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Climate and Environment

Climate

The Ishikari Bay New Port area has a cool climate throughout the year and has four distinct seasons. Even in summers, midsummer temperatures rarely go beyond 30 degrees Celsius and such days last no more than 5 days a year. Humidity is also very low making it a very comfortable place to be in.
In winters, there is a maximum of 100 cm of snow but efficient snow plowing facilities makes it possible for traffic to move smoothly.

(Source: Meteorological Agency's Homepage)

Environment

In the Ishikari Bay New Port area, the probability of an earthquake with a seismic intensity of 6 or less in the next 30 years is as low as 0.1 to less than 3%.
In addition, the occurrence of typhoons and lightning is significantly lower compared to other regions.

(data:Headquarters for Earthquake Research Promotion)
(Source: Meteorological Agency's Homepage)
(Source: Meteorological Agency's Homepage)