Kutsugata weather in January (Rishiri Island, Japan)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Kutsugata in January lies at -2.8°C (26.96°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around -8.0°C (17.6°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Snowfall during January is moderate with an average of 89mm (3.5 inches). There are generally around 27 snowy days. You will hardly see any sun, with only 44 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Kutsugata, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature -8 °C  
Max Temperature -2 °C  
Chance of Rain 90%  
Precipitation 89mm  
Rainy days 27 days  
Sunshine 44 hrs *  

Where to stay in Kutsugata


Where to go in Japan in January

Find out more about the weather in Japan in January and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Kutsugata should plan on bringing winter clothes, snow boots and a warm winter coat since there will be many periods of snow.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in January.

Outdoor sports

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