen is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

July

July in Wakura Onsen is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

August

If you are traveling to Wakura Onsen in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

September

If you go to Wakura Onsen in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

October

If you vacation in Wakura Onsen during October, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

November

November is cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain boots
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

December

December in Wakura Onsen is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Wakura Onsen, Japan

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

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