Ibaraki weather in May

Are you planning a trip to Ibaraki in May and wondering what kind of weather to expect? This page has all the details you need.

What is the weather like in Ibaraki in May?

Ibaraki is a region in Japan. May in Ibaraki generally has temperatures that range from pleasant to warm, with high precipitation.

The average highest temperatures fluctuate between pleasant in Hitachi at 20°C to warm in Tsukuba at 24°C. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 15°C in Tsukuba and 14°C in Hitachi.

In May, precipitation varies across different areas. From high rainfall in Tsuchiura with an average of 137 mm to high rainfall in Mito with 151 mm.

For a closer look at May's conditions in Ibaraki, see the map below. For a more detailed look at Ibaraki's yearly weather, check out our Ibaraki climate page.

Where to go in Ibaraki in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Ibaraki on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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).

Popular destinations in Ibaraki

What is the weather like in May for the 5 most popular destinations in Ibaraki?

Average weather in Mito

In May Mito generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 22°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 14°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Mito
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
17°C 
9°C 
130 mm 
16 days 
22°C 
14°C 
151 mm 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
24°C 
18°C 
168 mm 
19 days 
Climate in Mito

Average weather in Tsukuba

In May Tsukuba generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 24°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 15°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Tsukuba
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
19°C 
9°C 
189 hours 
115 mm 
15 days 
24°C 
15°C 
184 hours 
137 mm 
15 days 
June   >> June
>>  
27°C 
19°C 
127 hours 
164 mm 
19 days 
Climate in Tsukuba

Average weather in Hitachi

In May Hitachi generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 20°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 14°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Hitachi
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
16°C 
9°C 
131 mm 
16 days 
20°C 
14°C 
146 mm 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
23°C 
18°C 
160 mm 
20 days 
Climate in Hitachi

Average weather in Tsuchiura

In May Tsuchiura generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 24°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 15°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Tsuchiura
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
19°C 
9°C 
178 hours 
116 mm 
15 days 
24°C 
15°C 
183 hours 
137 mm 
15 days 
June   >> June
>>  
27°C 
19°C 
124 hours 
164 mm 
19 days 
Climate in Tsuchiura

Average weather in Hitachinaka

In May Hitachinaka generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 21°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 14°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Hitachinaka
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   April April
<<  
17°C 
9°C 
131 mm 
16 days 
21°C 
14°C 
151 mm 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
24°C 
18°C 
167 mm 
20 days 
Climate in Hitachinaka

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Is May the best time to visit Ibaraki?

We consider May to be one of the best times to travel to Ibaraki. Typically, the climate in Mito is pleasant.

On average, the best time to visit Ibaraki is in May, June, July and August with generally pleasant weather in Mito. On the other hand, the weather in January, February and March tend to be poor.

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