Fukuoka is situated on Kyushu Island:
Fukuoka is served by the Fukuoka International Airport (FUK) accepting both the international and domestic flights.
Shinkansen (super-express) train connects Fukuoka (Hakata Station) with other major cities such as Tokyo (in about 5 hours), Osaka (in about 2 hours 30 minutes), and Kyoto (in about 3 hours) .
|Temperature||Average low 5 °C (41 °F)
Average high 12 °C (54 °F)
|Average precipitation||Rain: 11 days/month
Snow: 3 days/month
|Mean sunshine hours||130 hours/month|