When is the best time to go to Miyajima

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The chart above shows the best time of year to visit Miyajima, 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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Miyajima weather by month

Please note our recommendations for when to visit Miyajima 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

Miyajima January weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
7°C 60mm 4.1hrs 11.1hrs 16°C

January in Miyajima is generally reasonably dry with the temperature being cool.

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

January is in the winter in Miyajima and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 8°C (46°F), whilst at night 0°C (32°F) is normal.

On average January is the driest month of the year in Miyajima with around 60mm 2.4 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 19 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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February

Miyajima February weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
7°C 74mm 4.5hrs 11.8hrs 15°C

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

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

February is in the winter in Miyajima and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 8°C (47°F), whilst at night 0°C (33°F) is normal.

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Miyajima with around 74mm 2.9 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 4.5 hours of sunshine per day.

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March

Miyajima March weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
10°C 119mm 5.6hrs 12.7hrs 15°C

The weather in March in Miyajima is characteristically cool and damp.

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

March is in the spring in Miyajima and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 12°C (53°F), whilst at night 3°C (37°F) is normal.

On average March is the 3rd driest month of the year in Miyajima with around 119mm 4.7 inches of rain making it a damp 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 5.6 hours of sunshine per day.

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April

Miyajima April weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
15°C 171mm 6.2hrs 13.9hrs 16°C

Miyajima's weather in April is typically mild 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 an okay time to visit Miyajima.

April is in the spring in Miyajima and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 17°C (63°F), whilst at night 8°C (47°F) is normal.

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Miyajima with around 171mm 6.7 inches of rain making it a wet 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 6.2 hours of sunshine per day.

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May

Miyajima May weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
19°C 165mm 6.8hrs 14.8hrs 18°C

May is a wet month in Miyajima and the temperature is generally mild.

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

May is in the spring in Miyajima and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 21°C (71°F), whilst at night 13°C (55°F) is normal.

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Miyajima with around 165mm 6.5 inches of rain making it a wet 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 6.8 hours of sunshine per day.

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June

Miyajima June weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
22°C 282mm 5.5hrs 11.1hrs 21°C

Miyajima's weather in June is typically warm, humid and very wet in nature.

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 Miyajima.

June is in the summer in Miyajima and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 25°C (76°F), whilst at night 17°C (63°F) is normal.

On average June is the 6th driest month of the year in Miyajima with around 282mm 11.1 inches of rain making it a very 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 5.5 hours of sunshine per day.

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July

Miyajima July weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
26°C 261mm 6.1hrs 11.8hrs 25°C

July in Miyajima is generally very wet with the temperature being hot.

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

July is in the summer in Miyajima and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.

On average July is the 6th wettest month of the year in Miyajima with around 261mm 10.3 inches of rain making it a very 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 6.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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August

Miyajima August weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
27°C 140mm 7.1hrs 12.7hrs 27°C

The weather in August in Miyajima is characteristically hot, humid and wet.

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

August is in the summer in Miyajima and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Miyajima with around 140mm 5.5 inches of rain making it a wet 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 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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September

Miyajima September weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
23°C 187mm 5.5hrs 13.9hrs 26°C

Miyajima's weather in September is typically warm, humid and wet in nature.

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

September is in the fall / autumn in Miyajima and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 26°C (79°F), whilst at night 19°C (65°F) is normal.

On average September is the 4th wettest month of the year in Miyajima with around 187mm 7.4 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 5.5 hours of sunshine per day.

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October

Miyajima October weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
19°C 106mm 5.9hrs 14.8hrs 23°C

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

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

October is in the fall / autumn in Miyajima and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 21°C (70°F), whilst at night 12°C (54°F) is normal.

On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Miyajima with around 106mm 4.2 inches of rain making it a 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 5.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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November

Miyajima November weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
14°C 76mm 5hrs 11.1hrs 21°C

The weather in November in Miyajima is characteristically mild and reasonably dry.

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

November is in the fall / autumn in Miyajima and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 16°C (60°F), whilst at night 7°C (45°F) is normal.

On average November is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Miyajima with around 76mm 3 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 hours of sunshine per day.

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December

Miyajima December weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
9°C 47mm 4.3hrs 11.8hrs 18°C

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

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

December is in the winter in Miyajima and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 10°C (51°F), whilst at night 2°C (36°F) is normal.

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Miyajima with around 47mm 1.9 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 4.3 hours of sunshine per day.

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Miyajima weather stats

Miyajima weather statistics
Hottest month: August 29.8°C 85.6°F
Driest month: December 47mm 1.9ins
Sunniest month: August 7.1hrs
Coldest month: January 7.4°C 45.3°F
Wettest month: June 282mm 11.1ins
Warmest sea: August 27.1°C 80.8°F
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