The best times to visit Yugawara for ideal weather are

April 2nd to July 8th

or

September 10th to November 25th

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

 

 


Other Yugawara Travel Info

Weather in Yugawara

Temperature

Average temperatures in Yugawara 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 33rd 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 Yugawara, 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 89.9°F (32.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.3°F (24.6°C) at night.

Yugawara Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Yugawara 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.

Yugawara Perceived Temperature (F)

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Yugawara Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Yugawara 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)
Jan51.144.237.9
Feb52.14538.4
Mar58.350.543.2
Apr65.657.550.1
May7465.758.9
Jun77.770.665.3
Jul84.977.872.5
Aug87.880.275.1
Sep80.774.168.9
Oct71.865.960.8
Nov6357.151.8
Dec5548.742.8

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan10.66.83.3
Feb11.27.23.6
Mar14.610.36.2
Apr18.714.210.1
May23.318.714.9
Jun25.421.418.5
Jul29.425.422.5
Aug3126.823.9
Sep27.123.420.5
Oct22.118.816
Nov17.213.911
Dec12.89.36

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Yugawara 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 is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.

When can you find snow in Yugawara? 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 Yugawara.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan14%02.8
Feb24%04.3
Mar27%06.1
Apr30%07.5
May28%08.1
Jun36%09.7
Jul29%09.1
Aug18%06.1
Sep30%010.9
Oct24%08.6
Nov23%04.5
Dec19%03.9

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan1407.1
Feb24010.9
Mar27015.5
Apr30019.1
May28020.6
Jun36024.6
Jul29023.1
Aug18015.5
Sep30027.7
Oct24021.8
Nov23011.4
Dec1909.9

 

Humidity and Wind

Yugawara has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (46.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (72.4%).

Wind in Yugawara is usually calm. The windiest month is December, followed by March and January. December’s average wind speed of around 6.9 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 16.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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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
Jan6Light breeze13.9Significant breeze
Feb5.9Light breeze13.6Significant breeze
Mar6.7Light breeze15Significant breeze
Apr5.9Light breeze13.7Significant breeze
May5.2Light breeze11.9Significant breeze
Jun4.3Light breeze10.5Gentle breeze
Jul4.5Light breeze10.1Significant breeze
Aug4.4Light breeze9.8Gentle breeze
Sep4.5Light breeze10.7Significant breeze
Oct5.2Light breeze11.8Significant breeze
Nov5.4Light breeze12Significant breeze
Dec6.9Light breeze14.6Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan46.6%
Feb51.4%
Mar51.4%
Apr56.6%
May60.5%
Jun71.8%
Jul72.4%
Aug70.2%
Sep69.8%
Oct64.4%
Nov58.8%
Dec51%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Yugawara?

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 Yugawara, 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 Yugawara 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 Yugawara Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 76°F (24.4°C) and 53.2°F (11.8°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 5 to 11 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Yugawara, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 83.8°F (28.8°C) and 59.2°F (15.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 9 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 Yugawara to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.7°F (13.7°C) and 49.8°F (9.9°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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