2017 Cherry Blossom Forecast in Japan

Check out the latest status of cherry blossom forecast 2017!! (Updated on 20th April 2017)

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Please use our cherry blossom forecast to plan your Sakura viewings this spring! The information will be updated every week till the cherry blossom season ends. (source: http://sakura.weathermap.jp)

While cherry blossoms in most of parts in Japan have fallen, the best viewing time is yet to come in Hokkaido and the northern part of Japan. If you still wish to catch beautiful cherry blossoms, head north!

Hope you are enjoying the most beautiful moment in Japan 😉


The forecast is subject to change due to unexpected temperature changes, rain and wind, which may effect on the cherry trees to quicken or delay their blooming time.

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Here are some of most recommended Sakura viewing spots in Japan!

Tokyo: Shinjuku Gyoen, Meguro River, Chidorigafuchi, Ueno Park, Sumida River, Top 10 in Tokyo

Kyoto: Philosopher’s Walk, Maruyama Park, Daigoji Temple, Ninnaji Temple, Heian Shrine, Top 10 in Kyoto

Kanto Area: Odawara Castle, Saitama, Kamakura, Yokohama, Mt.Akagi, Top 10 near Tokyo

Mt. Fuji: Fuji 5 Lakes, Oshino Hakkai, Fuji Shibazakura Festival

Nagano: Northern Alps, Chikuma River, Nagano Castle

Kansai: Osaka (Osaka Castle, Osaka Mint Bureau, Expo’70 Commemorative Park), Nara (Yoshinoyama, Tanzan Shrine)

Shikoku: Mt.Shiude

Tohoku: Hirosaki Castle, Kotakami Tenshochi, Shiroishi River, Takada Castle

Hokkaido: Hakodate, Sapporo

Recommended: Onsen with cherry blossom views, Top night viewing spots, Late blooming cherry blossoms

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