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In late April, tourists walking in Goryokaku Park, watching beautiful cherry blossoms, Hakodate, Hokkaido = Shutterstock

April

2020/5/30

Hokkaido Weather in April! Temperature, rain, clothes

On this page, I will discuss the weather in Hokkaido during the month of April. The weather of Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. In Hokkaido, snow may still fall even in April. It gets much warmer during the day but sometimes it is pretty cold, so take caution. This article contains many pictures that will help you imagine the weather in April in Hokkaido, so please refer to them. Below are articles about the monthly weather in Hokkaido. Use the slider to select the month you wish to know more about. Below are articles about the weather in Tokyo and Osaka in April. Tokyo and Osaka have different weather conditions from Hokkaido, so please be careful. Q & A about Hokkaido in April Does snow fall in April in Hokkaido? In the first half of April, snow may fall in some cities such as Asahikawa and Sapporo. However, in urban areas, you will generally find it difficult to find snow covered landscapes. On the other hand, snow still falls in the mountains. You can still enjoy winter sports at Niseko and other ski resorts. How cold is Hokkaido in April? The temperature of Hokkaido will gradually rise in April. By mid-April, the daytime maximum temperature will exceed 10 degrees Celsius. In urban areas such as Sapporo, cherry blossoms begin to bloom in late April as spring comes. What kind of clothes should we wear in April in Hokkaido? In early April, you need a coat and gloves. Snow boots are preferable to sneakers. In ...

Tourists under cherry blossom tree at osaka castle in spring season osaka japan = Shutterstock

April

2020/5/30

Osaka Weather in April! Temperature, rain, clothes

In Japan it is the spring tourist season from April to May. Because there are many warm and comfortable days, the tourist spots are crowded with people from home and abroad. Osaka is also experiencing peak tourist season from April. If you plan on staying in Osaka in April, what kind of clothes should you prepare? On this page, I will discuss the weather of Osaka in April to give you an idea. Below are articles about the monthly weather in Osaka. Use the slider to select the month you wish to know more about. Below are articles on the weather in Tokyo and Hokkaido in April. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Osaka, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Osaka. Weather in Osaka in April (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Osaka in April ※ Based on the data released by the Japan Meteorological Agency. Both high and low temperature data are averages over the past 30 years (1981-2010) The climate of Osaka is roughly the same as other major cities in Honshu such as Tokyo. In April, days that exceed 20 degree high temperatures are abundant. The weather is generally good so you can go around sightseeing spots comfortably. It is warm, so you probably won’t need jumpers and such during the day. However, in the evening the temperature will be lower by more than 10 degrees from noon temperatures. If you are outdoors at night for the purpose of viewing the cherry blossoms, I ...

The woman who reads a book under the cherry tree = Shutterstock

April

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in April! Temperature, rain, clothes

If you go to Tokyo in April, you will likely enjoy a pleasant trip. Tokyo has a mild spring climate in April. The temperature is comfortable. In early April you can also enjoy cherry blossoms. Based on the weather data released by the Japan Weather Association, I will give a brief introduction on Tokyo weather in April. Below are articles about the monthly weather in Tokyo. Use the slider to select the month you wish to know more about. Below are articles about the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in April. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. For spring clothes, please refer to the following article. Weather in Tokyo in April (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in April ※ Based on the data released by the Japan Meteorological Agency. Both high and low temperature data are averages over the past 30 years (1981-2010) After late March, the temperature in Tokyo will rise significantly. In April, there are days when the maximum temperature exceeds 25 degrees. It's warm, so you will no longer see people wearing a coat in the city. However, there are days when it gets cold at night. Therefore, if you go to see cherry blossoms at night, take a spring coat or a jumper. As it may rain in April, please carry an umbrella. Sometimes it feels hot in late April. In town, people who warm easily will begin to wear short sleeve clothes. ...

Cherry blossoms at the Hirosaki Castle Park in Hirosaki, Aomori, Japan = Shutterstock

April

2020/5/27

April in Japan! Snowy landscape, cherry blossoms, nemophilia ....

In April, beautiful cherry blossoms bloom in various places in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and other cities. These places are crowded with people who go out to see them. After that, a fresh green will fill these cities with the new season. Soon, you will find much more moss as well as blooming nemophila. In April you will enjoy a very pleasant trip. On this page, I will introduce to you what kind of trip you can expect in April. Information of Tokyo, Osaka, Hokkaido in April If you plan on going to Tokyo, Osaka or Hokkaido in April, please click an image from the slider below for more information.   You can enjoy spring skiing at some ski areas. In general, the Japanese archipelago enters spring in April every year, but some ski resorts continue to operate in Hokkaido and Honshu’s mountainous areas. Here, you can enjoy spring skiing. If you are traveling with children, you can try sledding or simply playing in the snow at the ski slopes. Spring skiing is somewhat different from winter skiing. In the winter you will likely ski in very cold weather. In contrast, the temperature is a bit warmer in the spring. Outside of the ski resort the snow melts quicker and there is sometimes only a little snow on the roads and areas around your hotel. You may ski while being able to enjoy greenery nearby. Even ski resorts often have rain in April. You cannot easily enjoy very snowy landscapes found in the winter season. If ...

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