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Overview of Shizuoka

“In full view of Mt. Fuji.”

Shizuoka is the proud home of the southern half of the iconic Mt. Fuji, Japan’s most globally recognized feature, and the Izu Peninsula, a massive area boasting a wide array of hot spring (onsen) resorts and beaches along with a dramatic coastline of sea cliffs and rugged mountains. The prefecture is Japan’s biggest producer of tea and is home to the musical instrument and motorcycle industries.

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

Climate in Shizuoka

Annual temperature is roughly between 6°C (43°F) and 27°C (81°F). September expects the highest precipitation (about 330mm). July to September are the hottest months (about 26°C or 79°F), and January, February and December are the coldest months (about 6°C or 43°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.

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 Shizuoka in the 2nd week of Aug.