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Overview of Kagoshima
“The Island Life of Kagoshima.”
Kagoshima prefecture is in the southernmost tip of Kyushu Island and includes some strings of islands extending towards Taiwan. It is home to various active volcanoes like the Sakurajima whose frequent eruptions are visible from the main city. In one of its many islands, Yakushima, is a forest with trees said to date as far back as 7,000 years old.
Climate in Kagoshima
Annual temperature is roughly between 8°C (46°F) and 29°C (84°F). June expects the highest precipitation (about 670mm). July to September are the hottest months (about 28°C or 82°F), and January, February and December are the coldest months (about 8°C or 46°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 Kagoshima in the 2nd week of Aug.