Average weather in March in Zermatt (Canton of Valais), Switzerland

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Zermatt in March is -5.4°C (22.28°F). The amount of rain/snow in March is normal with an average of 48mm (1.9in). It rains on average a total of 8 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 3.7°C (38.66°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 137 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in March? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Some years you can have some days or nights with snow during this month. So bring gloves or mittens and wear a warm hat.

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

Monthly Averages in March

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature -5 °C
Max Temperature 3 °C
Chance of Rain 27%
Precipitation 48mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 137

 

Where to stay in Zermatt

Where to go in Switzerland in March

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

Swimming
5/10
Cycling
3/10
Walking
3/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
3/10

Weather Forecasts for Zermatt (Canton of Valais)

FRI   Dec 09
-4°C | -9°C
SW 7 kmph
7.1 mm
Heavy snow

Heavy snow

SAT   Dec 10
-3°C | -15°C
NW 17 kmph
0.5 mm
Patchy light snow

Patchy light snow

SUN   Dec 11
-8°C | -18°C
NW 17 kmph
0.1 mm

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