Best time to visit Tokyo

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When is the best time to visit Tokyo?

The best time to visit Tokyo is May based on the following average weather conditions.

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Max Day Temperature (°C)

  • 10°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Tokyo10
    Jan
  • 10°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Tokyo10
    Feb
  • 13°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Tokyo13
    Mar
  • 19°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Tokyo19
    Apr
  • 23°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Tokyo23
    May
  • 25°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Tokyo25
    Jun
  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Tokyo29
    Jul
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Tokyo31
    Aug
  • 27°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Tokyo27
    Sep
  • 21°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Tokyo21
    Oct
  • 17°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Tokyo17
    Nov
  • 12°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Tokyo12
    Dec

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The weather guide for Japan (Tokyo) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Which is the hottest month in Tokyo?

The hottest time of year in Tokyo is normally August. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 31°C with high heat and humidity.

Which month has the most rain in Tokyo?

In terms of rainfall, June is usually the wettest month in Tokyo with 181mm on average. There are normally 20 days in June with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Tokyo?

The sunniest time of year in Tokyo is normally January with bright sunshine on average for 59% of daylight hours; that's 6 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Tokyo?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Tokyo in August when the water temperature reaches 26°C.

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