|Tourist guide Sendai|
The climate of Sendai is of the temperate variety with warm to hot summers and cool winters. Snowfall is a regular feature, albeit it does not stay for long. The city receives late monsoons from July to September. In comparison with other Japanese cities, Sendai has a more agreeable climate.
Sendai was founded by daimyo Date Masamune in 1600 and incorporated as a city in 1889. It has a strong economy; retail and service sectors form its main components.