The best times to visit Higashihiroshima for ideal weather are

April 9th to June 24th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


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Weather in Higashihiroshima

Temperature

Average temperatures in Higashihiroshima vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice some of the year, but often too hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 26th 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 Higashihiroshima, 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 92.6°F (33.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78.2°F (25.7°C) at night.

Higashihiroshima Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Higashihiroshima Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Higashihiroshima Perceived Temperature (F)

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Higashihiroshima Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Higashihiroshima 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.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan49.241.133.9
Feb51.943.535.6
Mar57.84939.7
Apr66.857.948.1
May76.267.257.8
Jun80.973.967.4
Jul87.480.974.8
Aug90.883.176.7
Sep85.376.869.5
Oct7566.157.6
Nov63.45547.1
Dec52.744.737.5

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan9.65.11.1
Feb11.16.42
Mar14.39.44.3
Apr19.314.48.9
May24.619.614.3
Jun27.223.319.7
Jul30.827.223.8
Aug32.728.424.8
Sep29.624.920.8
Oct23.918.914.2
Nov17.412.88.4
Dec11.57.13.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Higashihiroshima are January, December, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th 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 4 days of significant precipitation the week of July 2nd.

When can you find snow in Higashihiroshima? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Higashihiroshima is often around around January 1st when fresh powder is deepest. 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.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Higashihiroshima.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Higashihiroshima (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan14%0.41.7
Feb22%03.1
Mar24%04.7
Apr28%05.2
May24%06.2
Jun31%07.9
Jul31%010.1
Aug24%05.5
Sep20%04.8
Oct17%04.8
Nov19%03.7
Dec16%0.42.9

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1414.3
Feb2207.9
Mar24011.9
Apr28013.2
May24015.7
Jun31020.1
Jul31025.7
Aug24014
Sep20012.2
Oct17012.2
Nov1909.4
Dec1617.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Higashihiroshima has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (48.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (65.8%).

Wind in Higashihiroshima is usually calm. The windiest month is October, followed by November and April. October’s average wind speed of around 7.7 knots (8.9 MPH or 14.3 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 14.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Higashihiroshima.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan6.4Light breeze12.3Significant breeze
Feb6.8Light breeze12.8Significant breeze
Mar7.2Gentle breeze13.8Significant breeze
Apr7.2Gentle breeze13.2Significant breeze
May6.6Light breeze11.9Significant breeze
Jun5.7Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze
Jul5.9Light breeze11Significant breeze
Aug6.3Light breeze11.3Significant breeze
Sep7.1Gentle breeze12.1Significant breeze
Oct7.7Gentle breeze13.2Significant breeze
Nov7.3Gentle breeze13Significant breeze
Dec6.8Light breeze13.2Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan54.6%
Feb52.6%
Mar50.3%
Apr48.3%
May50.3%
Jun63.2%
Jul65.8%
Aug61.7%
Sep57.9%
Oct54.7%
Nov56.6%
Dec56.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Higashihiroshima?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe, except in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 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. This advisory was last updated on Oct 01, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Higashihiroshima, 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 Higashihiroshima 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

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 48 in October means 48% of the tourists vs. February.

 

 

Overall Higashihiroshima 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 54.5°F (12.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 8 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 7 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Higashihiroshima, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 88°F (31.1°C) and 59°F (15°C), which will feel very nice 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 Higashihiroshima to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 54.7°F (12.6°C) and 49°F (9.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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