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Shizuoka Climate & Temperature

  • Shizuoka, Japan is at 3458'N, 13824'E, 16 m (52 ft). See map.
  • Shizuoka has a humid subtropical climate that is mild with no dry season, constantly moist (year-round rainfall). Summers are hot and muggy with thunderstorms. Winters are mild with precipitation from mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate. (Kppen-Geiger classification: Cfa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Shizuoka is situated in or near the warm temperate wet forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 16.1 degrees Celsius (61 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 20.6 °C (37.1°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype semicontinental. Shizuoka Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 12.1°C (53.8°F) on average falling to 2.1°C (35.7°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 18.7°C (65.6°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 9.8°C (49.6°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 28.3°C (82.9°F) and average low temperatures are 21.4°C (70.6°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 22.8°C (73°F) during the day and lows of 14.5°C (58.1°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 2327 mm (91.6 inches) which is equivalent to 2327 Litres/m (57.08 Gallons/ft).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Shizuoka you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Torres, Brazil where you would find a Humid subtropical climate (Subtropical moist forest biome).

Shizuoka Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 11 (52) 12 (53) 14 (58) 19 (66) 23 (73) 25 (78) 29 (84) 31 (87) 27 (81) 23 (73) 18 (65) 14 (57) 21 (69)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 6 (43) 7 (44) 10 (49) 15 (58) 19 (65) 22 (71) 25 (78) 27 (80) 24 (74) 18 (65) 14 (56) 8 (47) 16 (61)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (34) 2 (35) 5 (41) 10 (51) 14 (58) 19 (65) 22 (72) 23 (74) 20 (68) 14 (58) 9 (48) 3 (38) 12 (54)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 74 (3) 104 (4) 197 (8) 240 (9) 235 (9) 323 (13) 270 (11) 276 (11) 265 (10) 158 (6) 122 (5) 64 (3) 2327 (92)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 10h 04' 10h 51' 11h 54' 13h 01' 13h 58' 14h 27' 14h 14' 13h 25' 12h 20' 11h 13' 10h 17' 9h 49' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 35 44.3 55.2 66.8 75.2 78.5 75.5 67.2 55.8 44.3 35.1 31.6 55.3

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