When is the best time to go to Ōsaka

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

Please note our recommendations for when to visit Ōsaka 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

Ōsaka January weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
8°C 51mm 4.6hrs 11hrs

Cool and reasonably dry weather often prevails in Ōsaka during the month of January

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 Ōsaka.

January is in the winter in Ōsaka and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 9°C (48°F), whilst at night 1°C (35°F) is normal.

On average January is the driest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 51mm 2 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 4.6 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in January »

February

Ōsaka February weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
9°C 65mm 4.6hrs 11.8hrs

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

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

February is in the winter in Ōsaka and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 10°C (49°F), whilst at night 2°C (35°F) is normal.

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 65mm 2.6 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 4.6 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in February »

March

Ōsaka March weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
12°C 105mm 5.4hrs 12.8hrs

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

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

March is in the spring in Ōsaka and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 13°C (56°F), whilst at night 4°C (39°F) is normal.

On average March is the 3rd driest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 105mm 4.1 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 20 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.4 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in March »

April

Ōsaka April weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
18°C 140mm 6hrs 13.9hrs

Ōsaka's weather in April is typically mild and wet in nature.

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 Ōsaka.

April is in the spring in Ōsaka and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 20°C (68°F), whilst at night 10°C (50°F) is normal.

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 140mm 5.5 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 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in April »

May

Ōsaka May weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
22°C 143mm 6.6hrs 14.8hrs

May is a wet month in Ōsaka and the temperature is generally warm.

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

May is in the spring in Ōsaka and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 25°C (76°F), whilst at night 15°C (58°F) is normal.

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 143mm 5.6 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 6.6 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in May »

June

Ōsaka June weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
25°C 221mm 5.2hrs 11hrs

Ōsaka's weather in June is typically hot, humid and very wet in nature.

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

June is in the summer in Ōsaka and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 28°C (82°F), whilst at night 19°C (67°F) is normal.

On average June is the 6th driest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 221mm 8.7 inches of rain making it a very wet 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 5.2 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in June »

July

Ōsaka July weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 184mm 5.9hrs 11.8hrs

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

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

July is in the summer in Ōsaka and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

On average July is the 6th wettest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 184mm 7.2 inches of rain making it a wet 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 5.9 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in July »

August

Ōsaka August weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
30°C 117mm 6.9hrs 12.8hrs

The weather in August in Ōsaka is characteristically very hot, humid and damp.

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

August is in the summer in Ōsaka and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 33°C (92°F), whilst at night 25°C (76°F) is normal.

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 117mm 4.6 inches of rain making it a damp 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 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in August »

September

Ōsaka September weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
26°C 187mm 5.1hrs 13.9hrs

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

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

September is in the fall / autumn in Ōsaka and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 21°C (69°F) is normal.

On average September is the 4th wettest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 187mm 7.4 inches of rain making it a wet 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 5.1 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in September »

October

Ōsaka October weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
21°C 114mm 5.3hrs 14.8hrs

October is a damp month in Ōsaka and the temperature is generally warm.

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

October is in the fall / autumn in Ōsaka and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 23°C (73°F), whilst at night 14°C (57°F) is normal.

On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 114mm 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 5.3 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in October »

November

Ōsaka November weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
16°C 72mm 5hrs 11hrs

Ōsaka's weather in November is typically mild and reasonably dry in nature.

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

November is in the fall / autumn in Ōsaka and is typically the 2nd warmest 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 November is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 72mm 2.8 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry 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 5 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in November »

December

Ōsaka December weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
11°C 41mm 4.8hrs 11.8hrs

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

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

December is in the winter in Ōsaka and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cool 12°C (53°F), whilst at night 4°C (39°F) is normal.

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Ōsaka with around 41mm 1.6 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 4.8 hours of sunshine per day.

Ōsaka weather in December »

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Ōsaka weather statistics
Hottest month: August 32.9°C 91.2°F
Driest month: December 41mm 1.6ins
Sunniest month: August 6.9hrs
Coldest month: January 8.8°C 47.8°F
Wettest month: June 221mm 8.7ins
Warmest sea: August 27.7°C 81.9°F
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