Average weather in May in Odate (Akita), Japan

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Odate in May is 9.0°C (48.2°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 114mm (4.5in). It rains on average a total of 11 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.0°C (64.4°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Odate with 199 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Odate should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 9 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 114mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 199
* Climate data from: Akita, Japan (74 KM, 46 Miles).

Where to stay in Odate

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.

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 May.

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Odate (Akita)

THU Aug 11
27°C | 20°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

FRI Aug 12
24°C | 20°C
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

SAT Aug 13
28°C | 19°C
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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