Yamanashi weather in December

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

What is the weather like in Yamanashi in December?

Yamanashi is a region in Japan. December in Yamanashi generally has cold temperatures, with moderate precipitation. The month of December is in the winter season.

The average maximum temperatures are cold and range from 6°C in Hokuto to 10°C in Yamanakako. Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 1°C in Yamanakako and -3°C in Hokuto.

In December, precipitation varies across different areas. From moderate snow/rainfall in Hokuto with an average of 64 mm to moderate snow/rainfall in Yamanakako with 86 mm. Based on climate data from the last 30 years, Fujikawaguchiko typically sees the least rain in this month, making it the driest month of the year.

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

Where to go in Yamanashi in December

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

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

Average weather in Fujikawaguchiko

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

Fujikawaguchiko
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
14°C 
4°C 
114 mm 
12 days 
9°C 
-1°C 
78 mm 
12 days 
poor 
January   >> January
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6°C 
-5°C 
84 mm 
14 days 
poor 
Climate in Fujikawaguchiko

Average weather in Yamanakako

In December Yamanakako generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 10°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around 1°C and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Yamanakako
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
15°C 
6°C 
125 mm 
12 days 
10°C 
1°C 
86 mm 
10 days 
poor 
January   >> January
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7°C 
-3°C 
93 mm 
12 days 
poor 
Climate in Yamanakako

Average weather in Fuefuki

In December Fuefuki generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 7°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around -2°C and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Fuefuki
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
13°C 
3°C 
176 hours 
101 mm 
11 days 
poor 
7°C 
-2°C 
201 hours 
70 mm 
9 days 
poor 
January   >> January
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4°C 
-6°C 
204 hours 
77 mm 
10 days 
poor 
Climate in Fuefuki

Average weather in Hokuto

In December Hokuto generally has low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 6°C, minimum nighttime temperatures around -3°C and moderate monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Hokuto
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
12°C 
2°C 
176 hours 
84 mm 
12 days 
6°C 
-3°C 
201 hours 
64 mm 
13 days 
poor 
January   >> January
>>  
3°C 
-7°C 
204 hours 
71 mm 
14 days 
poor 
Climate in Hokuto

Average weather in Fujiyoshida

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

Fujiyoshida
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
14°C 
4°C 
115 mm 
12 days 
9°C 
-1°C 
80 mm 
11 days 
poor 
January   >> January
>>  
6°C 
-4°C 
85 mm 
14 days 
poor 
Climate in Fujiyoshida

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Is December the best time to visit Yamanashi?

In our opinion, December may not be the ideal time to visit Yamanashi due to the typically poor weather in Fujikawaguchiko.

Generally speaking, the best visiting conditions can be found in May and August offering mostly pleasant weather in Fujikawaguchiko. On the other hand, the months of January, February, March, October and December tend to have poor weather conditions.

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