Average weather in October in Zürich (Canton of Zurich), Switzerland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Zürich in October is 7.0°C (44.6°F). The amount of rain in October is normal with an average of 87mm (3.4in). It rains on average a total of 10 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 14.0°C (57.2°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 110 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in October? Visitors traveling to Zürich should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also plan on bringing your warm clothes, it can be a bit chilly during this period.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 7 °C
Max Temperature 14 °C
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 87mm
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 110

 

Where to stay in Zürich

Where to go in Switzerland in October

Find out more about the weather in Switzerland in October and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in October.

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
4/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Zürich (Canton of Zurich)

TUE   Dec 06
4°C | -2°C
SSW 2 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

WED   Dec 07
3°C | -1°C
SE 5 kmph
0.6 mm
Light snow

Light snow

THU   Dec 08
4°C | -3°C
ESE 4 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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