When is the best time to go to Kanazawa?

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

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

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

January 38°F/43°F
February 38°F/45°F
March 43°F/52°F
April 54°F/61°F
May 63°F/70°F
June 70°F/77°F
July 77°F/85°F
August 81°F/88°F
September 74°F/81°F
October 63°F/70°F
November 52°F/61°F
December 43°F/49°F

Weather and climate in Kanazawa

  • From january to february the climate is very unfavorable. The temperature rises to 45°F and it rains about 59% of the time in february.
  • In the month of march the climate is not good. The temperature rises to 52°F and, in march, 16 days of rain are expected.
  • In april the climate is okay. The temperature rises to 61°F and you can expect to have 5.5in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between may and june the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 65°F and, in june, 11 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of july the climate is okay. the thermometer goes up to 85°F°C and it rains about 9.2in each month.
  • Between august and october the climate is good. The record temperature this month is 92°F and it rains about 5.9in each month.
  • In the month of november the climate is passable, but still OK. The record temperature this month is 79°F and it rains about 5.9in each month.
  • In december the climate is bad. At lunchtime, it's 47°F in average and it rains about 10.2in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Kanazawa

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Kanazawa: 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.

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Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


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