When is the best time to go to Kurashiki

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The chart above shows the best time of year to visit Kurashiki, Japan. These are based on an analysis of weather averages such as temperature, rainfall and number of hours of sunshine. These ratings are based solely on the climate and do not take into account other factors such as accommodation prices and how busy it is likely to be.

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Kurashiki weather by month

Please note our recommendations for when to visit Kurashiki are based solely on the weather and do not take into accounts accommodation prices, how busy it will be and what events are on.

January

Kurashiki January weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
8°C 43mm 4.9hrs 11hrs

The climate in Kurashiki during January can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of quite acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Kurashiki.

January is in the winter in Kurashiki and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 8°C (47°F), whilst at night 0°C (32°F) is normal.

On average January is the driest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 43mm 1.7 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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February

Kurashiki February weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
8°C 53mm 5hrs 11.8hrs

February in Kurashiki is generally reasonably dry with the temperature being cool.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of pretty acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Kurashiki.

February is in the winter in Kurashiki and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 9°C (48°F), whilst at night 0°C (33°F) is normal.

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 53mm 2.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5 hours of sunshine per day.

Kurashiki weather in February »

March

Kurashiki March weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
11°C 77mm 5.8hrs 12.8hrs

The weather in March in Kurashiki is characteristically cool and reasonably dry.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of quite acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Kurashiki.

March is in the spring in Kurashiki and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 13°C (55°F), whilst at night 3°C (37°F) is normal.

On average March is the 3rd driest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 77mm 3 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 18 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.8 hours of sunshine per day.

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April

Kurashiki April weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
17°C 111mm 6.4hrs 13.9hrs

Kurashiki's weather in April is typically mild and damp in nature.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of reasonably acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Kurashiki.

April is in the spring in Kurashiki and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 19°C (66°F), whilst at night 9°C (47°F) is normal.

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 111mm 4.4 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 14 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 hours of sunshine per day.

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May

Kurashiki May weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
21°C 115mm 7hrs 14.8hrs

May is a damp month in Kurashiki and the temperature is generally warm.

It is perhaps a good month to visit Kurashiki, with some surprisingly good weather at this time of year.

May is in the spring in Kurashiki and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 23°C (74°F), whilst at night 13°C (56°F) is normal.

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 115mm 4.5 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 14 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day.

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June

Kurashiki June weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
24°C 183mm 5.8hrs 11hrs

June in Kurashiki is generally wet with the temperature being warm.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of relatively acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Kurashiki.

June is in the summer in Kurashiki and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 27°C (80°F), whilst at night 18°C (65°F) is normal.

On average June is the 6th driest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 183mm 7.2 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.8 hours of sunshine per day.

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July

Kurashiki July weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 170mm 6.5hrs 11.8hrs

July in Kurashiki is generally wet with the temperature being hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kurashiki for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

July is in the summer in Kurashiki and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average July is the 6th wettest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 170mm 6.7 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day.

Kurashiki weather in July »

August

Kurashiki August weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
29°C 96mm 7.6hrs 12.8hrs

The weather in August in Kurashiki is characteristically hot, humid and a little damp.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of reasonably acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Kurashiki.

August is in the summer in Kurashiki and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 96mm 3.8 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.6 hours of sunshine per day.

Kurashiki weather in August »

September

Kurashiki September weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
25°C 186mm 5.6hrs 13.9hrs

Kurashiki's weather in September is typically hot, humid and wet in nature.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of reasonably acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it a good time to visit Kurashiki.

September is in the fall / autumn in Kurashiki and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 28°C (82°F), whilst at night 20°C (67°F) is normal.

On average September is the 4th wettest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 186mm 7.3 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.6 hours of sunshine per day.

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October

Kurashiki October weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
20°C 97mm 5.8hrs 14.8hrs

October is a a little damp month in Kurashiki and the temperature is generally mild.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Kurashiki, with some extremely good weather at this time of year.

October is in the fall / autumn in Kurashiki and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 22°C (71°F), whilst at night 13°C (55°F) is normal.

On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 97mm 3.8 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.8 hours of sunshine per day.

Kurashiki weather in October »

November

Kurashiki November weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
15°C 63mm 5.2hrs 11hrs

Mild and reasonably dry weather often prevails in Kurashiki during the month of November

It is perhaps a good month to visit Kurashiki, with some particularly good weather at this time of year.

November is in the fall / autumn in Kurashiki and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 16°C (62°F), whilst at night 7°C (45°F) is normal.

On average November is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 63mm 2.5 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.2 hours of sunshine per day.

Kurashiki weather in November »

December

Kurashiki December weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
10°C 33mm 4.9hrs 11.8hrs

December in Kurashiki is generally reasonably dry with the temperature being cool.

It is perhaps a good month to visit Kurashiki, with some particularly good weather at this time of year.

December is in the winter in Kurashiki and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 11°C (52°F), whilst at night 2°C (36°F) is normal.

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Kurashiki with around 33mm 1.3 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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Kurashiki weather stats

Kurashiki weather statistics
Hottest month: August 31.8°C 89.2°F
Driest month: December 33mm 1.3ins
Sunniest month: August 7.6hrs
Coldest month: January 8.2°C 46.8°F
Wettest month: September 186mm 7.3ins
Warmest sea: August 27.3°C 81.1°F
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