Precipitation in Switzerland in October

In Switzerland in October precipitation ranges from moderate in Sion with 46mm (1.8inch) rainfall to heavy in Lucarno with 211mm (8.3inch) rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in Switzerland in October

Find the average total precipitation in October 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 non
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 rain in Switzerland in October?
  • In general in October rainfall is very high in Zermatt, falling frequently during the month. So the weather can be unpredictable from moment to moment. Most rain in Switzerland in October falls in Lucarno with an average of 211mm (8.3inch). The least amount of rain in October falls in Sion with an average of 46mm (1.8inch).

  • What is the wettest city in October in Switzerland?
  • The wettest location is Lucarno with an average precipitation of 211mm (8.3inch) according to our data.

  • What is the driest city in October in Switzerland?
  • According to our data the driest location is Sion with an average precipitation of 46mm (1.8inch).

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