Japan precipitation in May

In Japan in May precipitation ranges from moderate in Kafuka with 74 mm of rainfall to heavy in Shizuoka with 236 mm of rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in Japan in May?

Find the average total precipitation in May for the most popular destinations in Japan on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm precipitation. High: 90 mm to 160 mm. Moderate: 30 mm to 90 mm. Low: 5 mm to 30 mm.

  • How much rainfall does Japan receive in May?
  • Tokyo often experiences a notable amount of rain in May, with an average of about 134 mm. The city's weather is known to change unexpectedly because of these showers.

  • What is the wettest city in May in Japan?
  • Our data indicates that Shizuoka holds the record for the most average rainfall with 236 mm.

  • What is the driest city in May in Japan?
  • Our figures indicate that Kafuka receives the least rainfall, averaging just 74 mm.

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