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Overview of Mie
“The Prefecture of Rebirth.”
The coastal prefecture of Mie is the birthplace of the ninja and of renowned Japanese poet, Matsuo Basho, widely considered to be the greatest haiku poet of all time. Mie is also the home of Ise Grand Shrine, a sacred place dedicated to the goddess, Amaterasu, Japan’s creator according to Japanese mythology. While around 2,000 years old, the shrine is rebuilt every 20 years to represent continual renewal. Mie is also known for rock structures called Meoto Iwa, literally “married rocks.”
Climate in Mie
Annual temperature is roughly between 6°C (43°F) and 26°C (80°F). September expects the highest precipitation (about 710mm). July to September are the hottest months (about 26°C or 78°F), and January, February and December are the coldest months (about 6°C or 43°F). Great care must be taken against heavy rains in the months of September, August and October.
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 Mie in the 2nd week of Aug.