Switzerland precipitation in April

In Switzerland in April precipitation ranges from moderate in Sion with 33mm (1.3inch) of rainfall to heavy in Säntis (the highest mountain in the Alpstein massif) with 177mm (7inch) of snow/rainfall.

Where and how much does it snow/rain in Switzerland in April?

Find the average total precipitation in April for the most popular destinations in Switzerland on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend heavy rainfall high moderate low almost no
Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3inch) precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5inch) - 160 mm (6.3inch). Moderate: 30mm (1.2inch) - 90mm (3.5inch. Low: 5mm (0.2inch) - 30mm (1.2inch).

  • How much does it snow/rain in Switzerland in April?
  • In general in April rainfall is moderate in Zermatt.

  • What is the wettest city in April in Switzerland?
  • The wettest location is Säntis (the highest mountain in the Alpstein massif) with an average precipitation of 177mm (7inch) according to our data.

  • What is the driest city in April in Switzerland?
  • According to our data the driest location is Sion with an average precipitation of 33mm (1.3inch).

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