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Snow sculpture at Sapporo Snow Festival site on February in Sapporo, Hokkaido, japan. The Festival is held annually at Sapporo Odori Park = Shutterstock

February

2020/5/30

Hokkaido Weather in February! Temperature, rain, clothes

In February, a lot of winter festivals are held in Hokkaido, including the Sapporo Snow Festival. For this reason, there are many people going to Hokkaido at this time. However, in February, Hokkaido is very cold. If you plan to travel in February, please do not forget enough protection from the cold. On this page I will provide details about the weather of Hokkaido in February. This article contains a lot of pictures to help you imagine the weather in February in Hokkaido, so please refer to them. Below are articles about the monthly weather in Hokkaido. Slide through and select the month you want to know more about. Below are articles about the weather in Tokyo and Osaka in February. Tokyo and Osaka have different weather conditions from Hokkaido, so please be careful. Q & A about Hokkaido in February Does snow fall in February in Hokkaido? It snows very well in Hokkaido in February. There may be a lot of snow piled up. How cold is Hokkaido in February? February is a very cold time along with January. Especially in the first half of February, the daytime maximum temperature is almost below freezing. What kind of clothes should we wear in February in Hokkaido? In February, in Hokkaido you need full-fledged winter clothing. For winter clothes in Hokkaido, please refer to the following article. When is the best time to visit Hokkaido? If you want to enjoy the snowy winter landscapes, January and February are the best months. In early February, winter festivals ...

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal Studios Japan. Universal Studios Japan is a theme park in Osaka, Japan = Shutterstock

February

2020/5/30

Osaka Weather in February! Temperature, rain, clothes

If you are traveling in Osaka during February it will be pretty cold. There is almost no snow, but walking outdoors will make your body very cold. Please do not forget to put winter clothes in your suitcase, such as coats. On this page, I will explain Osaka weather in February. Below are articles about the monthly weather in Osaka. Select the month you’d like to know more about. Below are articles on the weather in Tokyo and Hokkaido in February. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. Weather in Osaka in February (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Osaka in February ※ 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) When it is cold, disposable body warmers are very useful = Adobe Stock In Osaka, it is the coldest time of the year from late January to early February. Sometimes it snows, however there is almost no snow accumulation. There are many sunny days in February but the wind is very cold. If you are not good at being in cold weather, it would be nice to have mufflers and gloves. If you go around temples and shrines then you will stay outdoors for a long period of time. Because your body will get cold, you should be careful. In Japanese drug stores and convenience stores, you can buy disposable body warmers as ...

On February, asian woman is enjoy traveling at Harajuku street market in Tokyo, Japan = Shutterstock

February

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in February! Temperature, rain, clothes

Tokyo has many sunny days in February but it is generally very cold. It's especially cold in the first half of February, so be careful not to forget your coat. On this page I will provide some useful information on what kind of clothes you should pack based on the weather data of February 2018, released by the Japan Weather Association. Below are articles about the monthly weather in Tokyo. Use the slider to select the month you want to know about.  Below are articles on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in February. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. For winter clothes, please refer to the following article. Weather in Tokyo in February (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in February ※ 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) Together with January, February is the coldest period in Japan. Early February and mid February, it is not uncommon for the lowest temperature to fall below freezing. There are many sunny days, but it is very cold when the wind is strong. It rarely snows, however, once it does it disturbs transportation and trains can be delayed. At the end of February, it will begin to transition from winter to spring. The weather becomes somewhat unstable and cloudy days will increase. If you plan to move from Tokyo to Hokkaido, Nagano ...

SideArm or sow Festival, Yokote, Akita, Japan = Adobe Stock

February

2020/5/27

February in Japan! How to enjoy the beautiful winter world

February is the coldest time in Japan. Except for a few areas such as Okinawa, you need a coat or jumper when walking in the city. At this time, ski resorts are at their best conditions. In snowy areas, you can see the beautiful snowy scenery that you might see on a guide book. In addition to these things, there is another fun thing when you travel in February. Winter festivals are held in various parts of Japan. On this page, I will mainly introduce these winter festivals. Information of Tokyo, Osaka, Hokkaido in February If you plan on going to Tokyo, Osaka or Hokkaido in February, please follow a link below for more details.   Winter festivals held every February Here are the winter festivals I would like to recommend to you. Yokote Kamakura Snow Festival First of all, let me start with the famous festival held every year in Yokote, Akita Prefecture in northern Honshu. In mid-February every year, locals hold the "Yokote Kanakurasa Festival" as seen in the top photo. A "Kamakura" is a small dome made of snow. Since there is a lot of snow every year in Yokote City, people harden the snow and cut through it to make "Kamakura". During this festival period, in Yokote City, 100 "Kamakura" with a height of about 3 meters are made. As can be seen in the picture below, there are also many small "Kamakura”. In a Kamakura local people may welcome you and give you warm drinks with rice cakes. On cold nights, ...

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