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:
Central Japan and Japanese Alps
Kansai and Western Japan
Data provided by 気象庁
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(sakura ohanami, cherry blossoms / hotness and humidity / momiji koyo, red maple trees / cold and dry).
Also read our numerous tips about the different seasons in Japan: