7 Interesting Features About Weather in Tokyo!

7 Interesting Features About Weather in Tokyo

In considering Tokyo weather, the first thing one observes is just how seasonal it is, so it makes sense to me to discuss our varied weather patterns as they occur, season by season. Many years ago, I proudly asserted to my high school English teacher, as so many Japanese do, that Japan had four seasons. Naturally, she laughed at me. “Most countries away from the equator do!” she replied, much to my surprise and embarrassment. “In fact, Japan has six seasons” she continued. She was joking, of course, but when we think about Tokyo’s weather through the year, the idea of six seasons makes a kind of sense. Here then are her six Tokyo weather seasons. [Continue Reading…]