The best times to visit Mito for ideal weather are

April 23rd 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 Mito Travel Info

Weather in Mito

Temperature

Average temperatures in Mito vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 25th 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 Mito, 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 88.3°F (31.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.4°F (23°C) at night.

Mito Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Mito 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.

Mito Perceived Temperature (F)

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Mito Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Mito 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)
Jan48.237.627.2
Feb48.839.229
Mar55.445.634.8
Apr63.153.642.7
May72.26353.6
Jun76.468.962.1
Jul8476.269.8
Aug86.778.772
Sep79.972.165
Oct70.962.353.5
Nov61.251.741.9
Dec52.442.432

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan93.1-2.7
Feb9.34-1.7
Mar137.61.6
Apr17.3125.9
May22.317.212
Jun24.720.516.7
Jul28.924.621
Aug30.425.922.2
Sep26.622.318.3
Oct21.616.811.9
Nov16.210.95.5
Dec11.35.80

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Mito are January, December, and then November. 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 Mito? Weather stations report a bit of annual snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Mito is often around around February 5th 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 Mito.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan12%01.6
Feb24%1.94.2
Mar26%03.9
Apr31%05.7
May28%06.3
Jun32%05.7
Jul29%05.6
Aug20%03.7
Sep26%07.1
Oct25%07.6
Nov17%03.4
Dec17%02.6

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1204.1
Feb244.810.7
Mar2609.9
Apr31014.5
May28016
Jun32014.5
Jul29014.2
Aug2009.4
Sep26018
Oct25019.3
Nov1708.6
Dec1706.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Mito has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (48.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (75.3%).

Wind in Mito is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and May. April’s average wind speed of around 5.4 knots (6.2 MPH or 10 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 11.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan3.8Barely noticeable7.9Gentle breeze
Feb4.5Light breeze9.4Gentle breeze
Mar5.1Light breeze10.2Gentle breeze
Apr5.4Light breeze10.9Gentle breeze
May4.9Light breeze9.6Gentle breeze
Jun4.4Light breeze8.5Gentle breeze
Jul4.4Light breeze8.4Gentle breeze
Aug4.3Light breeze8.3Gentle breeze
Sep4.5Light breeze9Gentle breeze
Oct4.2Light breeze8.4Gentle breeze
Nov3.5Barely noticeable7.3Gentle breeze
Dec3.7Barely noticeable7.7Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan48.3%
Feb52.4%
Mar52.5%
Apr59.3%
May64.1%
Jun74.7%
Jul75.3%
Aug73.7%
Sep73.4%
Oct69.5%
Nov65.7%
Dec56.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Mito?

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 Mito, Japan is January, followed by March and April. 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 Mito in December. 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 73.3 in December means 73.3% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Mito Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.4°F (23.6°C) and 50.2°F (10.1°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 moderate precipitation with 6 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Mito, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 83.1°F (28.4°C) and 56.9°F (13.8°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 8 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 Mito to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 55.6°F (13.1°C) and 47.1°F (8.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 7 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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