Climate in Bern (Canton of Bern), Switzerland

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Daily percent of sunshine

The mean percent of sunhours during the day over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Weather Forecasts for Bern (Canton of Bern)

SUN Jan 16
8°C | -4°C


MON Jan 17
6°C | -4°C


TUE Jan 18
5°C | -4°C


The best time of year to visit Bern in Switzerland

During the month of June, July and August you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).

Other facts from our historical climate data:

  • Which is the warmest month in Bern?
    July has an average maximum temperature of 24°C (76°F) and is the warmest month of the year.
  • Which is the coldest month in Bern?
    The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 3°C (37°F).
  • Which is the wettest month in Bern?
    August tops the wettest month list with 117mm (4.6in) of rainfall.
  • Which is the driest month in Bern?
    February is the driest month with 55mm (2.2in) of precipitation.
  • Which is the sunniest month in Bern?
    July is the sunniest month with an average of 238 hours of sunshine.

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