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Switzerland precipitation in January

In Switzerland in January precipitation ranges from moderate in Sta Maria Val Müstair with 59 mm of snowfall to high in Adelboden with 155 mm of snowfall. January is a winter month in Switzerland.

Where and how much does it snow in Switzerland in January?

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

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm precipitation. High: 90 mm to 160 mm. Moderate: 30 mm to 90 mm. Low: 5 mm to 30 mm.

  • How much snowfall does Switzerland receive in January?
  • January in Zermatt is marked by substantial snow, totaling an average of 101 mm. Rapid weather changes are common due to the frequent precipitation.

  • What is the wettest city in January in Switzerland?
  • Our data indicates that Adelboden holds the record for the most average snowfall with 155 mm.

  • What is the driest city in January in Switzerland?
  • Based on our records, Sta Maria Val Müstair registers the lowest average precipitation, with only 59 mm.

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