The Kii Peninsula weather in October

Thinking about venturing to the Kii Peninsula this October and curious about the weather conditions to expect? This page holds all the key information you seek, responding to your question:

What is the weather like in the Kii Peninsula in October?

The Kii Peninsula is a region in Japan. October in the Kii Peninsula generally has warm temperatures, with precipitation levels ranging from high to heavy.

You can expect warm maximum daytime temperatures of around 23°C and nighttime temperatures around 13°C in Nara.

In October, precipitation varies across different areas. From high rainfall in Nara with an average of 158 mm to heavy rainfall in Taiji with 305 mm. The city Nara usually sees around 163 hours of sunlight, indicating a moderately sunny period.

To learn more about the conditions in specific areas of the Kii Peninsula in October, check out the map below. For more details on the yearly weather, visit our the Kii Peninsula climate page.

Where to go in the Kii Peninsula in October

Find the average weather conditions in October for the most popular destinations in the Kii Peninsula 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 the Kii Peninsula

What is the weather like in October for the 4 most popular destinations in the Kii Peninsula ?

Average weather in Nara

In October Nara generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 13°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Nara
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
30°C 
20°C 
156 hours 
168 mm 
18 days 
23°C 
13°C 
163 hours 
158 mm 
15 days 
18°C 
7°C 
148 hours 
80 mm 
14 days 
Climate in Nara

Average weather in Wakayama

In October Wakayama generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 17°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Wakayama
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
28°C 
22°C 
162 hours 
197 mm 
17 days 
23°C 
17°C 
164 hours 
186 mm 
14 days 
18°C 
11°C 
142 hours 
103 mm 
13 days 
Climate in Wakayama

Average weather in Matsuzaka

In October Matsuzaka generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 23°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 15°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Matsuzaka
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
28°C 
21°C 
280 mm 
18 days 
poor 
23°C 
15°C 
250 mm 
15 days 
18°C 
10°C 
110 mm 
12 days 
Climate in Matsuzaka

Average weather in Taiji

In October Taiji generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 24°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 19°C and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Taiji
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
28°C 
23°C 
335 mm 
19 days 
poor 
24°C 
19°C 
305 mm 
16 days 
poor 
19°C 
14°C 
161 mm 
13 days 
Climate in Taiji

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in the Kii Peninsula , in Japan.

Is October the best time to visit the Kii Peninsula ?

We consider October to be one of the best times to travel to the Kii Peninsula . Typically, the climate in Nara is pleasant. However, the weather conditions may vary depending on your destination.

On average, the best time to visit the Kii Peninsula is in April, May, October and November with generally pleasant weather in Nara. The weather in January and February, on the other hand, tends to be poor.

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