Ishikawa weather in May

Planning a getaway to Ishikawa this May and curious about the weather you should prepare for? Discover all the vital details you need on this page, solving your puzzle:

What is the weather like in Ishikawa in May?

Ishikawa is a region in Japan. May in Ishikawa generally has pleasant temperatures, with high precipitation.

The average maximum temperatures are pleasant and range from 19°C in Wajima to 22°C in Nanao. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 14°C in Nanao and 14°C in Wajima.

In May, precipitation varies across different areas. From high rainfall in Wajima with an average of 113 mm to high rainfall in Kaga with 154 mm. Based on climate data from the last 30 years, Kanazawa typically sees the least rain in this month, making it the driest month of the year. Meanwhile, Kanazawa enjoys approximately 192 hours of sunshine, offering a mostly sunny climate that adds a pleasant and vibrant feel to the month.

For specific regional insights in Ishikawa for May, refer to the map provided below. For an in-depth overview of the yearly weather conditions, do visit our Ishikawa climate page.

Where to go in Ishikawa in May

Find the average weather conditions in May for the most popular destinations in Ishikawa 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 Ishikawa

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

Average weather in Kanazawa

In May Kanazawa generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 22°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 13°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Kanazawa
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
<<  
16°C 
7°C 
174 hours 
140 mm 
18 days 
22°C 
13°C 
192 hours 
139 mm 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
25°C 
18°C 
148 hours 
189 mm 
18 days 
Climate in Kanazawa

Average weather in Nanao

In May Nanao 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.

Nanao
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
<<  
17°C 
9°C 
187 hours 
124 mm 
17 days 
22°C 
14°C 
211 hours 
122 mm 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
26°C 
19°C 
160 hours 
172 mm 
18 days 
Climate in Nanao

Average weather in Komatsu

In May Komatsu 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.

Komatsu
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
<<  
15°C 
8°C 
174 hours 
146 mm 
17 days 
20°C 
14°C 
192 hours 
149 mm 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
24°C 
18°C 
148 hours 
195 mm 
18 days 
Climate in Komatsu

Average weather in Hakusan

In May Hakusan 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.

Hakusan
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
<<  
16°C 
8°C 
174 hours 
139 mm 
18 days 
21°C 
14°C 
192 hours 
138 mm 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
25°C 
18°C 
148 hours 
185 mm 
18 days 
Climate in Hakusan

Average weather in Wajima

In May Wajima generally has pleasant temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 19°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 14°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Wajima
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
<<  
14°C 
9°C 
187 hours 
114 mm 
18 days 
19°C 
14°C 
211 hours 
113 mm 
16 days 
June   >> June
>>  
22°C 
19°C 
160 hours 
156 mm 
18 days 
Climate in Wajima

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Is May the best time to visit Ishikawa?

We believe that May is one of the best times to visit Ishikawa with overall pleasant weather in Kanazawa. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

Generally speaking, May and October provide pleasant weather in Kanazawa. On the other hand, the weather in January, February, March and December tend to be poor.

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