The best times to visit Miyazaki for ideal weather are

April 2nd to June 17th

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

 

 


Other Miyazaki Travel Info

Weather in Miyazaki

Temperature

Average temperatures in Miyazaki vary greatly. 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 Miyazaki, 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 90.6°F (32.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.5°F (24.7°C) at night.

Miyazaki Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Miyazaki 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.

Miyazaki Perceived Temperature (F)

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Miyazaki Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Miyazaki 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 54.9 45.4 35.2
Feb 57.6 48.5 38.6
Mar 62.8 53.8 43.4
Apr 69.6 60.8 50.9
May 76.4 68.4 59.6
Jun 79.1 73.2 67.5
Jul 88 81.1 74.8
Aug 89 81.9 75.9
Sep 83.7 76.5 69.8
Oct 76.1 67.8 59.3
Nov 67 58.1 49
Dec 58.1 48.6 38.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 12.7 7.4 1.8
Feb 14.2 9.2 3.7
Mar 17.1 12.1 6.3
Apr 20.9 16 10.5
May 24.7 20.2 15.3
Jun 26.2 22.9 19.7
Jul 31.1 27.3 23.8
Aug 31.7 27.7 24.4
Sep 28.7 24.7 21
Oct 24.5 19.9 15.2
Nov 19.4 14.5 9.4
Dec 14.5 9.2 3.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Miyazaki 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 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 Miyazaki? 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 Miyazaki.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 13% 0 2.4
Feb 29% 0 5
Mar 29% 0 5.4
Apr 25% 0 7.3
May 28% 0 7.4
Jun 56% 0 26.2
Jul 33% 0 12.6
Aug 38% 0 12.1
Sep 38% 0 11.3
Oct 22% 0 8.1
Nov 25% 0 5.7
Dec 16% 0 3.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 13 0 6.1
Feb 29 0 12.7
Mar 29 0 13.7
Apr 25 0 18.5
May 28 0 18.8
Jun 56 0 66.5
Jul 33 0 32
Aug 38 0 30.7
Sep 38 0 28.7
Oct 22 0 20.6
Nov 25 0 14.5
Dec 16 0 8.9

 

Humidity and Wind

Miyazaki has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is January (53.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (79.9%).

Wind in Miyazaki is usually calm. The windiest month is December, followed by January and April. December’s average wind speed of around 6.8 knots (7.9 MPH or 12.7 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 March where average top sustained speeds reach 13.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 6.8 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Feb 6.2 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Mar 6.6 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Apr 6.6 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
May 6.1 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Jun 5.5 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Jul 6.5 Light breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Aug 6.3 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Sep 5.5 Light breeze 10.4 Significant breeze
Oct 5.7 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Nov 5.6 Light breeze 10.2 Significant breeze
Dec 6.8 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 53.6%
Feb 59.2%
Mar 57.2%
Apr 59.5%
May 64.5%
Jun 79.9%
Jul 74%
Aug 74.6%
Sep 74.5%
Oct 68.5%
Nov 67%
Dec 58.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Miyazaki?

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 Miyazaki, 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 Miyazaki 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 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 Miyazaki Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 77.5°F (25.3°C) and 59.4°F (15.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 9 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 10 to 17 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Miyazaki, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 86.4°F (30.2°C) and 62.5°F (16.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 11 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 Miyazaki to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 60.4°F (15.8°C) and 54.4°F (12.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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