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

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Traveling to Yamanashi, Japan? If you're planning to go to Yamanashi, I have 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 Yamanashi, Japan

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

Important essentials for Yamanashi, Japan

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Yamanashi, Japan

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Yamanashi.

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

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January

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

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February

February in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

March in Yamanashi is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Yamanashi is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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May

If you visit Yamanashi during May, you might see that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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June

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

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July

July can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

Traveling to Yamanashi in August, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

September in Yamanashi is pretty consistently hot. 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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October

October is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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November

November for Yamanashi is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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December

If you vacation in Yamanashi during December, you might see that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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