What is the weather like at the beginning of January and early February in Kyoto?
In the Kansai region, the climate is the most special in Kyoto because mountains surround the city on all three sides. On the northeast side is Lake Biwa, with an average temperature of 1 to 10 degrees Celsius (33 to 50 degrees Fahrenheit). Public places like shopping malls, stations, buses, subway stations have heating. It is recommended to wear warm clothing like a sweater and, a rain and wind jacket.