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Tokyo Weather in October! Temperature, rain, clothes

If you are planning to travel in Tokyo in October, that is a wonderful thing, I strongly agree. Tokyo in October is comfortable. You can travel around various sights. On this page, I will explain the weather in Tokyo in October.

Below are articles about the monthly weather in Tokyo. Use the slider to select the month you wish to know more about.

Crowd of Hatsumode at Meiji Jingu Shrine in Tokyo, Japan on January. Hatsumode is the first Shinto shrine or Buddhist temple visit of the Japanese New Year = Shutterstock

January

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in January! Temperature, rain, clothes

In January, Tokyo is very cold, so you need a coat or a jumper. The weather is consistent and you will experience a nice sunny day more often than not. There is almost no snow, but if it snows, train service may be suspended. On this page, I will discuss Tokyo weather data in January. Through this information, I hope you can get an idea of Tokyo weather in January. Below are articles about the monthly weather in Tokyo. Click on an article if you want to know more. Below are articles on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in January. If you plan to go to Hokkaido and also Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. For winter clothes, please refer to the following article. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in January (overview)Tokyo weather in early January (2018)Tokyo weather in the middle of January (2018)Tokyo weather in late January (2018) Weather in Tokyo in January (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in January ※ 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) Tokyo in January is pretty cold. There is not much snow like Hokkaido, but there are days when the lowest temperature is below freezing. Even during the day, most people cannot spend much time outside without a coat. It does not rain much in January. Instead you can expect very beautiful blue skies. Because it does not rain, the air ...

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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. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in February (overview)Tokyo weather in early February (2018)Tokyo weather in the middle of Fabruary (2018)Tokyo weather in late Fabruary (2018) 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 ...

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Outdoor panoramic scenic view of front enter Sensoji shrine crowded with queuing believers in Sensoji temple on March, Asakusa, Tokyo = Shutterstock

March

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in March! Temperature, rain, clothes

In Tokyo, the weather is unstable as March is a time to shift from winter to spring. If you plan to travel to Tokyo in March, please do not forget your umbrella. On this page, I will tell you about the weather in Tokyo during the month of March based on weather data released by the Japan Weather Association. Below are articles about the monthly weather in Tokyo. Select the month you want to know more about from the slider. Below are articles about the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in March. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Osaka, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in March (overview)Tokyo weather in early March (2018) Tokyo weather in the middle of March (2018)Tokyo weather in late March (2018) Weather in Tokyo in March (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in March ※ 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) In March, warm air flows up from the South. For this reason, the wind is generally strong in March. There are many cloudy days and it rains a lot. The maximum temperature sometimes exceeds 20 degrees. However, it is not yet completely spring. The following day can sometimes drop by about 10 degrees and you could be trembling with cold. Through a cycle of warm and cold weather it will gradually become spring in this way. In ...

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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. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in April (overview)Tokyo weather in early April (2018)Tokyo weather in the middle of April (2018)Tokyo weather in late April (2018) 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 ...

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May

2020/6/14

Tokyo Weather in May! Temperature, rain, clothes

If you go to Tokyo in May the climate is likely to be very comfortable. It is a perfect climate for visiting sightseeing spots, so be sure to take advantage when possible. However, the weather will become a bit unstable in late May. On this page, I will discuss the weather of Tokyo in May based on the weather data released by the Japan Weather Association. 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 on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in May. 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. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in May (overview)Tokyo weather in early May (2018)Tokyo weather in the middle of May (2018)Tokyo weather in late May (2018) Weather in Tokyo in May (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in May ※ 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) If you go to Tokyo in May, you will enjoy a quite comfortable trip. As the graph above shows, in early and mid-May, the days in Tokyo are not too hot or too cold. When exercising, you may break a sweat. However, it is not as hot as the summer yet. You may be fine wearing short-sleeved shirts during the ...

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People lining up for the bus during a rainy night at Shibuya station. The rainy season, locally known as tsuyu or baiyu, begins the from June until mid July in Japan = Shutterstock

June

2020/6/17

Tokyo Weather in June! Temperature, rain, clothes

There are many rainy days in Tokyo during the month of June. Humidity is high and the temperature rises steadily. Therefore, in June, you need to have some clothes that you can use when the weather I muggy. An umbrella is also a necessity during this rainy season. On this page, referencing the weather data released by the Japan Weather Association, I will introduce you to the weather in Tokyo for June. 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 concerning the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in June. 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 and summer clothes, please refer to the following articles. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in June (overview)Tokyo weather in early June  2018 (2017)Tokyo weather in the middle of June 2018 (2017)Tokyo weather in late June 2018 (2017) Weather in Tokyo in June (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in June ※ 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) In Tokyo, the rainy season usually starts in early to mid-June. The rainy season lasts for about a month. After that, from around July 20th, true summer will come to Tokyo. In late June, temperatures may exceed 30 degrees Celsius. At that time, short-sleeved summer clothes are preferable to ...

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July

2020/6/17

Tokyo Weather in July! Temperature, rain, clothes

Japan is a temperate country, but from July to August it is not an exaggeration to say that it changes to a tropical country. It is not unusual for the maximum temperature during the day to exceed 35 degrees in Tokyo. As asphalt roads are heated by sunlight it will actually feel like it’s hotter than it is. On this page, I will provide weather information concerning traveling in Tokyo in the month of July. 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 on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in July. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. For summer clothes, please refer to the following article. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in July (overview)Tokyo weather in early July (2018)Tokyo weather in the middle of July (2018)Tokyo weather in late July (2018) Weather in Tokyo in July (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in July ※ 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) Tokyo in July is really hot and it is only getting hotter than ever before due to the effects of global warming. Numerous air conditioners are in operation and the city center is getting hotter from the exhaust. Below is the meteorological data of Tokyo announced by the Japan Weather Association. ...

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People, mostly youngsters, walk through Takeshita Dori near Harajuku train station. Takeshita Dori is modern Japan's fashion trends = Shutterstock

August

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in August! Temperature, rain, clothes

In Tokyo, it is very hot in August. Unlike Hokkaido, the humidity is very high in Tokyo. So, if you travel Tokyo in August, bring airy summer clothes. As the air conditioners are listening in the building, you also need a jacket. In August, typhoons may hit Tokyo. So be careful with the latest weather forecast. On this page, I will introduce Tokyo's weather in August. I also posted a lot of photos taken during this time, please refer to. 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 on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in August. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. For summer clothes, please refer to the following article. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in August (overview)Tokyo weather in early August (2018) Tokyo weather in the middle of August (2018)Tokyo weather in late August (2018) Weather in Tokyo in August (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in August ※ 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 maximum temperature during the day in Tokyo in August exceeds 30 degrees Celsius almost every day. Recently it has exceeded 35 degrees and has reached nearly 40 degrees. Humidity is also high. If it is dry, I think that it is still easy to spend, ...

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People waiting to cross Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo in a rainy day = Shutterstock

September

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in September! Temperature, rain, clothes

If you are going to visit Tokyo in September, you will be worried about weather information in Tokyo in September. In September the temperature gets a little lower, which makes it easier to travel. However, in September Tokyo may also be attacked by typhoons. On this page, I will explain about the weather in Tokyo in September. 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 on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in September. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. For summer and autumn clothes, please refer to the following articles. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in September (overview)Tokyo weather in early September (2018)Tokyo weather in the middle of September (2018)Tokyo weather in late September (2018) Weather in Tokyo in September (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in September ※ 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) In early September, temperatures in Tokyo will be slightly lower than in August, but it is still a little hot. Because the daytime temperature may exceed 30 degrees Celsius, please be careful about the heat. It will be cooler in the middle of September, and we feel autumn has come. In late September, we will be able to spend mostly comfortably. However, as it rains from time to ...

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October

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in October! Temperature, rain, clothes

If you are planning to travel in Tokyo in October, that is a wonderful thing, I strongly agree. Tokyo in October is comfortable. You can travel around various sights. On this page, I will explain the weather in Tokyo in October. 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 on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in October. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. For autumn clothes, please refer to the following article. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in October (overview)Tokyo weather in early October (2017)Tokyo weather in the middle of October (2017)Tokyo weather in late October (2017) Weather in Tokyo in October (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in October ※ 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) There are many days of good weather in October and the temperature is comfortable. Although it has a bit of rain, it is easy to spend, there is no doubt that it is an excursion season. In early October, typhoons may still be attacked. You should beware of that. However, except for that, the weather in October is generally calm. In the city center of Tokyo, the autumn leaves have not begun so much yet. However, since autumn leaves have not begun, there are not ...

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People watching Ginkgo yellow leaves at the road in front of the famous clock tower of the University of Tokyo called Yasuda Auditorium, Tokyo = Shutterstock

November

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in November! Temperature, rain, clothes

On this page, I will introduce the weather in Tokyo in November. The climate is comfortable in November. The temperature is neither hot nor cold. It can be said that it is the best season to enjoy Tokyo. From mid-November, you can see beautiful autumn leaves, even in central Tokyo. 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 on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in November. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo. For autumn clothes, please refer to the following article. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in November (overview)Tokyo weather in early November (2017) Tokyo weather in the middle of November (2017)  Tokyo weather in late November (2017) Weather in Tokyo in November (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in November ※ 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) In November, the climate of Tokyo is calm. The temperature is cool. And the humidity is low. So you will enjoy a very comfortable trip. One thing that you need to be careful about is the crowds of sightseeing spots. Because it is such a comfortable season, as well as you, a lot of Japanese and foreign tourists come to Tokyo. As a result, popular hotels will soon have no vacancies. In popular tourist spots, you ...

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December

2020/5/30

Tokyo Weather in December! Temperature, rain, clothes

In December, the weather in Tokyo is stable and it will continue to be sunny. In December, there is virtually no snow in Tokyo. However, please bring a coat or jumper as it is very cold. Winter clothes are required if you are outdoors for a long time. On this page, I will introduce Tokyo meteorological data of 2017. Please refer to this weather data and prepare for your trip. 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 on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in December. 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. Table of ContentsWeather in Tokyo in December (overview)Tokyo weather in early December (2017)Tokyo weather in the middle of December (2017)Tokyo weather in late December (2017) Weather in Tokyo in December (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in December ※ 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) In December, Tokyo will finally enter the full-fledged winter season. At this time many people come with coats and jumpers. It is still relatively hot compared to January and February, but if you are visiting Japan from a warm country, I think you'd better prepare enough winter clothes. The weather is good in December. The sky ...

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Below are articles on the weather in Osaka and Hokkaido in October. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Tokyo, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Tokyo.

Dotonbori entertainment district. Dotonbori is one of the principal tourist destinations in Osaka Japan = Shutterstock

October

2020/5/30

Osaka Weather in October! Temperature and precipitation

From October to November, In Japan, the wonderful autumn season continues. It will be relatively cool in Osaka in October, and nice weather continues.. In October, it can be said that it is a comfortable time to travel in Osaka. However, please be aware of the latest weather forecast as there is a typhoon coming in early October. On this page, I will explain the weather in Osaka in October. 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 October. If you plan to go to Hokkaido as well as Osaka, please note that the weather in Hokkaido is quite different from Osaka. Table of ContentsWeather in Osaka in October (overview)Osaka weather in early October (2017)Osaka weather in the middle of October (2017)Osaka weather in late October (2017) Weather in Osaka in October (overview) Graph: Temperature change in Osaka in October ※ 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) In this page, I introduce the weather data of October of Osaka announced by the Japan Meteorological Agency as follows. Looking at this data, you may think that the maximum temperature is quite high. Certainly, in the first half of October, there are days when the maximum temperature exceeds 25 degrees Celsius. However, except for those particularly hot days, in the first half of October, ...

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The yellow larch tree in beautiful landscape view in autumn. October 28, 2017 Biei, Hokkaido, Japan = Shutterstock

October

2020/6/11

Hokkaido Weather in October! Temperature, rain, clothes

On this page, I will explain the weather in Hokkaido in October. During this period, Hokkaido is in autumn. Autumn leaves are beautiful even in cities such as Sapporo from mid-October. However, it is cold in the morning and evening, so please pack your winter clothes in a suitcase. 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 on the weather in Tokyo and Osaka in October. Tokyo and Osaka have different weather conditions from Hokkaido, so please be careful. Table of ContentsQ & A about Hokkaido in OctoberWeather in Hokkaido in October (overview)Hokkaido weather in early OctoberHokkaido weather in the middle of OctoberHokkaido weather in late October Q & A about Hokkaido in October Does snow fall in October in Hokkaido? Snow falls in mountain areas such as Daisetsuzan. Even in plains such as Sapporo, there are occasions when the first snow falls in late October. However, October is basically the autumnal season in the plains. Are flowers blooming in Hokkaido in October? The flowering season has passed, but by the middle of October you can see some flowers. You may be able to see the snowy mountains in the distance. How cold is Hokkaido in October? Hokkaido is a short fall in October. However, in late October, the morning and evening temperatures will drop to around 5 ° C, and a long winter will be approaching. What kind of clothes should we wear in October in Hokkaido? ...

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Autumn Wear in Japan! What should you wear during the autumn in Japan?

If you are going to travel Japan in autumn, what kind of clothes should you prepare? Even if it is autumn, clothes are quite different depending on whether it is September, October or November. On this page, I will introduce the Japanese autumn clothes with concrete photos. Please refer to it ...

Weather in Tokyo in October (overview)

Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in October

Graph: Temperature change in Tokyo in October

※ 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)

There are many days of good weather in October and the temperature is comfortable. Although it has a bit of rain, it is easy to spend, there is no doubt that it is an excursion season.

In early October, typhoons may still be attacked. You should beware of that. However, except for that, the weather in October is generally calm.

In the city center of Tokyo, the autumn leaves have not begun so much yet. However, since autumn leaves have not begun, there are not many tourists yet compared to November. I feel that it is October that the traveler can travel the most pleasantly.

If you want to see the autumn leaves in October, I recommend you to visit the mountains around Tokyo such as Hakone and Nikko.

 

Below, I will introduce the weather data announced by the Japan Meteorological Agency. It seems that there was a little rain in 2017 compared to usual.

Tokyo weather in early October (2017)

Maximum temperature (Celsius) 14.5
Minimum air temperature 1. 2
Total precipitation 4.5 mm
Fine weather ratio 63 %
October 2, 2018: Traffic and urban life in the Ginza district of Tokyo, Japan = Shutterstock

October 2, 2018: Traffic and urban life in the Ginza district of Tokyo, Japan = Shutterstock

Tokyo will be in full fall by early October. In the daytime there are still hot days, but on the other hand the morning and evening sometimes get quite cool. Please prepare a jacket or cardigan.

The weather is stable. However, since there is still a possibility that a typhoon may hit, please be aware of the latest weather forecast.

In early October, sunrise time in Tokyo is about 5:38 and sunset time is about 17:20.

 

Tokyo weather in the middle of October (2017)

Maximum temperature (Celsius) 29.0
Minimum air temperature 9.9
Total precipitation 134.5 mm
Fine weather ratio 13 %
October 13, 2016: Sensoji Temple in Tokyo, Japan = Shutterstock

October 13, 2016: Sensoji Temple in Tokyo, Japan = Shutterstock

In mid-October, Tokyo has many cool and comfortable sunny days. There was a lot of rain in 2017 in the above table, but in general, it can be said that mid-October is a suitable time for sightseeing.

In mid-October, sunrise time in Tokyo is around 5:47 and sunset time is around 17:07.

 

Tokyo weather in late October (2017)

Maximum temperature (Celsius) 22.7
Minimum air temperature 9.1
Total precipitation 331.5 mm
Fine weather ratio 32 %
October 21, 2016: unidentified foreigner tourist wearing kimono, the national tradition costume of Japan walking at Sensoji temple the famous temple in Tokyo, Japan = Shutterstock

October 21, 2016: unidentified foreigner tourist wearing kimono, the national tradition costume of Japan walking at Sensoji temple the famous temple in Tokyo, Japan = Shutterstock

By late October, the weather will calm down further. There were a lot of rain in 2017 in the above table, but in general, there are many sunny days suitable for sightseeing in late October.

In late October, sunrise time in Tokyo is approximately 5:56, and sunset time is approximately 16:54.

 

※ Sunrise and sunset times are based on the 2019 data released by the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. I posted the time of the 5th for early October, the time of the 15th for mid-October, and the time of the 25th for late October.

 

I appreciate you reading to the end.

For more information about Tokyo, please refer to the following articles.

>> Autumn Wear in Japan! What should you wear?

>> Best Things to do in Tokyo : Asakusa, Ginza, Shinjuku, Shibuya, Disney etc.

>> Narita Airport! How to get to Tokyo / Explore Terminals 1, 2, 3

 

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