Hakone weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Hakone

The best time to visit in Hakone in Japan is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Hakone is 28°C in August and the lowest is 7°C in January.

Hakone has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Hakone or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Hakone by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 7 8 11 16 20 23 27 28 25 20 15 10
Precipitation (mm) 38 60 101 104 83 95 94 64 132 118 66 55

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14 day weather forecast Hakone

The weather for in Hakone will be 11° till 10° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 0
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
2.2 mm 70% 2 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Friday 17 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
1.7 mm 65% 1 m/s 1
Saturday 18 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
0.3 mm 20% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 19 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Monday 20 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
0.1 mm 20% 1 m/s 1
Tuesday 21 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Wednesday 22 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1

Climate Hakone

Hakone has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Hakone is 17° degrees and there is about 1009 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 144 days a year with an average humidity of 78% and an UV-index of 4.

Climate table of Hakone

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 7 8 11 16 20 23 27 28 25 20 15 10
Night temp. (°C) 1 2 5 9 13 17 21 22 19 14 9 4
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 38 60 101 104 83 95 94 64 132 118 66 55
Days with rain 8 12 17 16 14 18 19 18 18 16 12 10
Days with snow 2 2 - - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 21 14 14 14 17 12 12 13 12 15 18 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 6 7 9 10 9 10 10 8 7 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 3 2 3
UV-index 2 2 3 4 5 6 6 6 5 4 3 2

Hakone weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Hakone? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Hakone?

Hakone is located in Japan. It lies in a straight line at 10,924 km from New York.

The coordinates of Hakone are:

  • Latitude: 35.189452
  • Longitude: 139.026489

The GPS coordinates are 35° 11' N, 139° 1' E

How long is the flight to Hakone?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Hakone is approximately 12 h. 20 min.

What are the nearest airports to Hakone?

These are the airports closests to Hakone:

  • Tokyo Haneda International Airport (79 km) – Tokyo
  • Hyakuri Airport (167 km) – Omitama
  • Nagoya Airport (191 km) – Nagoya

How big is Hakone?

The area of Hakone is around 164 km².

What is the currency of Hakone?

In Hakone the Japanese yen (JPY) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 9 December 2021

  • 1 Japanese yen = 103.83 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.010 Japanese yen
  • 10 Japanese yen = 1,038.34 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.10 Japanese yen
  • 100 Japanese yen = 10,383.40 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 0.96 Japanese yen

What is the area code of Hakone?

The area code to call Hakone is +81.