Overview of Tochigi

“Historic Nikko within nature and onsen.”

Tochigi boasts a variety of well-known tourist spots. Its most popular attraction is the town of Nikko, a UNESCO World Heritage site, housing some of Japan’s most popular temples and shrines. This site is also thought to be one of the best spots for autumn leaves. Tochigi is also home to popular hot springs (onsen) resorts like Kinugawa and Nasu-Shiobara. Mt. Nasu, an active volcano and surrounded by an area of famous hot springs (onsen), is also located in Tochigi.

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

Climate in Tochigi

Annual temperature is roughly between 2°C (36°F) and 26°C (79°F). September expects the highest precipitation (about 240mm) while February is the snowiest month (about 20cm). July to September are the hottest months (about 25°C or 78°F), and January, February and December are the coldest months (about 2°C or 36°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

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Monthly Wind Speed

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Recommended Clothing

The following clothes are recommended for visiting Tochigi in the 2nd week of Aug.