Sakura season is right around the corner and we want to make sure you don’t miss a single petal with our new 2017 Tokyo Cherry Blossom Forecast map.
Tokyo and its surrounding prefectures (with exception of Nagano) should be all blossomed up by late March to early April.
|Tokyo (Tokyo)||March 25th||April 3rd|
|Yokohama (Kanagawa)||March 26th||April 5th|
|Nagano (Nagano)||April 15th||April 19th|
|Kofu (Yamanashi)||March 29th||April 6th|
|Choshi (Chiba)||April 3rd||April 10th|
|Maebashi (Gunma)||March 31th||April 8th|
|Mito (Ibaraki)||March 31th||April 8th|
|Utsunomiya (Tochigi)||March 31th||April 8th|
(Dates provided by WeatherMap.jp)
Think we’d leave you hanging with just the map? No way—we’ve also got a solid list of the very best cherry blossom viewing spots, which includes less-crowded options. Wanna see sakura illuminations at night? We tell you where to go here.
And if you’ll just barely be missing sakura season, fret not, there are late-blooming varieties all around Tokyo as well.
Please remember that this is just a forecast and it fluctuates from day to day! Individual trees, different sub-regions and the weather (wind and rain especially) may effect the flowering times.
Not in Tokyo? Check out our 2017 cherry blossom forecast for all of Japan.