Spring

March-May

By March, most of snow accumulated in the city has melted. In April, pretty flowers begin to bloom on Mt. Hakodate. From late April to mid-May, it is cherry blossom season. Many people go out for cherry-blossom viewing.

Climate and Clothing

Wear long-sleeved clothes and a light jacket. It is cold early in the morning and late at night. A sweater or a fleece coat is necessary.

Average temperature(℃)
AverageMaxMin
March1.45.3-2.6
April7.211.82.6
May11.916.57.5

Night View

After severe cold of winter has gone, it becomes easy to see the night view. But the observatory will still be really cold at night. Wear a warm jacket to go out.

Recommended time for the night view
(Sunset time at the beginning of each month)
March17:28
April18:03
May18:36

Flowers/Scenery

Food

Asparagus Scallops
Shrimps Sea Urchin
Horsehair Crabs Atka mackerel
Enjoy 4 Seasons