Best Time To Visit Nikko

Best Time To Go To Nikko

Nikko can be visited throughout the year but best visited during autumn. Being popular for its colouring season or koyo, autumn is the best time to visit Nikko. The city experiences humid continental climate through the year, with cold winters, even observing snow and summers that are mild yet wet. Given its altitude of 1298m above sea level, Nikko tends to be cooler than its nearby parts of Honshu.

  • Spring(February - April): Spring is observed in Nikko during the months of February to April, albeit short-lived. The average temperatures range from -4.3 to 4.9 degrees Celsius.
  • Summer(May - September): May to September is summer in Nikko. The temperatures are at their most pleasant during this time, with the average range being 9 to 18 degrees Celsius.
  • Autumn(October - November): October and November is autumn in Nikko. This is the best time to visit Nikki, given the vivid beauty of the foliage around. The average temperature ranges from 8.5 to 3.7 degrees Celsius.
  • Winter(December - January): December and January are the coldest months in Nikko, even receiving snowfall. The temperatures fall to -4 degrees Celsius.

Climate in Nikko

Know weather for your travel dates:

24-Jan-2018
oF | oC
Today 24 Jan

-0oC

-9oC

Snow (1–3 cm.) starting in the evening and windy overnight.

Wind:2.87 m/s

Humidity:57%

Precipitation:0.09%

  • Thu 25 Jan
    -1oC | -6oC

    Windy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 26 Jan
    -1oC | -7oC

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sat 27 Jan
    2oC | -6oC

    Partly cloudy until evening.

  • Sun 28 Jan
    6oC | -3oC

    Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Mon 29 Jan
    5oC | -6oC

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 30 Jan
    5oC | -5oC

    Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.

Month wise Weather in Nikko

Average Temperature in Nikko by month

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Jan

Average temperature: 4oC

Minimum temperature: 0oC

Maximum temperature: 9oC

Feb

Average temperature: 2oC

Minimum temperature: -3oC

Maximum temperature: 7oC

Mar

Average temperature: 4oC

Minimum temperature: -1oC

Maximum temperature: 9oC

Apr

Average temperature: 4oC

Minimum temperature: 0oC

Maximum temperature: 11oC

May

Average temperature: 13oC

Minimum temperature: 5oC

Maximum temperature: 20oC

Jun

Average temperature: 16oC

Minimum temperature: 10oC

Maximum temperature: 22oC

Jul

Average temperature: 23oC

Minimum temperature: 19oC

Maximum temperature: 28oC

Aug

Average temperature: 21oC

Minimum temperature: 18oC

Maximum temperature: 25oC

Sep

Average temperature: 19oC

Minimum temperature: 14oC

Maximum temperature: 24oC

Oct

Average temperature: 19oC

Minimum temperature: 14oC

Maximum temperature: 25oC

Nov

Average temperature: 12oC

Minimum temperature: 6oC

Maximum temperature: 19oC

Dec

Average temperature: 7oC

Minimum temperature: 1oC

Maximum temperature: 13oC

Highest temperature in Nikko is recorded as 28oC in July.

Lowest temperature in Nikko is recorded as -3oC in February.

Average Humidity in Nikko by Month (in %)

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Jan

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 62%

Feb

Average Humidity: 51%

Minimum Humidity: 48%

Maximum Humidity: 56%

Mar

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Apr

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

May

Average Humidity: 56%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 63%

Jun

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Jul

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 79%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Aug

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 83%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Sep

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Oct

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Nov

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 76%

Dec

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Most humid month in Nikko is August.

Least humid month in Nikko is February.

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