Japan's health ministry says 13,569 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in Tokyo on Saturday.
The daily tally is up 4,112 from a week ago.
The ministry confirmed nine deaths from the virus in the capital.
It also reported that the number of seriously ill patients on ventilators or ECMO heart-lung machines is 18. That figure is down two from Friday.
Nationwide, new cases on Saturday totaled 125,327.