Best Time To Visit Kyoto

Best Time To Go To Kyoto

Weather in Kyoto is quite predictable throughout the year. But the best time to visit Kyoto is between the months of March to May and September to November.

  • June to August: The summer season lasts between June to August and has an average temperature of about 26°C. Sometimes, the temperature can soar up to 40°C.  Hence avoid visiting Kyoto during this period to get rid of extreme weather condition.
  • September to November: Autumn spreads its lovely colour in the city during the months between September to December. This is also considered to be one of the best times to visit Kyoto. Hence, visiting Kyoto during these months is a must.
  • December to February: The winter season lasts between December to February. The temperature can drop below freezing point. Snow is not uncommon during winter. Hence, you can easily avoid visiting Kyoto during this period.
  • March to May: Spring brings with it its beautiful blooms and can be witnessed between the months of March to May. Hence, these months are also ideal to visit Kyoto and explore the extravagant outdoor attractions.

Climate in Kyoto

Know weather for your travel dates:

21-Jan-2018
oF | oC
Today 21 Jan

9oC

3oC

Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

Wind:1.67 m/s

Humidity:60%

Precipitation:0%

  • Mon 22 Jan
    7oC | 4oC

    Rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

  • Tue 23 Jan
    7oC | -3oC

    Breezy until evening.

  • Wed 24 Jan
    1oC | -2oC

    Breezy until evening and mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Thu 25 Jan
    3oC | -0oC

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 26 Jan
    3oC | -1oC

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 27 Jan
    6oC | 1oC

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Kyoto

Average Temperature in Kyoto by month

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  • 30o
  • 20o
  • 10o 0o
Jan

Average temperature: 8oC

Minimum temperature: 2oC

Maximum temperature: 12oC

Feb

Average temperature: 5oC

Minimum temperature: 1oC

Maximum temperature: 10oC

Mar

Average temperature: 8oC

Minimum temperature: 2oC

Maximum temperature: 13oC

Apr

Average temperature: 10oC

Minimum temperature: 3oC

Maximum temperature: 17oC

May

Average temperature: 17oC

Minimum temperature: 9oC

Maximum temperature: 23oC

Jun

Average temperature: 20oC

Minimum temperature: 13oC

Maximum temperature: 28oC

Jul

Average temperature: 28oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Aug

Average temperature: 29oC

Minimum temperature: 25oC

Maximum temperature: 33oC

Sep

Average temperature: 24oC

Minimum temperature: 19oC

Maximum temperature: 29oC

Oct

Average temperature: 22oC

Minimum temperature: 17oC

Maximum temperature: 26oC

Nov

Average temperature: 15oC

Minimum temperature: 8oC

Maximum temperature: 21oC

Dec

Average temperature: 10oC

Minimum temperature: 5oC

Maximum temperature: 15oC

Highest temperature in Kyoto is recorded as 33oC in August.

Lowest temperature in Kyoto is recorded as 1oC in February.

Average Humidity in Kyoto by Month (in %)

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  • 50
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Jan

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 75%

Feb

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 73%

Mar

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 74%

Apr

Average Humidity: 58%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 67%

May

Average Humidity: 55%

Minimum Humidity: 52%

Maximum Humidity: 57%

Jun

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 67%

Jul

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Aug

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 68%

Sep

Average Humidity: 55%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 58%

Oct

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Nov

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 70%

Dec

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 76%

Most humid month in Kyoto are July and October.

Least humid month in Kyoto are May and September.

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