Average weather in January in Odate (Akita), Japan

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Odate in January is -3.0°C (26.6°F). The amount of rain in January is high with an average of 129mm (5.1in). It rains on average a total of 22 days. Most people don't tend to visit Odate during this period since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 2.0°C (35.6°F). This makes January the coldest month of the year. You will hardly see any sun with 46 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


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

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

Monthly Averages in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature -3 °C
Max Temperature 2 °C
Chance of Rain 73%
Precipitation 129mm
Rainy Days 22
Sunshine Hours 46
* Climate data from: Akita, Japan (74 KM, 46 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Odate

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.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

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

Weather Forecasts for Odate (Akita)

SUN   Oct 02
28°C | 12°C
S 6 kmph
MON   Oct 03
25°C | 14°C
SSE 13 kmph
TUE   Oct 04
21°C | 13°C
SW 25 kmph
50.4 mm
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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