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These hats are made of straw, allowing air to flow through them as well as protecting the head from the strong sunlight.


Sapporo
(43KN141KE)

Tokyo
(35KN139KE)

Osaka
(34KN135KE)

Naha
(26KN137KE)

June

16
61

21
71

23
73

26
79

July

20
68

25
77

27
81

28
83

Aug.

22
71

27
81

28
83

28
83


London
(51KN0KW)

New Delhi
(28KN77KE)

Washington D.C.
(38KN77KW)

June

14
58

33
92

24
75

July

16
62

31
88

26
79

Aug.

16
61

30
86

25
80


We hope you enjoyed discovering these Japanese ways to keep cool and enjoy the hot summer. Maybe you'll have a chance to try out some of the techniques yourself someday!


Bunkyo Women's College
Yumiko Kojima, Yuka Ohnuma, Aki Sekiguchi,
Mayumi Akimoto, Ayumi Arai

Kanda University of International Studies
Yuko Mizutani