Horw weather in January (Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland)

Most people don't tend to visit Horw during January since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Horw in January lies at 3.0°C (37.4°F). On average, it is the month with the lowest temperatures of the year. The average minimum temperature is -2.0°C (28.4°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain/snow during this month is moderate with an average of 68mm (2.7in). It rains/snows an average of 9 days of the month. You will hardly see any sun, with only 48 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Horw should plan on bringing winter clothes, snow boots and a warm winter coat since there will be many periods of snow.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

 

Monthly Averages in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature -2 °C
Max Temperature 3 °C
Chance of Rain 30%
Precipitation 68mm
Rainy Days 9
Sunshine Hours 48
* Climate data from: Altdorf, Switzerland (29 KM, 18 Miles).

Where to stay in Horw

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.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
1/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

Weather Forecasts for Horw (Canton of Lucerne)

Tue   Jan 31
5°C | 0°C
N 4 km/h
0 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

Wed   Feb 01
7°C | 0°C
W 11 km/h
0.2 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

Thu   Feb 02
6°C | 1°C
W 11 km/h
0.4 mm
overcast and no rain

overcast and no rain

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