General Information Climate

Climate of Kanazawa City

The difference in climate among the four seasons is very distinct in Kanazawa. Throughout the year, humidity is high and winters are snowy. June through mid-July is our rainy season. During winter, the characteristic cloudy skies of the Hokuriku region prevail and days are cold.

Average temperatures for each month :

Month 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Average Temperature °C 3.8 3.9 6.9 12.5 17.1 21.2 25.3 27.0 22.7 17.1 11.5 6.7
°F 38.8 39.0 44.4 54.5 62.8 70.1 77.5 80.6 72.7 62.8 52.7 44.1

(sourced from Japan Meteorological Observatory)

Please refer to the chart given above to get a general idea of what you will need to wear.