The best times to visit Kakegawa for ideal weather are

April 9th to July 8th

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



Other Kakegawa Travel Info

Weather in Kakegawa


Average temperatures in Kakegawa vary greatly. 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 31st 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 Kakegawa, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid August where highs are regularly around 87.1°F (30.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.1°F (25.1°C) at night.

Kakegawa Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Kakegawa Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Kakegawa Perceived Temperature (F)


Kakegawa Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Kakegawa 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 50.8 43.9 36.4
Feb 52.9 46.1 38
Mar 58 51 42.5
Apr 64.6 58.2 50.9
May 71.6 65.4 59.1
Jun 75.9 70.9 66.4
Jul 82.3 77.2 73.1
Aug 86 80.4 76.2
Sep 81.3 75.9 70.7
Oct 73.6 67.9 62
Nov 64.5 58.2 51.5
Dec 55.1 48.5 41.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 10.4 6.6 2.4
Feb 11.6 7.8 3.3
Mar 14.4 10.6 5.8
Apr 18.1 14.6 10.5
May 22 18.6 15.1
Jun 24.4 21.6 19.1
Jul 27.9 25.1 22.8
Aug 30 26.9 24.6
Sep 27.4 24.4 21.5
Oct 23.1 19.9 16.7
Nov 18.1 14.6 10.8
Dec 12.8 9.2 5.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Kakegawa are January, August, and then December. 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 mid June with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.

When can you find snow in Kakegawa? 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.

Chance of Precipitation

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

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 14% 0 2.9
Feb 26% 0 5.5
Mar 27% 0 6.2
Apr 31% 0 9.4
May 25% 0 8.3
Jun 35% 0 8.9
Jul 31% 0 8.3
Aug 17% 0 5.5
Sep 28% 0 10.1
Oct 25% 0 9.3
Nov 23% 0 6.6
Dec 19% 0 4.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 14 0 7.4
Feb 26 0 14
Mar 27 0 15.7
Apr 31 0 23.9
May 25 0 21.1
Jun 35 0 22.6
Jul 31 0 21.1
Aug 17 0 14
Sep 28 0 25.7
Oct 25 0 23.6
Nov 23 0 16.8
Dec 19 0 10.4


Humidity and Wind

Kakegawa has some extremely humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (47.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (85.3%).

Wind in Kakegawa is usually moderate. The windiest month is December, followed by January and March. December’s average wind speed of around 12 knots (13.8 MPH or 22.2 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” 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 19.8 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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 11.9 Significant breeze 18.2 Strong breeze
Feb 10.8 Gentle breeze 17.6 Strong breeze
Mar 11.3 Significant breeze 18.2 Strong breeze
Apr 9.5 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze
May 8.4 Gentle breeze 14.5 Strong breeze
Jun 7.4 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Jul 7.5 Gentle breeze 12.4 Strong breeze
Aug 6.9 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Sep 7.7 Gentle breeze 12.8 Strong breeze
Oct 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Nov 9.5 Gentle breeze 15.4 Strong breeze
Dec 12 Significant breeze 18.2 Strong breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 47.5%
Feb 52.5%
Mar 53.6%
Apr 63.8%
May 71%
Jun 82%
Jul 85.3%
Aug 81.5%
Sep 74.8%
Oct 66.1%
Nov 60.9%
Dec 52.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Kakegawa?

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 Kakegawa, Japan is May, followed by October and March. 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 Kakegawa in July. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 82.7 in July means 82.7% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Kakegawa Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 73.1°F (22.8°C) and 55.6°F (13.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 8 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 11 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Kakegawa, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 83.7°F (28.7°C) and 60.7°F (15.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 8 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Kakegawa to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 57.3°F (14.1°C) and 50.2°F (10.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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