Japan is a beautiful country to visit throughout the year. Spring, summer, autumn, and winter offer a unique experience. If you love the colorful autumn foliage and want to experience Japan’s exquisite beauty in autumn, September to November is a perfect time. Planning a trip to Japan is September? Here we are, with some amazing tips to make your travel experience a comfortable one. It is always better to check the weather in your travel destination, plan and pack your bags accordingly. If you are well prepared for the weather, you will feel comfortable and you tend to enjoy your stay just that much more. Here are the weather details for some main regions in Japan and what to wear in the month of September.
Average High: 20°C (68°F) Average Low: 12°C (53.6°F)
Compared to other regions in Japan, Hokkaido is much colder throughout the year. The autumn season starts in mid-September in Hokkaido and on average the temperature in September will be around 20°C to 12°C. This is a nice time to visit Hokkaido as the entire island becomes alluring with the fall colors and it is less crowded compared to the summer months. Carry some warm cloths which will cover and protect you from the cold. Long sleeves tops, trouser or jeans, long socks are perfect. Also, carry cardigans, thin jackets or sweatshirt and also wear long autumn boots or sports shoes. Sandals or flip-flops are not recommended. Carry an umbrella or some rain gear to protect yourself from occasional rainfall.
Average High: 23°C (73.4°F) Average Low: 14°C (57.2°F)
The Tohoku region consists of the Aomori Prefecture, Iwate Prefecture, Miyagi Prefecture, Akita Prefecture, Yamagata Prefecture, Fukushima Prefecture, and Niigata Prefecture. From September temperatures in the Tohoku region fall gradually. Average temperature in September will be 23°C to 14°C. Due to tropical cyclones, heavy rainfall on the pacific side of Tohoku is also common in this season. It is advisable to carry warm clothes or you can put on layers of cloths to make yourself warm and comfortable. Thin jackets, cardigans and sweatshirts are highly recommended. Do not forget your umbrella or rain gear if you are planning to visit Tohoku at this time of the year.
Average High: 26°C (78.8°F) Average Low: 20°C (68°F)
The Kanto region consists of the Chiba Prefecture, Gunma Prefecture, Ibaraki Prefecture, Kanagawa Prefecture, Saitama Prefecture, Tochigi Prefecture and Tokyo Metropolis. This region is generally worst hit by the typhoons in the months of August-September. The temperatures are high and humid in September. So, its best if you carry clothes of natural materials rather than synthetic ones. Also, carry thin jacket, rain gear or umbrella.
Average High: 29°C (84.2°F) Average Low: 21°C (69.8°F)
September still has some hot days in this area. Average temperatures are 29°C to 21°C in the month of September. Due to the typhoons, the weather here is quite unstable in the month of September. Layered clothing (with easy to take off cloths) is recommended in this kind of weather as you can adjust it according the unstable climate. It is a good idea to carry a cardigan or a windbreaker jacket as well.
Average High: 27°C (80.6°F) Average Low: 20°C (68°F)
The climate in Kyushu is often warm and pleasant in this time of the year though occasional typhoons may impact the climate making Kyushu windy during the typhoon season. The average temperatures are 27°C to 20°C in the month of September. It is always advisable to carry some long sleeves shirts or layers of cloths as it becomes cold in case of typhoons.
Average High: 30°C (86°F) Average Low: 25°C (77°F)
In Okinawa, the average temperature during the month of September will be 30°C to 25°C. September is also the typhoon season in this area but summer outfits can be worn comfortably in September as well. It is always good to carry a nice jacket, cardigan or a long sleeves shirt as the temperature changes radically during this month.