Beckenried weather in January (Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland)

People don't tend to visit Beckenried in January since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Beckenried in January lies at 2.2°C (35.96°F). Usually it is the coldest month of the year. The average minimum temperature goes down to around -4.3°C (24.26°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during January is high with an average of 126mm (5.0 inchec). This makes it the driest month of the year. There are generally around 14 snowy days. You will hardly see any sun, with only 48 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Beckenried, monthly averages in January

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Min Temperature 24 °F  
Max Temperature 35 °F  
Chance of Rain 49%  
Precipitation 5 in  
Rainy days 15 days  
Humidity 78% *  
Sunshine 48 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 35% *  
* Data from: Altdorf, Switzerland (16 KM, 10 Miles).

Where to go in Switzerland in January

Find out more about the weather in Switzerland in January and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Beckenried should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. You can also expect some days or nights with snow. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in January.

Outdoor sports

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