Cost of Living and Price Reports from Tokyo, Japan. You can download the Excel list of items+prices I posted.

English translation of the monthly report "Retail prices of major products in Tokyo" published by Tokyo Metropolitan government can be downloaded also.

Table of Contents of Statistics/Rankings/Graphs is here.

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Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in December

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in December, from 1875 to 2016. Top 3 were recorded in the 21st century. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in December degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 24.8 76.6 (2004/12/5) 2 24.1…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in December

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in December, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in December degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd)dd) 1 -6.8 19.8 (1880/12/29) 2 -6.6 20.1 (1917/12/27) 3 -6.0 21.2 (1947/…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in January

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in January, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in January degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd)dd) 1 22.6 72.7 (1969/1/27) 2 22.6 72.7 (1882/1/31) 3 22.1 71.8 (1916/1/23…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in January

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in January, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in January degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 -9.2 15.4 (1876/1/13) 2 -9.1 15.6 (1885/1/14) 3 -8.6 16.5 (1927/1/24) 4…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in February

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in February, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in February degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 24.9 76.8 (1930/2/24) 2 24.5 76.1 (1962/2/11) 3 23.9 75.0 (2009/2/14)…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in February

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in February, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in February degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 -7.9 17.8 (1945/2/5) 2 -7.9 17.8 (1901/2/3) 3 -7.8 18.0 (1883/2/11) 4…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in March

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in March, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in March degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 25.3 77.5 (2013/3/10) 2 25.2 77.4 (1941/3/21) 3 25.1 77.2 (1997/3/30) 4 25.…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in March

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in March, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in March degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 -5.6 21.9 (1928/3/6) 2 -5.6 21.9 (1876/3/4) 3 -5.4 22.3 (1929/3/4) 4 -5.4 2…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in April

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in April, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in April degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 29.2 84.6 (1922/4/28) 2 28.9 84.0 (2004/4/22) 3 28.4 83.1 (1892/4/25) 4 28.…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in April

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in April, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in April degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 -3.1 26.4 (1883/4/1) 2 -2.2 28.0 (1877/4/1) 3 -2.1 28.2 (1876/4/5) 4 -1.7 2…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in May

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in May, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in May degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 32.2 90.0 (2015/5/31) 2 31.9 89.4 (1999/5/25) 3 31.7 89.1 (2004/5/30) 4 31.6 88…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in May

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in May, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in May degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 2.2 36.0 (1882/5/6) 2 2.4 36.3 (1902/5/13) 3 3.2 37.8 (1882/5/1) 4 3.5 38.3 (18…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in June

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in June, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in June degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 36.2 97.2 (2005/6/28) 2 35.7 96.3 (1963/6/26) 3 35.1 95.2 (2011/6/29) 4 34.7 …

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in June

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in June, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in June degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 8.5 47.3 (1888/6/5) 2 8.7 47.7 (1878/6/2) 3 8.7 47.7 (1878/6/1) 4 9.5 49.1 (1…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in July

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in July, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in July degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 39.5 103.1 (2004/7/20) 2 38.1 100.6 (2004/7/21) 3 38.1 100.6 (2001/7/24) 4 37…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in July

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in July, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in July degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 13.0 55.4 (1890/7/9) 2 13.1 55.6 (1884/7/3) 3 13.7 56.7 (1890/7/10) 4 13.9 57…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in August

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in August, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in August degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 15.4 59.7 (1917/8/27) 2 15.5 59.9 (1913/8/2) 3 15.5 59.9 (1910/8/19) 4 15…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in September

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in September, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in September degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 38.1 100.6 (1984/9/3) 2 37.8 100.0 (2000/9/2) 3 36.4 97.5 (1959/9/2…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in September

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in September, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in September degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 10.5 50.9 (1906/9/28) 2 10.6 51.1 (1904/9/30) 3 10.9 51.6 (1919/9/2…

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in October

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in October, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in October degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 32.6 90.7 (1979/10/1) 2 32.3 90.1 (1938/10/3) 3 32.0 89.6 (2016/10/4) 4…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in October

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in October, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in October degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 -0.5 31.1 (1877/10/31) 2 2.3 36.1 (1891/10/31) 3 2.6 36.7 (1877/10/25) …

Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in November

Here is the hottest temperature record in Tokyo in November, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Hottest Temperature Record in Tokyo in November degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 27.3 81.14 (1923/11/1) 2 26.7 80.06 (1977/11/1) 3 25.9 78.62 (2009/11…

Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in November

Here is the coldest temperature record in Tokyo in November, from 1875 to 2016. Table: Coldest Temperature Record in Tokyo in November degrees C degrees F (yyyy/mm/dd) 1 -3.1 26.42 (1912/11/30) 2 -2.8 26.96 (1882/11/26) 3 -2.7 27.14 (1876/…

Changes in the July Temperature in Tokyo, 1875-2015

Due to an "urban heat island" phenomenon, the summer temperature in Tokyo is very high in recent years. The graph below shows the changes in the average July temperature in Tokyo between 1875 and 2015. The July temperature is getting highe…

Temperature in Tokyo, Izu Islands, Ogasawara

The graph below shows the average monthly temperature in Tokyo, including Izu islans and Ogasawara islands. Table 1: Temperature in Tokyo, Izu Islands, Ogasawara (degrees C) Month 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Tokyo 6 6 10 15 21 22 26 27 23 1…

Precipitation in Tokyo, Izu Islands, Ogasawara

The following graph shows the average monthly precipitation in Tokyo, including Izu islans and Ogasawara islands. Table: Precipitation in Tokyo, Izu Islands (Hachijo), Ogasawara. Unit: mm Month 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Tokyo 93 62 94 129…

Number of Islands in Japan by Prefecture

There are 6,852 islands in Japan. The following shows the number of islands by prefecture. Obviously inland prefectures do not have any island. Other prefectures have some islands except Osaka. Prefecture Number of Islands Nagasaki 971 Kag…

Coldest Days in a Year in Tokyo

According to Japan Meteorological Agency, from January 23rd to January 27th are the coldest days in a year in Tokyo. The following shows the average temperature data (moving average) in January between 1980-2010 in Tokyo. Table : Average T…

When Does The Rainy Season Start in Japan?

Except Hokkaido (northern part of Japan), we have rainy season before summer. Japan Meteorological Agency announces the start date and the end date of the rainy season every year, and also calculates the average start date and the average …

When Does the Cherry Blossom Start in Tokyo?

Since 1953, Japan Meteorological Agency have been researching the beginning date of cherry blossom. The agency assigned one specific tree as the standard tree, and checks it every season. The Tokyo's standard tree is planted in Yasukuni Sh…

Table of Contents of Statistics/Rankings/Graphs is here.

In terms of the cost of living information, you can download the Excel price list of goods I posted.

English translation of the monthly report "Retail prices of major products in Tokyo" published by Tokyo Metropolitan government can be downloaded also.