When is the best time to go to Yokohama?

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

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

Annual weather in Yokohama

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

January 43°F/52°F
February 43°F/52°F
March 49°F/58°F
April 56°F/65°F
May 67°F/74°F
June 70°F/77°F
July 77°F/85°F
August 81°F/88°F
September 76°F/83°F
October 67°F/74°F
November 58°F/65°F
December 49°F/56°F

Weather and climate in Yokohama

Yokohama 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 Yokohama is 70°F (ranging from 52°F in january to 88°F in august). Annual rainfall is 76.6in, with a minimum of 3.5in in december and a maximum of 10.9in in october.
  • From january to february the climate is not good. In average, on the morning it is 45°F and it rains in february about 4.5in.
  • In the month of march the climate is correct. It is for example 58°F as maximum temperature in march.
  • Between april and november the climate is beautiful. It is for example 65°F as maximum temperature in november.
  • In the month of december the climate is unfavorable. It is for example 56°F as maximum temperature in december and it rains about 13% of the time in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Yokohama

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

Find out when Yokohama 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 Yokohama

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

Figure: Visitor index for Yokohama month by month

Best time for low prices in Yokohama

Average prices of hotels in Yokohama month by month

Generally, January is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Yokohama. 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.

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Average price of hiring a car in Yokohama

On average, it costs $ 57 per day to hire a car in Yokohama. This price varies by $ 10 depending on the month. In february, hiring a car costs an average of $ 51 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in april is $ 61.

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