Climate for Iwate
(Japan)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 2 measuring stations in Iwate.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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Iwate is one of the coldest regions in Japan with an average daily high temperature of only 16 degrees centigrade. The climate is much more unsettled than in central Europe and offers varied seasons with deep winters and warm summers.

Travel season

Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from June to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.

hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in Japan
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in Japan
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in Japan

The most important cities in the region of Iwate

Iwate is a part of of Japan and has an east-west extension of about 80 km. From north to south it is approximately 150 km. The biggest cities are Morioka and Kitakami. The local time is now Friday, 9:31 am.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
Morioka295,17239°42'13"N141°9'9"E
Kitakami93,85439°16'60"N141°7'0"E
Hanamaki73,11539°22'60"N141°7'0"E
Ichinoseki62,97038°55'0"N141°7'60"E
Mizusawa61,28139°7'60"N141°7'60"E
Miyako51,72139°38'49"N141°56'26"E
Kamaishi43,10739°16'37"N141°52'5"E
Ofunato35,41839°4'18"N141°43'0"E
Tono26,78139°19'0"N141°31'60"E
Yamada20,14439°28'0"N141°56'60"E
Shizukuishi19,86639°41'39"N140°59'4"E
Otsuchi16,49739°22'0"N141°54'0"E
Ichinohe15,82540°13'11"N141°17'23"E