The best times to visit Urasoe for ideal weather are

October 29th to May 6th

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 Urasoe

Temperature

Average temperatures in Urasoe vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a chance of rain throughout most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd 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 Urasoe, the hottest months are July, August, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 89.5°F (31.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 80.7°F (27.1°C) at night.

Urasoe Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Urasoe 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.

Urasoe Perceived Temperature (F)

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Urasoe Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Urasoe 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 65.9 61.2 56.6
Feb 67.8 63 57.9
Mar 70.1 65 59.8
Apr 73.5 68.6 63.4
May 79.6 74.7 69.9
Jun 85.8 81.1 77.1
Jul 89.1 84.2 79.7
Aug 88.6 83.6 79.4
Sep 86.8 81.8 77.3
Oct 81.6 76.5 71.5
Nov 75.7 70.8 66.2
Dec 69.4 64.4 59.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 18.8 16.2 13.7
Feb 19.9 17.2 14.4
Mar 21.2 18.3 15.4
Apr 23.1 20.3 17.4
May 26.4 23.7 21.1
Jun 29.9 27.3 25.1
Jul 31.7 29 26.5
Aug 31.4 28.7 26.3
Sep 30.4 27.7 25.2
Oct 27.6 24.7 21.9
Nov 24.3 21.6 19
Dec 20.8 18 15.2


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Urasoe are July, January, 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 mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid August with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of August 6th.

When can you find snow in Urasoe? 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.

Chanceof Precipitation

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

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

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Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 18% 0 2.8
Feb 21% 0 4.8
Mar 23% 0 7.2
Apr 30% 0 7.6
May 32% 0 13.2
Jun 30% 0 8.7
Jul 16% 0 6.4
Aug 30% 0 9.8
Sep 28% 0 6
Oct 21% 0 6.4
Nov 20% 0 6.4
Dec 19% 0 3.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 18 0 7.1
Feb 21 0 12.2
Mar 23 0 18.3
Apr 30 0 19.3
May 32 0 33.5
Jun 30 0 22.1
Jul 16 0 16.3
Aug 30 0 24.9
Sep 28 0 15.2
Oct 21 0 16.3
Nov 20 0 16.3
Dec 19 0 9.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Urasoe has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is December (61.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (78.2%).

Wind in Urasoe is usually moderate. The windiest month is June, followed by July and October. June’s average wind speed of around 9.7 knots (11.1 MPH or 17.9 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 early to mid July where average top sustained speeds reach 16.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Feb 8.4 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Mar 8.9 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Apr 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
May 8.3 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Jun 9.7 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Jul 9.3 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Aug 8.8 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
Sep 8.4 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Oct 9.1 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Nov 7.9 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Dec 8.3 Gentle breeze 13.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 62.6%
Feb 67.4%
Mar 67.5%
Apr 70.6%
May 74.2%
Jun 78.2%
Jul 72.4%
Aug 73.4%
Sep 71.6%
Oct 69.8%
Nov 67.6%
Dec 61.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Urasoe?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe, except in a few regions. As of Dec 12, 2018 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


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Urasoe, Japan is July, followed by April and November. 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 Urasoe in September. 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 56.9 in September means 56.9% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Urasoe Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 82.5°F (28.1°C) and 67.6°F (19.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 10 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 quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 5 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Urasoe, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 87.5°F (30.8°C) and 72.3°F (22.4°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 fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Urasoe to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 70.5°F (21.4°C) and 64.9°F (18.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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