Every year, thousands of tourists from around the world fly to Japan to catch the beautiful cherry blossom or sakura trees blanket the streets with a breathtaking shade of pink. If you’re heading there this coming Spring 2020, here’s a complete initial forecast of when the sakura trees will begin blooming, as well as come into full bloom, in various parts of the country.
Source: Japan Meteorological Corporation
- Tokyo — First bloom: March 19; Full bloom: March 27
- Fukuoka — First bloom: March 20; Full bloom: March 29
- Nagoya — First bloom: March 21; Full bloom: March 30
- Kyoto — First bloom: March 23; Full bloom: April 1
- Osaka — First bloom: March 25; Full bloom: April 1
- Niigata — First bloom: April 5; Full bloom: April 11
- Sendai — First bloom: April 7; Full bloom: April 12
- Sapporo — First bloom: May 1; Full bloom: May 5
These forecasts, however, are subject to change depending on temperature, wind, and rain.
Stay tuned to our website for updates!
Are you flying to Japan this Spring to see the cherry blossoms? Share with us your plans below!
Do you have a story for the WhenInManila.com Team? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or send us a direct message at WhenInManila.com Facebook Page. Interact with the team and join the WhenInManila.com Community at WIM Squad!