Temperatures in Switzerland in October

Switzerland in October has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from low in Säntis (the highest mountain in the Alpstein massif) with 4°C (39°F) to moderate temperatures in Sion with 17°C (63°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 6°C (43°F) in Sion and -1°C (30°F) in Säntis (the highest mountain in the Alpstein massif).

What is the temperature for the different cities in Switzerland in October

Find the average daytime temperatures in October for the most popular destinations in Switzerland on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend very warm warm pleasant moderate cold very cold
Very warm means maximum temperatures above 30ºC (86ºF). Warm: 22ºC (72ºF) to 30ºC (86ºF). Pleasant: 18ºC (64ºF) to 22ºC (72ºF) Moderate: 12ºC (54ºF) to 18ºC (64ºF). Cold: 2ºC (36ºF) to 12ºC (54ºF). Very cold: lower than 2ºC (36ºF)

  • What is the warmest city in October in Switzerland?
  • Sion tops the warmest city list in our database with average maximum daytime temperatures around 17°C (63°F) and minimum nighttime temperature around 6°C (43°F).

  • What is the coldest city in October in Switzerland?
  • The coldest city in October in Switzerland is Säntis (the highest mountain in the Alpstein massif) when we check our database. The maximum daytime temperatures are around 4°C (39°F) and minimum nighttime temperatures fall around -1°C (30°F).

  • How much sun does Switzerland get in October?
  • October is generally a moderate sunny month with an average of 141 hours of sunshine in Zermatt during the whole month.

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