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Overview of Ibaraki

“Technology and nature.”

Nestled on the Pacific coast, Ibaraki prefecture boasts an impressive 60-km long coastline perfect for surfing fans. It has a variety of nature parks and one of Japan’s most popular gardens, Kairaku-en, known for its plum blossoms. As the home of Japan’s most famous robotics university, Tsukuba University, the prefecture is home to a diversity of high-tech R&D industry married with beautiful agricultural landscapes.

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

Climate in Ibaraki

Annual temperature is roughly between 3°C (37°F) and 26°C (79°F). September expects the highest precipitation (about 210mm) while February is the snowiest month (about 10cm). July to September are the hottest months (about 25°C or 78°F), and January, February and December are the coldest months (about 3°C or 37°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

10-year average

Monthly Precipitation and Temperature

10-year average

Monthly Wind Speed

10-year average

Recommended Clothing

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