Imazu, Shiga

Imazu (今津町, Imazu-chō) was a town located in Takashima District, Shiga Prefecture, Japan. It was the center of the district.

Location of Imazu

As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 14,018 and a density of 114.21 persons per km2. The total area is 122.74 km2.

On January 1, 2005, Imazu, along with the towns of Takashima, Adogawa, Makino and Shin'asahi, and the village of Kutsuki (all from Takashima District), was merged to create the city of Takashima.

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Imazu (1991−2020 normals, extremes 1978−present)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 16.1
(61.0)
18.0
(64.4)
22.1
(71.8)
26.9
(80.4)
29.7
(85.5)
33.3
(91.9)
36.2
(97.2)
36.9
(98.4)
35.2
(95.4)
30.9
(87.6)
22.8
(73.0)
18.3
(64.9)
36.9
(98.4)
Average high °C (°F) 6.3
(43.3)
6.9
(44.4)
11.0
(51.8)
16.9
(62.4)
21.9
(71.4)
25.3
(77.5)
29.2
(84.6)
31.0
(87.8)
27.1
(80.8)
21.4
(70.5)
15.2
(59.4)
9.3
(48.7)
18.5
(65.2)
Daily mean °C (°F) 2.8
(37.0)
3.1
(37.6)
6.4
(43.5)
11.7
(53.1)
17.0
(62.6)
21.2
(70.2)
25.1
(77.2)
26.4
(79.5)
22.7
(72.9)
16.8
(62.2)
10.7
(51.3)
5.4
(41.7)
14.1
(57.4)
Average low °C (°F) −0.4
(31.3)
−0.4
(31.3)
2.0
(35.6)
6.8
(44.2)
12.5
(54.5)
17.5
(63.5)
21.8
(71.2)
22.8
(73.0)
18.9
(66.0)
12.6
(54.7)
6.5
(43.7)
1.9
(35.4)
10.2
(50.4)
Record low °C (°F) −10.6
(12.9)
−11.7
(10.9)
−8.4
(16.9)
−1.7
(28.9)
3.4
(38.1)
7.1
(44.8)
12.6
(54.7)
12.8
(55.0)
9.8
(49.6)
1.6
(34.9)
−2.0
(28.4)
−8.0
(17.6)
−11.7
(10.9)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 192.5
(7.58)
144.2
(5.68)
139.9
(5.51)
126.6
(4.98)
167.0
(6.57)
175.1
(6.89)
225.5
(8.88)
142.2
(5.60)
194.4
(7.65)
148.5
(5.85)
112.9
(4.44)
178.1
(7.01)
1,946.9
(76.65)
Average snowfall cm (inches) 110
(43)
102
(40)
14
(5.5)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
34
(13)
258
(102)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm) 19.6 16.9 15.1 11.7 10.9 11.2 13.0 9.1 11.3 10.9 12.2 17.9 159.8
Average snowy days (≥ 3 cm) 10.0 9.0 1.4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.8 23.2
Mean monthly sunshine hours 79.0 86.1 137.9 174.6 187.1 141.4 150.9 198.3 148.6 141.4 117.0 92.3 1,654.6
Source: JMA[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 観測史上1~10位の値(年間を通じての値). JMA. Retrieved February 26, 2022.
  2. ^ 気象庁 / 平年値(年・月ごとの値). JMA. Retrieved February 26, 2022.