rainy season

While the fierce heat in Tokyo and the rest of mainland Japan continues, the rainy season has officially ended according to the Japanese Meteorological Agency.
The rainy season in Japan is cheerily referred to as “tsuyu,” or plum rain, as it coincides with the seasonal ripening of this luscious fruit. Constant gray skies and gloomy showers can only mean one...
June is the rainy season in Japan. While making your way around town, try using some of the following Japanese words and phrases to talk about it.