Best time to visit Zurich

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Zurich by month

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When is the best time to visit Zurich?

The best time to visit Zurich is July based on the following average weather conditions.

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Max Day Temperature (°C)

  • 2°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Zurich2
  • 4°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Zurich4
  • 9°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Zurich9
  • 13°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Zurich13
  • 18°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Zurich18
  • 21°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Zurich21
  • 23°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Zurich23
  • 22°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Zurich22
  • 19°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Zurich19
  • 13°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Zurich13
  • 7°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Zurich7
  • 3°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Zurich3

Hours of Sunshine (daily)

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The weather guide for Switzerland (Zurich) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Which is the hottest month in Zurich?

The hottest time of year in Zurich is normally July. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 23°C.

Which month has the most rain in Zurich?

In terms of rainfall, June is usually the wettest month in Zurich with 136mm on average. There are normally 17 days in June with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Zurich?

The sunniest time of year in Zurich is normally July with bright sunshine on average for 45% of daylight hours; that's 7 hours of sunshine per day.

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