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Overview of Tottori
“Home of the Japanese desert.”
Japan’s least populated prefecture, Tottori is found on the coast of Sea of Japan. It is home to a lot of shrines and temples along with its most famous attraction, the Tottori Sand Dunes - part of the San'in Kaigan Global Geopark - Japan’s only major sand dunes. It is also home to the tallest mountain in the region, Mt. Daisen, which with its high and difficult peaks are used by climbers to practice for Mt. Everest.
Climate in Tottori
Annual temperature is roughly between 3°C (38°F) and 27°C (81°F). September expects the highest precipitation (about 290mm) while January is the snowiest month (about 70cm). July to September are the hottest months (about 26°C or 80°F), and January, February and December are the coldest months (about 3°C or 38°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 Tottori in the 2nd week of Aug.