9/6 Hokkaido Earthquake

A strong earthquake hit Hokkaido in the night of September 6, 2018. More details

Typhoon #21

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:

  • Train service between Takayama and Toyama is disrupted. More details
  • Some local train services around Hiroshima are disrupted. More details