Odawara

Located on the Tokaido Shinkansen line 40 minutes from Tokyo, Odawara was formerly one of the most powerful cities in all of Japan with Odawara Castle being a key strategic point during the Warring States Period (16th Century).

Odawara Map

“Although today Odawara is mainly used seen by tourists as a staging post for visitors to the Hakone National Park, it is a city with a long and fascinating history and a visit to the castle is well worth the time”

Alastair Donnelly, Director

Weather in Odawara

The Climate Guide for Odawara, Japan is perfect for planning your holiday. Monthly weather averages give the best indication of what the weather is usually like for every month of the year including figures for temperature, rainfall and sunshine.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max Daytime Temperature (°C) 9 9 12 17 21 24 27 29 25 20 16 11
Min Night-time Temperature (°C) 0 0 3 8 12 17 20 21 18 13 7 2
Hours of Sunshine (Daily) 6 6 6 5 6 4 5 6 4 4 5 6
Hours of Daylight (Daily) 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 10 10
Heat and Humidity Discomfort None None None None None None Moderate Moderate Low None None None
Days with some Rainfall 10 12 17 16 15 20 19 16 19 16 12 9
Monthly Rainfall (mm) 58 76 155 156 156 226 211 218 264 188 106 43
UV Index (Maximum) 3 4 6 8 9 10 10 10 8 6 3 2