Your trip in Japan is coming soon, or you are already there. You want to know how to dress up, if it will be hot and humid, or on the contrary cold and dry, if the wind will blow, or whether it will rain or even snow? You can also simply be curious about the Japanese weather, or climate in Japan at any given time of the year.
Japan is an archipelago where the weather varies a lot: rather vigourous in Hokkaido in the North, it becomes tropical in Okinawa at the extreme South. Seasons are generally quite marked and according to the period in which you travel, you will absolutely not have the same climate.
From this page, access weather forecasts for major cities and regions of Japan with temperatures, humidity (hygrometry), wind, risk of rain or snow.
What is the weather like in Japanese cities?
By clicking on each link for the following cities, you can get free weather forecast for the next 10 days:
- Tokyo Weather Forecast
- Kyoto Weather Forecast
- Osaka Weather Forecast
- Nara Weather Forecast
- Hiroshima Weather Forecast (and Miyajima)
- Mount Fuji Weather Forecast
- Okinawa Weather Forecast
- Nikko Weather Forecast
- Fukuoka Weather Forecast (Kyushu)
- Kanazawa Weather Forecast
- Sapporo Weather Forecast (Hokkaido)
- Nagoya Weather Forecast
- Kobe Weather Forecast
- Yokohama Weather Forecast
- Sendai Weather Forecast (Tohoku)
More information about the weather and climate in Japan
If you are interested in the weather in Japan and the Japanese climate, we suggest reading posts under our 'Calendar & Climate in Japan' tag to go deeper.
Our article The best season to visit Japan answers to this question that many first-time travelers ask themselves.
Also read our numerous tips about the different seasons in Japan: