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Overview of Iriomote Island
“Discover the wild beauty of a lush, tropical jungle”
Iriomote Island is the largest of the Yaeyama Islands in Okinawa and considered to be one of the wildest places in Japan, with majority of the island covered by dense, mountainous forests. It houses an endangered species of leopard known as the Iriomote cat. Popular activities include an exciting cruise up a jungle river and hiking and kayaking through its wild jungle.
Climate in Iriomote Island
Annual temperature is roughly between 18°C (64°F) and 29°C (84°F). August expects the highest precipitation (about 300mm). June to August are the hottest months (about 28°C or 82°F), and January, February and December are the coolest months (about 18°C or 64°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 Iriomote Island in the 2nd week of Aug.