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Overview of Kumamoto
“Outdoor Paradise in Kumamoto.”
Kumamoto is a rugged prefecture located in the middle of Kyushu Island. Its main attractions include: Mt. Aso, the largest active volcano in Japan, Suizenjikoen, considered to be one of Japan’s best gardens and Kumamoto Castle. Kumamoto Castle, Japan’s third largest castle, is more than 400 years old and an epitome of great defensive architecture. In its history, Kumamoto Castle has never been successfully taken over.
Climate in Kumamoto
Annual temperature is roughly between 5°C (41°F) and 28°C (83°F). June expects the highest precipitation (about 470mm). 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 41°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 Kumamoto in the 2nd week of Aug.