Shirahama

Shirahama is home to one of Japan's best white sand beaches and is a great destination for relaxing by the sea. There are boat trips into the bay with scuba diving or snorkeling available as well as fishing trips. There are two golf courses nearby and tennis courts are available for hire.

Shirahama Map

“Shirahama well deserves its kanji characters which literally translate as ‘white sand'. Come here for an onsen beach break Japanese style”

Ruth Hubbard, Product Manager

Weather in Shirahama

The Climate Guide for Shirahama, 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) 10 10 14 19 22 25 29 30 27 22 17 13
Min Night-time Temperature (°C) 3 3 6 11 15 19 23 24 21 15 10 5
Hours of Sunshine (Daily) 5 5 6 6 6 5 6 7 5 5 5 5
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 14 15 17 16 16 18 18 17 18 15 13 12
Monthly Rainfall (mm) 68 82 125 180 205 296 228 209 301 176 133 62
UV Index (Maximum) 3 4 6 8 9 10 11 10 8 6 4 3