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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.
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.
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 Ehime in the 2nd week of Aug.