The best times to visit Tokushima 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.

 

 


Other Tokushima Travel Info

Weather in Tokushima

Temperature

Average temperatures in Tokushima 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 30th 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 Tokushima, 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 91.9°F (33.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.1°F (25.1°C) at night.

Tokushima Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Tokushima 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.

Tokushima Perceived Temperature (F)

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Tokushima Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Tokushima 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)
Jan49.442.936
Feb51.444.537.1
Mar57.75041.3
Apr66.558.549.4
May75.267.158.7
Jun80.273.567.3
Jul87.180.374.6
Aug9082.676.5
Sep83.876.770.2
Oct7467.160
Nov63.756.849.4
Dec544739.8

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan9.76.12.2
Feb10.86.92.8
Mar14.3105.2
Apr19.214.79.7
May2419.514.8
Jun26.823.119.6
Jul30.626.823.7
Aug32.228.124.7
Sep28.824.821.2
Oct23.319.515.6
Nov17.613.89.7
Dec12.28.34.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tokushima are January, December, and then May. 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 Tokushima? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Tokushima 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 Tokushima.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan11%01.6
Feb21%0.42.5
Mar21%03.7
Apr25%04.4
May18%04.2
Jun34%08.5
Jul29%07.9
Aug23%010
Sep23%08.6
Oct26%08.7
Nov20%04.1
Dec14%02.9

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1104.1
Feb2116.4
Mar2109.4
Apr25011.2
May18010.7
Jun34021.6
Jul29020.1
Aug23025.4
Sep23021.8
Oct26022.1
Nov20010.4
Dec1407.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Tokushima has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (48.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (70.8%).

Wind in Tokushima is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8.1 MPH or 13 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 late April 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 Tokushima.

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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
Jan6.9Light breeze12.2Significant breeze
Feb7Gentle breeze12.4Significant breeze
Mar7Gentle breeze13Significant breeze
Apr6.9Light breeze13.2Significant breeze
May6.7Light breeze12.4Significant breeze
Jun5.7Light breeze10.8Gentle breeze
Jul6Light breeze11.2Significant breeze
Aug6Light breeze11.4Significant breeze
Sep6.2Light breeze11Significant breeze
Oct6Light breeze10.5Gentle breeze
Nov5.9Light breeze10.9Significant breeze
Dec6.7Light breeze12Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan48.5%
Feb50.5%
Mar49.8%
Apr51%
May54.8%
Jun67.6%
Jul70.8%
Aug66.6%
Sep62.7%
Oct58.6%
Nov56.9%
Dec51.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Tokushima?

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 Tokushima, 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 Tokushima 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 Tokushima 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 54.2°F (12.3°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 7 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Tokushima, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 86.3°F (30.2°C) and 60°F (15.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 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 Tokushima to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 55.9°F (13.3°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.

 

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