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

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

When to go to Yonaguni, Japan

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

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

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Yonaguni during February, you are likely to 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 low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Yonaguni is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

June

June in Yonaguni is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts

July

July in Yonaguni is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

August

If you go to Yonaguni in August, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

September is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

October here is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

November

If you are traveling to Yonaguni in November, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

December

December for Yonaguni is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Yonaguni, 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 Yonaguni
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Theft can be a problem, so pack theft protection, including locks for luggage and a money belt or pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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