Hokkaido Climate - Details of Hokkaido's climate.
is known for its cool summers (which attract many tourists from other
parts of Japan) and icy winters. The average August temperature is
around 22°C (72°F), while the average January temperature ranges from
−12°C to −4°C (10°F to 25°F) depending on elevation and latitude. The
island tends to see isolated snowstorms that develop long-lasting
snowbanks, in contrast to the constant flurries seen in the Hokuriku