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.

Highest Temperature Record in Tokyo

The table below shows the record of highest temperature (hottest temperature) in Tokyo. The temperature has been recording since 1875. Seven of ten were recorded in last two decades.  

Rank Temperature (C) Temperature (F) Date yyyy/mm/dd
1 39.5 103.1 (2004/ 7/20)
2 39.1 102.4 (1994/ 8/ 3)
3 38.7 101.7 (1996/ 8/15)
4 38.4 101.1 (1953/ 8/21)
5 38.3 100.9 (2013/ 8/11)
6 38.1 100.6 (2004/ 7/21)
7 38.1 100.6 (2001/ 7/24)
8 38.1 100.6 (1984/ 9/ 3)
9 38.1 100.6 (1942/ 8/16)
10 37.8 100.0 (2000/ 9/ 2)

 

Next is the highest average monthly temperature in Tokyo. All of them were recorded after 1978. 

Rank Temperature (C) Temperature (F) Month yyyy/mm
1 29.6 85.3 (2010/ 8)
2 29.4 84.9 (1995/ 8)
3 29.2 84.6 (2013/ 8)
4 29.1 84.4 (2012/ 8)
5 29.0 84.2 (2007/ 8)
6 28.9 84.0 (1994/ 8)
7 28.9 84.0 (1978/ 8)
8 28.6 83.5 (1990/ 8)
9 28.6 83.5 (1984/ 8)
10 28.5 83.3 (2004/ 7)

 

Here is the highest average yearly temperature in Tokyo. Last year (2013) was the second hottest year in Tokyo history.

Rank Temperature (C) Temperature (F) Year
1 17.3 63.1 2004
2 17.1 62.8 2013
3 17.0 62.6 2007
4 17.0 62.6 1999
5 17.0 62.6 1990
6 16.9 62.4 2010
7 16.9 62.4 2000
8 16.9 62.4 1994
9 16.9 62.4 1979
10 16.7 62.1 2009

Source is Japan Meteorological Agency. 

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Related Topics

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.