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Nikko Climate & Temperature

  • Nikko, Japan is at 3644'N, 13930'E, 1294 m (4245 ft). See map.
  • Nikko has a humid continental climate with severe winters, no dry season, warm summers and strong seasonality (Kppen-Geiger classification: Dfb).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Nikko is situated in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 6.6 degrees Celsius (43.9 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 22.9 °C (41.2°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype subcontinental. Nikko Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 0.5°C (33°F) on average falling to -7.3°C (18.9°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 9.1°C (48.4°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of -0.3°C (31.5°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 20.3°C (68.5°F) and average low temperatures are 12.9°C (55.3°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 12.9°C (55.3°F) during the day and lows of 5.1°C (41.2°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 2074.6 mm (81.7 inches) which is equivalent to 2074.6 Litres/m (50.88 Gallons/ft).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Nikko you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Torres, Brazil where you would find a Humid subtropical climate (Subtropical moist forest biome).

Nikko Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) -1 (31) -1 (31) 3 (37) 10 (50) 15 (58) 17 (63) 21 (70) 22 (72) 18 (65) 13 (55) 8 (46) 3 (37) 11 (51)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) -4 (24) -4 (24) -1 (29) 5 (41) 10 (50) 13 (56) 17 (63) 19 (65) 15 (58) 9 (47) 4 (39) -1 (30) 7 (44)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (17) -8 (17) -6 (22) 0 (32) 5 (40) 10 (49) 14 (57) 15 (59) 11 (52) 5 (40) 0 (31) -5 (23) 3 (37)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 48 (2) 68 (3) 94 (4) 152 (6) 167 (7) 245 (10) 250 (10) 382 (15) 337 (13) 184 (7) 102 (4) 45 (2) 2075 (82)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 56' 10h 47' 11h 54' 13h 06' 14h 06' 14h 37' 14h 23' 13h 31' 12h 22' 11h 10' 10h 10' 9h 41' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 33.3 42.5 53.4 65.1 73.4 76.7 73.7 65.4 54 42.5 33.3 29.9 53.6

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