Located in the northwestern part of Fukushima Prefecture and located at an altitude of about 800 metres, Urabandai is a snowy, cold region of northern Japan.
One can enjoy a cool summer in the highlands as well as snow sports in the winter thanks to the heavy snow.

The four seasons of Urabandai are: spring from April to June; summer from July to August; autumn (fall) from September to November; and winter from December to March.

 

■Monthly average temperature of Urabandai.

  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Urabandai(Hibara) -6.2 -2.9 -1.3 3.6 11.8 16.2 18.6 21.2 15.6 10.6 4.7 -0.1
Sapporo -4.1 -2.7 1.3 5.2 12.9 15.7 20.6 24.3 18.5 11.7 6.2 -0.5
Tokyo 5.1 6.7 9.8 13.6 19.0 22.5 25.6 27.5 23.5 19.5 14.4 9.5

Weather data page of the Japan Meteorological Agency.

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