Onomichi is a medium-sized town located on the southern coast of Hiroshima prefecture, around 80km east of Hiroshima City. The town is built on a series of hills which face out to the Inland Sea, a beautiful expanse of water dotted with smaller islands.
Onomichi's main historical role was as a port, but the town also has a strong cultural background, with a large number of small temples dotted around the hills, all joined by a convenient walking route. Onomichi also literary and cinematic links with several popular authors and directors born in the town. Onomichi is also the starting (or ending!) point for the Shimanami Kaido, a 60km cycling route that hops from island to island linking Honshu with Shikoku.
Weather in Onomichi
The Climate Guide for Onomichi, 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.
|Max Daytime Temperature (°C)||9||10||13||18||22||25||29||30||27||22||17||12|
|Min Night-time Temperature (°C)||2||2||4||10||14||18||22||23||20||14||9||4|
|Hours of Sunshine (Daily)||4||5||5||6||7||5||6||7||5||5||5||4|
|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||Low||High||High||Moderate||None||None||None|
|Days with some Rainfall||15||15||16||15||14||17||18||17||16||13||12||13|
|Monthly Rainfall (mm)||54||61||89||123||205||307||273||252||281||147||79||49|
|UV Index (Maximum)||3||4||6||8||9||10||11||10||8||6||4||3|