The best times to visit Fukuyama for ideal weather are
September 17th to November 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Fukuyama Travel Guide
Weather in Fukuyama
Average temperatures in Fukuyama vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 28th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Fukuyama, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 92.9°F (33.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.3°F (24.6°C) at night.
Fukuyama Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Fukuyama Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Fukuyama Perceived Temperature (F)
Fukuyama Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Fukuyama Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Fukuyama are January, October, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 2nd.
When can you find snow in Fukuyama? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Fukuyama.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Fukuyama (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Fukuyama has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (53.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (69.1%).
Wind in Fukuyama is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and August. April’s average wind speed of around 3.7 knots (4.3 MPH or 6.9 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early March where average top sustained speeds reach 8.9 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Fukuyama.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||3.3||Barely noticeable||7.6||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||3.3||Barely noticeable||7.3||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||3.6||Barely noticeable||8.4||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||3.7||Barely noticeable||8.3||Gentle breeze|
|May||3.4||Barely noticeable||7.4||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||3.2||Barely noticeable||6.9||Light breeze|
|Jul||3.4||Barely noticeable||7.6||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||3.4||Barely noticeable||7.3||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||3.2||Barely noticeable||6.6||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||3.1||Barely noticeable||6.6||Light breeze|
|Nov||3||Barely noticeable||6.7||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||3.4||Barely noticeable||7.6||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Fukuyama?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe, except in a few regions. As of Jan 18, 2018 there are regional travel advisories for Japan; exercise normal security precautions and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Fukuyama, Japan is February, followed by March and July. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Fukuyama in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Fukuyama Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 78.5°F (25.8°C) and 53.5°F (11.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Fukuyama, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 87.7°F (30.9°C) and 59.1°F (15.1°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is too cold this time of year in Fukuyama to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 54.7°F (12.6°C) and 48.8°F (9.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.