Kamikōchi weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Kamikōchi

The best time to visit in Kamikōchi in Japan is from June until September, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Kamikōchi is 27°C in August and the lowest is 0°C in January. The weather and climate of Kamikōchi is suitable for a winter sports.

Kamikōchi has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Kamikōchi 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 Kamikōchi by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 0 2 6 12 19 22 26 27 22 17 10 3
Precipitation (mm) 54 53 77 66 70 89 101 76 74 77 52 70

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14 day weather forecast Kamikōchi

The weather for in Kamikōchi will be 4° till -1° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 9 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 0
Saturday 11 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 12 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
4.1 cm 3.6 mm 90% 3 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-11°
10.1 cm 8.6 mm 95% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-11°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0 cm 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 16 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Friday 17 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0.6 cm 0.5 mm 65% 2 m/s 1
Saturday 18 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
13.3 cm 11.2 mm 95% 1 m/s 1
Sunday 19 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-6°
6.4 cm 13.4 mm 95% 2 m/s 1
Monday 20 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
-17°
0 cm 0.4 mm 25% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 21 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
-15°
4.8 cm 4.1 mm 95% 3 m/s 1
Wednesday 22 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-12°
0 cm 1.3 mm 55% 2 m/s 1

Climate Kamikōchi

Kamikōchi has the continental climate prevailing. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Kamikōchi is 14° degrees and there is about 859 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 105 days a year with an average humidity of 79% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Kamikōchi

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 0 2 6 12 19 22 26 27 22 17 10 3
Night temp. (°C) -9 -9 -4 1 6 10 16 16 12 6 1 -5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 54 53 77 66 70 89 101 76 74 77 52 70
Days with rain 13 13 16 16 16 21 23 23 17 16 15 16
Days with snow 21 13 10 2 - - - - - - 2 15
Dry days - 2 5 12 15 9 8 8 13 15 13 -
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 6 8 10 11 11 10 11 9 7 7 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 2 3 4 5 6 5 4 3 2 2

Kamikōchi weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Kamikōchi? 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 Kamikōchi?

Kamikōchi is located in Japan. It lies in a straight line at 10,868 km from New York.

The coordinates of Kamikōchi are:

  • Latitude: 36.25
  • Longitude: 137.633333

The GPS coordinates are 36° 15' N, 137° 37' E

How long is the flight to Kamikōchi?

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

What are the nearest airports to Kamikōchi?

These are the airports closests to Kamikōchi:

  • Toyama Airport (60 km) – Toyama
  • Komatsu Airport (111 km) – Kanazawa
  • Nagoya Airport (128 km) – Nagoya

How big is Kamikōchi?

The area of Kamikōchi is around 243 km².

What is the currency of Kamikōchi?

In Kamikōchi 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 Kamikōchi?

The area code to call Kamikōchi is +81.