Ishigaki Island


Overview of Ishigaki Island

“Get lost in the beach or through a hike outdoor”

Ishigaki Island is the urban center and main island of the Yaeyama Islands offering numerous nice beaches perfect for a good snorkel or dive experience. The island has the highest mountain in the Okinawa prefecture and with its hilly landscape, it is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy a good hiking experience.

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

Climate in Ishigaki Island

Annual temperature is roughly between 18°C (65°F) and 29°C (85°F). October expects the highest precipitation (about 250mm). June to August are the hottest months (about 28°C or 83°F), and January, February and December are the coolest months (about 18°C or 65°F). Great care must be taken against heavy rains in the months of October, April and May.

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 Ishigaki Island in the 2nd week of Aug.