9/6 Hokkaido Earthquake
A strong earthquake hit Hokkaido in the night of September 6, 2018. More details
On September 4-5, 2018, typhoon #21 caused damage in several regions of Japan:
- Osaka's Kansai Airport was badly hit, but has almost fully recovered in the meantime. More details
- Kyoto: train access to Kibune and Kurama is disrupted.
July Torrential Rains
In early July 2018, torrential rains caused flooding and landslides in various parts of western and central Japan: