Overview of Yamaguchi

“Down to the bottom of Honshu Island.”

Located on the bottom of Japan’s main island, Yamaguchi is home to a variety of temples with beautiful autumn leaves during the season. Its most famous landmark is the Kintaikyo Bridge, a wooden bridge features a unique Edo-era design and built without any nails. It is also home to the former samurai town of Hagi and an enormous cave of limestone called Akiyoshido.

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

Climate in Yamaguchi

Annual temperature is roughly between 3°C (39°F) and 27°C (82°F). July expects the highest precipitation (about 360mm) while January is the snowiest month (about 20cm). 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 39°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 Yamaguchi in the 2nd week of Aug.