Okayama weather in December

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

What is the weather like in Okayama in December?

Okayama is a region in Japan. December in Okayama generally has temperatures that range from cold to moderate, with precipitation levels ranging from moderate to high. December is a winter month.

During the day temperatures vary from cold in Makago at 9°C to moderate in Okayama at 13°C. At night it cools down to 5°C in Okayama and 1°C in Makago.

In December, precipitation varies across different areas. From moderate rainfall in Okayama with an average of 55 mm to high rainfall in Makago with 107 mm. Most cities enjoy a balanced amount of sunshine, with around 156 hours of sunlight anticipated in Okayama. This ensures the days are neither too dim nor excessively sunny.

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

Where to go in Okayama in December

Find the average weather conditions in December for the most popular destinations in Okayama 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 Okayama

What is the weather like in December for the 5 most popular destinations in Okayama?

Average weather in Okayama

In December Okayama generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Okayama
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
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sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
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18°C 
9°C 
155 hours 
59 mm 
14 days 
13°C 
5°C 
156 hours 
55 mm 
16 days 
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11°C 
3°C 
148 hours 
53 mm 
19 days 
Climate in Okayama

Average weather in Kurashiki

In December Kurashiki generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 5°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Kurashiki
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
18°C 
10°C 
155 hours 
61 mm 
13 days 
13°C 
5°C 
156 hours 
58 mm 
15 days 
January   >> January
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11°C 
3°C 
148 hours 
56 mm 
18 days 
Climate in Kurashiki

Average weather in Makago

In December Makago generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 9°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 1°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Makago
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
15°C 
5°C 
155 hours 
103 mm 
18 days 
9°C 
1°C 
156 hours 
107 mm 
22 days 
poor 
January   >> January
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6°C 
-2°C 
148 hours 
110 mm 
25 days 
poor 
Climate in Makago

Average weather in Mimasaka

In December Mimasaka generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 12°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 2°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Mimasaka
minimum temparatureMax temperature minimum temparatureMax temp
maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
17°C 
6°C 
155 hours 
63 mm 
15 days 
12°C 
2°C 
156 hours 
58 mm 
19 days 
January   >> January
>>  
9°C 
-1°C 
148 hours 
54 mm 
22 days 
poor 
Climate in Mimasaka

Average weather in Setouchi

In December Setouchi generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 6°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Setouchi
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maximum temparatureMin temperature maximum temparatureMin temp
sun hoursMonthly sun hours sun hoursSun hours
precipitationMonthly rainfall precipitationRainfall
rain daysMonthly rainy days rain daysRainy days
conditionsWeather conditions conditionsWeather
18°C 
11°C 
155 hours 
65 mm 
14 days 
13°C 
6°C 
156 hours 
61 mm 
16 days 
January   >> January
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11°C 
4°C 
148 hours 
57 mm 
19 days 
Climate in Setouchi

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

Is December the best time to visit Okayama?

In our opinion, December may not be the ideal time to visit Okayama due to the typically unpleasant weather in Okayama.

Generally speaking, April, May, September, October and November provide pleasant weather in Okayama. The weather in January, February, July and December, on the other hand, tends to be unpleasant.

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