Zürich monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Zürich

    Zürich average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Zürich (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 2.3 4.1 8.3 12.9 17.2 20.4 22.8 21.9 18.5 13 7.1 3.3
    °F 36.1 39.4 47 55.2 63 68.8 73.1 71.4 65.3 55.5 44.7 38

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Zürich (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 64 63 65 88 111 136 127 134 91 67 76 67
    inches 2.5 2.5 2.5 3.4 4.4 5.4 5 5.3 3.6 2.6 3 2.6
    Rainy days 15 14 15 16 18 17 16 17 13 12 15 15
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Zürich

    Average daily sunshine Zürich
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 1.7 3.1 4.2 5.2 6 6.7 7.6 6.9 5.8 3.8 2.2 1.5
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Zürich (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C -2.6 -1.5 0.9 4.1 8 11.2 13 12.5 10.1 6.2 1.8 -1.3
    Max °C 2.4 4.3 8.5 13.1 17.5 20.7 23.1 22.1 18.7 13.2 7.2 3.5
    Min °F 27.3 29.4 33.6 39.4 46.3 52.1 55.3 54.5 50.2 43.2 35.2 29.8
    Max °F 31.8 34.5 40.5 47.5 54.9 60.6 64.4 63.1 57.9 49.5 40.1 34
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Zürich in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 9.9 8.9 9.3 11.6 15.4 19.3 21.9 22.7 20.7 17.7 14.6 11.8
    °F 49.8 48 48.8 52.9 59.7 66.7 71.5 72.9 69.3 63.9 58.2 53.3
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Zürich (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 8 8 9 8 8 7 7 6 6 6 7 8
    mph 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 4 5 5

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Zürich
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    85% 80% 74% 71% 72% 73% 72% 76% 80% 83% 84% 85%
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Zürich weather stats

Zürich weather statistics
Hottest month: July 22.8°C 73°F
Driest month: February 63mm 2.5ins
Sunniest month: July 7.6hrs
Coldest month: January 2.3°C 36.1°F
Wettest month: June 136mm 5.4ins
Warmest sea: August 22.7°C 72.9°F
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