Setagaya

Tōkyō, Japan

11°C
6:13 16:37
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Today's forecast

06:00Weather icon at 06:00 for Japan11°C
09:00Weather icon at 09:00 for Japan11°C
12:00Weather icon at 12:00 for Japan11°C
15:00Weather icon at 15:00 for Japan12°C
18:00Weather icon at 18:00 for Japan12°C
21:00Weather icon at 21:00 for Japan12°C

Air conditions

Real Feel

9°C

Wind

4 m/s

Chance of rain

62%

UV Index

3

Chance of snow

0%

Humidity

75%

Visibility

10 km

Pressure

1020 mb.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for JapanPatchy Rain
12°C / 11°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for JapanPatchy Rain
15°C / 9°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for JapanPatchy Rain
17°C / 10°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for JapanPatchy Rain
14°C / 12°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for JapanSunny
16°C / 12°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for JapanPatchy Rain
19°C / 16°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for JapanSunny
16°C / 13°C

Description

Setagaya is a peaceful and idyllic ward located in the southwestern part of Tōkyō, Japan. It is bordered by Shibuya, Meguro, and Suginami. Setagaya has a population of around 950,000, making it the second most populous district in Tōkyō.

Setagaya has a diverse blend of residential homes and commercial establishments. The ward is home to many parks and gardens, including Setagaya Park, Setagaya Central Park, and Kinuta Park. These parks provide a refreshing retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city, with their lively picnic areas and scenic landscapes.

Setagaya has a rich cultural heritage, which is reflected in the numerous temples and shrines scattered throughout the area. One of the most notable of these is the Gotokuji Temple, known for its beckoning cat figurines, a popular cultural symbol in Japan. Other cultural attractions in the area include the Setagaya Literary Museum and the Shimokitazawa Theatre.

The ward is also known for its thriving shopping districts, such as the trendy and fashionable Sangenjaya, and the unique and eclectic Shimokitazawa. The latter is particularly famous for its vintage clothing stores and charming cafes, making it a favourite hangout spot for fashion-forward youth and artists.

Setagaya also boasts an excellent transportation network, with multiple train stations and bus routes. The ward enjoys easy accessibility to the rest of Tōkyō and beyond, making it an ideal location for both work and play.

Overall, Setagaya is a neighbourhood that perfectly blends modernity with tradition. It offers a serene and relaxed lifestyle, while also providing all the facilities and conveniences that residents need. You can spend days exploring this peaceful and charming retreat and still not see all it has to offer. A visit to Setagaya is not complete without delving into its rich history, enjoying its beautiful greenery, and of course, discovering its delights at every turn.

7-day forecast

Today
Weather icon at 2023-11-12 for JapanPatchy Rain
12°C / 11°C
Mon
Weather icon at 2023-11-13 for JapanPatchy Rain
15°C / 9°C
Tue
Weather icon at 2023-11-14 for JapanPatchy Rain
17°C / 10°C
Wed
Weather icon at 2023-11-15 for JapanPatchy Rain
14°C / 12°C
Thu
Weather icon at 2023-11-16 for JapanSunny
16°C / 12°C
Fri
Weather icon at 2023-11-17 for JapanPatchy Rain
19°C / 16°C
Sat
Weather icon at 2023-11-18 for JapanSunny
16°C / 13°C