General information about Kyoto
CountryJapan
Region Kyoto 22
Region 2Kyōto-shi 1857906
Region 3Kamigyō-ku 26102
Population1,459,640
Visitors2,101,000/year
Time ZoneAsia/Tokyo
Coordinates of Kyoto
Time ZoneAsia/Tokyo
GMT +9
DST +9
Latitude35.021070000
Longitude135.753850000
Elevation (STRM3)50 m.

Popular places and attractions of Kyoto

Kyoto Railway Museum (京都鉄道博物館) Kyoto Railway Museum (京都鉄道博物館)
Kyoto Railway Museum (京都鉄道博物館)
Museum
9.3
Golden Pavilion at Kinkaku-ji (金閣舎利殿) Golden Pavilion at Kinkaku-ji (金閣舎利殿)
Golden Pavilion at Kinkaku-ji (金閣舎利殿)
Historic Site
9.2
Keage Incline (蹴上インクライン) Keage Incline (蹴上インクライン)
Keage Incline (蹴上インクライン)
Historic Site
9.2
Mt. Inari (稲荷山) Mt. Inari (稲荷山)
Mt. Inari (稲荷山)
Mountain
9.0
Nijo-jo Castle (二条城) Nijo-jo Castle (二条城)
Nijo-jo Castle (二条城)
Castle
9.0
Omokaru-ishi Stone (おもかる石) Omokaru-ishi Stone (おもかる石)
Omokaru-ishi Stone (おもかる石)
Historic Site
8.9

Parks, gardens and green spaces in Kyoto

Tadasu no Mori (糺の森) Tadasu no Mori (糺の森)
Tadasu no Mori (糺の森)
Forest
9.2
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove (竹林の小径) Arashiyama Bamboo Grove (竹林の小径)
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove (竹林の小径)
Trail
9.0
Sogenchi Garden (曹源池庭園) Sogenchi Garden (曹源池庭園)
Sogenchi Garden (曹源池庭園)
Garden
9.0
Okochi Sanso (大河内山荘) Okochi Sanso (大河内山荘)
Okochi Sanso (大河内山荘)
Garden
8.9
Arashiyama Monkey Park Iwatayama (嵐山モンキーパーク いわたやま) Arashiyama Monkey Park Iwatayama (嵐山モンキーパーク いわたやま)
Arashiyama Monkey Park Iwatayama (嵐山モンキーパーク いわたやま)
Zoo
8.9
Maruyama Park (円山公園) Maruyama Park (円山公園)
Maruyama Park (円山公園)
Park
8.9

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kyoto

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C35322320182223273332373737
Average high°C282216118912192327313220
Average temperature°C2316105336121721262714
Average low°C181150-1017111621229
Record low°C1040-5-8-4-5-15101718-8
RainDays985345699108884
SnowDays0016151450000041
FogDays13452210112224
ThunderstormsDays31101001125924
SnowfallCm.0000030000003
Average precipitationMm.201127805456671091491452332031471571
Relative humidity%70707070706560606570707068
Relative humidity morning%83828076747576767981858179
Relative humidity evening%63575856545454515559666057
Wind speedKm/h996891214161214121211
Monthly sunshineHours1571641491521431351601891941561822171996
Day LengthHours13121110111112141515151413
Dew point°C181272-201611162122114
Growing degree-day°C38318980000832073334825172203
Solar radiation, globalMj/m21311867913171816171813
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