Japan's hay fever season set to start early due to warm winter

National Jan 29, 2020

Japan's hay fever season set to start early due to warm winter

The hay fever season is set to begin earlier than usual in Japan this year due to a warmer-than-average winter, a weather information provider said Wednesday. According to Weathernews Inc., Japanese cedar trees, which along with Japanese cypress trees are one of the most prominent ...

Hay fever season hits Kanto earlier than usual

National Jan 31, 2014

Hay fever season hits Kanto earlier than usual

by Atsushi Kodera

Hay fever season has arrived in the Kanto region to the dismay of people who every year suffer sneezing, runny noses and itchy eyes from "sugi" cedar or "hinoki" cypress pollen. Weathernews Inc. said the allergy season arrived a week to 10 days earlier than ...