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Overview of Aomori
“Magnificent Cherry Blossoms and Symbol of Buddhist Hell.”
As the northernmost prefecture on Japan’s main island Honshu, Aomori prefecture is home to the Hirosaki Castle which is one of the top spots to have a magnificent view of cherry blossoms during spring. Another unique attraction in the prefecture is Mount Osore, which is said to symbolize Buddhist hell, nestled by the shores of a highly sulfuric lake.
Climate in Aomori
Annual temperature is roughly between -1°C (29°F) and 23°C (74°F). December expects the highest precipitation (about 170mm) while January is the snowiest month (about 210cm). July to September are the warmest months (about 22°C or 72°F), and January, February and December are the coldest months (about -1°C or 29°F). Great care must be taken against heavy snows during winter.
You can get more climate information with the following charts created by processing the weather observation data for the past 10 years. Please note that this is not a weather forecast. For more information about the data please read this page.
Weather SummaryOf the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average
Hourly TemperatureOf the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average
Hourly Wind SpeedOf the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average
Hourly Sunshine DurationOf the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average
Top 10 Fine Weather Days of Aug10-year average.
Monthly Weather10-year average
Monthly Precipitation and Temperature10-year average
Monthly Wind Speed10-year average
The following clothes are recommended for visiting Aomori in the 2nd week of Aug.