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Overview of Ehime

“Home of the Oldest Onsen in Japan.”

Historically at a strategic location to defend the country against pirates or Mongolian invaders, Ehime hosts a variety of castles, temples and hot springs (onsen). Its most popular onsen is Dogo Onsen, said to be Japan’s oldest onsen at more than 1,000 years old and were used previously by the emperor and other members of the imperial family. Matsuyama Castle is another attraction and is one of Japan’s twelve originally surviving castles.

You can read more about Ehime, its local attractions and must-see places as well as some navigational guides in Japan National Tourism Organization's Web Site.

Climate in Ehime

Annual temperature is roughly between 5°C (42°F) and 28°C (83°F). June expects the highest precipitation (about 250mm). July to September are the hottest months (about 27°C or 81°F), and January, February and December are the coldest months (about 5°C or 42°F).

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.

You can use the clock icon in each chart to select the week or day to display the data for.

Weather Summary

Of the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average

Hourly Temperature

Of the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average

Hourly Wind Speed

Of the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average

Hourly Sunshine Duration

Of the 2nd week of Aug, 10-year average

Top 10 Fine Weather Days of Aug

10-year average.

Monthly Weather

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Monthly Precipitation and Temperature

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Monthly Wind Speed

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Recommended Clothing

The following clothes are recommended for visiting Ehime in the 2nd week of Aug.