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Hamamatsu weather in May (Shizuoka, Japan)

How is the weather in Hamamatsu in May? Here's what the weather might have in store during this month.

In May, Hamamatsu typically experiences high temperatures and heavy rainfall. Throughout the day, temperatures typically settle at around 24°C. But by evening, they drop to around 16°C.

Hamamatsu in May falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 189 mm for the month. Typically around 14 days of rainfall is expected.

The city usually sees around 207 hours of sunlight, indicating many sunny days.

In case you lean more towards enjoying temperate temperatures and rain-free days April typically offers the most optimal weather. In contrast, February, June, July and September tend to have less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Hamamatsu climate page with graphs.

 

Hamamatsu, monthly averages in May

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 16°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 24°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 48%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 189 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 14 days  
HumidityHumidity 71%  
SunshineSunshine 207 hours  
Percentage SunshinePercentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Japan in May

Find out more about the weather in Japan in May 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°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in this month?

For visitors traveling to Hamamatsu, we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay. Plan on layering your clothes.

What To Do

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

Swimming
8/10
Camping
6/10

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