Average weather in August in Pontresina (Grisons), Switzerland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Pontresina in August is 4.8°C (40.64°F). The amount of rain in August is high with an average of 101mm (4.0in). This makes it the wettest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 10 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.7°C (65.66°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 183 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Pontresina should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 4 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 101mm
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 183
* Climate data from: Saint Moritz, Switzerland (4 KM, 2 Miles).

 

Where to stay in Pontresina

Where to go in Switzerland in August

Find out more about the weather in Switzerland in August 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 August.

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Pontresina (Grisons)

TUE   Nov 29
-2°C | -9°C
SSW 8 kmph
8.6 mm
Moderate snow

Moderate snow

WED   Nov 30
-3°C | -11°C
N 11 kmph
THU   Dec 01
-1°C | -15°C
ESE 7 kmph
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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