Average weather in January in Horw (Canton of Lucerne), Switzerland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Horw in January is -2.0°C (28.4°F). The amount of rain/snow in January is normal with an average of 78mm (3.1in). Most people don't tend to visit Horw during this period since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 3.0°C (37.4°F). This makes January the coldest month of the year. You will hardly see any sun with 44 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Horw should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket 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.

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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
Precipitation 78mm
Sunshine Hours 44

Where to stay in Horw

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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 May 17
24°C | 8°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

WED May 18
29°C | 10°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

THU May 19
27°C | 11°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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