What's the weather in Tokyo this week? Here we cover the weekly forecast for Tokyo plus Japan weather for the season. We also share tips on what to pack for Japan this month, plus some of the events happening now this season.
Read on as we cover this week's Japan weather forecast and more!
(Forecast information displayed is as of 7 a.m. JST, March 20, 2023.)
What's the weather like in Tokyo this week?
Tokyo weather forecast for March 20–26
For Tokyo, this week will have mostly cloudy weather with occasional scattered showers. The temperature will range between 14 to 22°C. You should bring clothes that are comfortable for chilly, damp weather, such as a light jacket, long-sleeved shirts, and pants. Don't forget to bring an umbrella or raincoat in case of rain.
- Warm clothes you can layer and a jacket
- Warm hat
- Long-sleeved shirts
- Jeans or warm slacks
- Warm, comfortable sneakers or walking shoes are recommended
This week: Enjoy cherry blossoms!
Great news - the cherry blossom season in Japan has finally begun! Stay tuned on our Facebook and Instagram pages as we share the beauty of this enchanting season.
What's the weather like in Japan this week?
Japan weather forecast for March 20–26
Looking at the weather forecast for the rest of Japan, most areas will see partly cloudy skies, with cooler temperatures warming up toward the weekend.
Northern Japan (Sapporo/Sendai)
This week in Sapporo, temperatures will be cool and variable. There will be clear skies at the beginning of the week with highs of 13-14°C, but the rest of the week will be mostly cloudy with occasional scattered showers. Temperatures will gradually decrease, with the weekend seeing highs of 5-7°C.
To stay comfortable during your trip, it is recommended to bring warm and layered clothing, such as a jacket, sweater, and long pants. A hat, gloves, and scarf may also be necessary for the colder days.
Meanwhile, this week in Sendai, temperatures will be mild and there will be a mix of clear and cloudy skies with occasional scattered showers. Highs will range from 11-18°C, with the warmest days at the beginning of the week.
To stay comfortable during your trip, it is recommended to bring layers such as a light jacket or sweater that can be added or removed depending on the weather. A waterproof jacket or umbrella may also be necessary for the days with scattered showers.
Central Japan (Osaka)
For Osaka, expect a mix of clear, cloudy, and rainy days throughout the week. Temperatures will range from a high of 14°C to 20°C. It is advised to bring light layers, such as a light jacket or sweater, as well as a waterproof jacket or umbrella to prepare for the occasional scattered showers. Overall, the weather is mild and comfortable, with mostly cloudy days towards the end of the week.
For the week in Fukuoka, there will be a mix of clear, cloudy and mostly cloudy days, with occasional scattered showers and some rain. Temperatures will range between 16°C and 22°C. It's advisable to bring a light, waterproof jacket or sweater for cooler mornings and evenings.
In Naha, it will be mostly cloudy with frequent scattered showers throughout the week. Temperatures will be warm with highs ranging from 22°C on Monday to 26°C on Wednesday and Thursday, and then gradually cooling down to 24°C on Sunday. It's recommended to bring a light raincoat or umbrella and comfortable, breathable clothes that can handle rain.
Japan Cherry Blossom Forecast
Japan's official cherry blossom forecast was updated on March 16, and we are continually updating our content. Please check out the link below for more.
Source for forecast and images: Japan Meteorological Agency website, www.jma.go.jp
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