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Average weather January in Akita (Akita), Japan

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Akita in January is -3.0°C (26.6°F). The amount of rain in January is high with an average of 129mm (5.1in). This month is known as a chilly month. Be prepared January is also the coldest month. The average maximum temperature lies around 2.0°C (35.6°F). During the night it can cool down as well. In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 46 hours of sun the whole period.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Akita should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. You can also expect some days or nights with snow. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Akita? Find out where to stay here.

For other monthly weather averages and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

Monthly averages

°F
Min Temperature 26.6°F
Max Temperature 35.6°F
Chance of Rain 73.3%
Precipitation 5.1in
Rainy Days 22
Windspeed 11.2mph
Humidity 75%
Sunshine Hours 46
Percentage Sunshine 15%

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in January.
Swimming
4/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
1/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

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