When is the best time to go to Chiba?

When is the best time to go to Chiba? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Chiba are April, May, June, July, August and November
  • On average, the warmest months are July and August
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are September and October
  • The best months for swimming are July, August, September and October

Annual weather in Chiba

For full information about the climate and weather in Chiba a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 41°F/50°F
February 43°F/52°F
March 49°F/58°F
April 56°F/65°F
May 65°F/74°F
June 70°F/77°F
July 77°F/85°F
August 79°F/88°F
September 74°F/81°F
October 65°F/72°F
November 56°F/65°F
December 47°F/56°F

Weather and climate in Chiba

Chiba enjoys a humid subtropical climate (without dry season and with hot summer) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Chiba is 68°F (ranging from 50°F in january to 88°F in august). Annual rainfall is 79.4in, with a minimum of 3.6in in december and a maximum of 11.2in in october.
  • From january to february the climate is very bad. In average, on the morning it is 43°F and, in february, 5 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of march the climate is not good, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 56°F in average and it rains about 23% of the time in march.
  • From april to may the climate is beautiful. It is for example 74°F as maximum temperature in may and it rains about 24% of the time in may.
  • In the month of june the climate is not good, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 76°F in average and it rains about 30% of the time in june.
  • Between july and november the climate is favorable. The temperature rises to 65°F and you can expect to have 5in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of december the climate is unfavorable. By early evening, the temperature averages 52°F and it rains about 14% of the time in december.

Charts: temperature and rainfall in Chiba

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Chiba: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Chiba

Find out when Chiba has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Chiba

  • Very low season in Chiba
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January and February.
  • Low season in Chiba
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: March and June.
  • High season in Chiba
    The number of visitors to Chiba is high in: April, May, July and September.
  • Peak season in Chiba
    The largest number of tourists visiting Chiba is during: August, October, November and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Chiba month by month

Best time for low prices in Chiba

Average prices of hotels in Chiba month by month

Generally, January is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Chiba. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, April is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

Find the best price for your hotel room

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