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Fukushima Climate & Temperature

  • Fukushima, Japan is at 3745'N, 14028'E, 69 m (227 ft). See map.
  • Fukushima has a humid subtropical climate that is mild with no dry season, constantly moist (year-round rainfall). Summers are hot and muggy with thunderstorms. Winters are mild with precipitation from mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate. (Kppen-Geiger classification: Cfa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Fukushima is situated in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The average temperature is 12.6 degrees Celsius (54.7 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 24.1 °C (43.4°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype subcontinental. Fukushima Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 6.3°C (43.4°F) on average falling to -1.7°C (29°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 16.5°C (61.8°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 5.6°C (42.1°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 27.9°C (82.2°F) and average low temperatures are 19°C (66.3°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 19.5°C (67°F) during the day and lows of 10.3°C (50.5°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1065.8 mm (42 inches) which is equivalent to 1065.8 Litres/m (26.14 Gallons/ft).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Fukushima you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Torres, Brazil where you would find a Humid subtropical climate (Subtropical moist forest biome).

Fukushima Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 5 (41) 6 (42) 10 (49) 17 (63) 23 (73) 25 (77) 28 (83) 30 (87) 25 (77) 19 (67) 14 (57) 8 (47) 18 (64)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (34) 1 (35) 5 (40) 11 (52) 17 (62) 20 (68) 24 (74) 25 (77) 21 (69) 14 (58) 9 (48) 4 (39) 13 (55)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (28) -2 (28) 0 (32) 6 (42) 11 (52) 16 (60) 20 (68) 22 (71) 17 (62) 10 (50) 4 (40) 0 (32) 8 (47)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 45 (2) 51 (2) 69 (3) 74 (3) 84 (3) 117 (5) 137 (5) 132 (5) 156 (6) 99 (4) 60 (2) 43 (2) 1066 (42)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 51' 10h 44' 11h 53' 13h 08' 14h 11' 14h 43' 14h 29' 13h 35' 12h 22' 11h 08' 10h 06' 9h 35' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 32.3 41.5 52.4 64 72.4 75.7 72.7 64.4 53 41.5 32.3 28.8 52.5

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