Shimane weather in March

Planning a journey to Shimane this March and curious over the weather conditions to await? Your essential details are found on this page, answering your query:

What is the weather like in Shimane in March?

Shimane is a region in Japan. March in Shimane generally has moderate temperatures, with high precipitation.

You can expect moderate maximum daytime temperatures of around 12°C and nighttime temperatures around 7°C in Matsue.

In March, precipitation varies across different areas. From high rainfall in Izumo with an average of 127 mm to high rainfall in Yasugi with 139 mm.

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

Where to go in Shimane in March

Find the average weather conditions in March for the most popular destinations in Shimane 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 Shimane

What is the weather like in March for the 5 most popular destinations in Shimane?

Average weather in Matsue

In March Matsue generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 12°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Matsue
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
10°C 
4°C 
151 mm 
23 days 
poor 
12°C 
7°C 
138 mm 
21 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
17°C 
11°C 
117 mm 
16 days 
Climate in Matsue

Average weather in Tsuwano

In March Tsuwano generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 13°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 4°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Tsuwano
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
10°C 
2°C 
79 hours 
109 mm 
21 days 
poor 
13°C 
4°C 
148 hours 
137 mm 
20 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
18°C 
9°C 
178 hours 
144 mm 
16 days 
Climate in Tsuwano

Average weather in Izumo

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

Izumo
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
10°C 
4°C 
121 mm 
22 days 
poor 
13°C 
6°C 
127 mm 
21 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
17°C 
10°C 
113 mm 
16 days 
Climate in Izumo

Average weather in Yasugi

In March Yasugi generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 12°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 6°C and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Yasugi
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
9°C 
3°C 
150 mm 
23 days 
poor 
12°C 
6°C 
139 mm 
21 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
17°C 
10°C 
121 mm 
16 days 
Climate in Yasugi

Average weather in Hamada

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

Hamada
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
10°C 
4°C 
79 hours 
129 mm 
21 days 
poor 
13°C 
6°C 
148 hours 
137 mm 
20 days 
poor 
April   >> April
>>  
17°C 
10°C 
178 hours 
125 mm 
16 days 
Climate in Hamada

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Is March the best time to visit Shimane?

Given the typically poor weather conditions in Matsue, March may not be the ideal time to visit Shimane.

Generally speaking, May, June, August and October provide pleasant weather in Matsue. The weather in January, February, March and December, on the other hand, tends to be poor.

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