Weather in Tokyo. Actual conditions and forecast
Week forecast for temperature, rain and cloudiness
Map of wind conditions for Tokyo area
Map of Tokyo temperature forecast1. You can zoom in to Tokyo using the '+' button, or check temperatures around the globe by the '-' button.
2. Besides this, you can grab the map by your mouse button and move it to see the temperature in other regions.
This temperature map is centered around Tokyo. The map is real-time and interactive.
Rain forecast for Tokyo area1. Using the control panel above this map, you can check the rain forecast for Tokyo for any period within next 10 days.
2. Via the top control panel, you can check the following weather parameters: Temperature, Cloud cover, Precipitation, Wind and Pressure.
This precipitation forecast map is centered around Tokyo. The map is also real-time and interactive.
Climate in Japan and weather forecast - best seasons for visitThe next fairly large influx of tourists is usually recorded in Japan on the eve of New Year and Christmas holidays. Already from mid-December, major cities in Japan as well as small provinces, is embraced by the festive mood. In the northern part of the country, everything is covered with snow. In addition to this, during winter travelers often go to thermal springs which are located near Mount Fuji. There is a very unusual snow festival in Sapper in early February. As a rule, it lasts for 7 days. … Open
Atmosphere of Japan: politicsThe main legislative body is the Japanese parliament. It has a bicameral structure. The upper house is called the “assembly of advisers”, and the lower chamber is called the “assembly of representatives”. The upper chamber is made up of more than 250 deputies. The service life of each official in parliament is 6 years. The lower house on the other hand, has more than 500 deputies, with about two hundred officials getting into office thanks to the proportional open voting system, which is held in 11 constituencies. Initially, bills are adopted in the so-called parliamentary committee. If the committee approves the bill, then the whole chamber will vote. If the bill was passed in the Lower House, then it is sent to the officials of the upper house to vote on. … Open
Sights of Tokyo - photogallery
Tokyo guide chapters
The impressive Kaminarimon Gates (the gates of thunder) are known for their huge red paper lanterns and scary statues of the guard. The path to the temple is dotted with small shops selling traditional sweets and souvenirs. During the Edo period the center of the city (Shitamachi) was located here, and so streets, shops and restaurants, located around the church, have retained the atmosphere of the old times. Every … Open
Cultural excursion through Tokyo - things to see
Among the modern architecture sights we should definitely mention City Hall, which is located near the main railway station. Beautiful white skyscraper surrounded by rich green plants looks very impressive. Among the natural attractions of Tokyo we should definitely mention the famous Rikugien Park. A superb man-made lake with numerous small islands, beautiful trees and fragrant flower beds - this place is simply … Open
Attractions and active leisure
Shibuya district is also full of various attractive entertaining facilities. The majority of clubs and bars of the quarter are decorated in ethnic style. Each institution usually offers a unique entertainment program. Travellers with children will also find great entertainments in Tokyo. You should certainly visit Tokyo Disneyland, which has become a favorite vacation spot for both children and adults right after … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
For many people Japanese food is limited to usual sushi and sashimi, but the local restaurants offer visitors a far more exotic delicacies. Fugu fish is considered a royal dish. The fact is that the fish is very poisonous, so only highly qualified masters can cook it. Fans of more traditional dishes are able to order smoked eel, which is served in all restaurants of the national cuisine. This is very delicious and … Open
There are some unusual and creative budget hotels in Tokyo as well. For example, 1/3rd Residence Yashiki has always drawn the attention of travelers because of its eye-catching design. The hotel’s concept is a quintessence of the most beautiful national traditions that are skillfully reflected in the elements of décor. Low wooden tables and pillows that replace traditional chairs, the abundance of antiquities … Open
Traditions and mentality of Tokyo
Local residents follow a mass of centuries-old traditions, and some of them are useful to be known by foreigners. You cannot step on small mats made of reeds (tatami) with your shoes – this will be a sign of bad behavior and sacrilege. Before visiting public swimming pools "furo" be sure to take a shower. Showers are usually located near the pool. The Japanese do not require strict adherence of all traditions and … Open