Zermatt weather in October (Canton of Valais, Switzerland)

The average maximum daytime temperature in Zermatt in October lies at 11.4°C (52.52°F). Bring a thick blanket because during the night it can cool down to temperatures below freezing. The average minimum temperature is 0.9°C (33.62°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is moderate with an average of 56mm (2.2 inches). There are generally around 7 rainy days. The sun will occasionally show itself with 141 hours of sunshine during the entire month.

So what to wear in October? Bring a rain jacket just in case since it will be raining a few days during this period. Also bring some warm clothes.

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


Monthly Averages in October

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 0 °C
Max Temperature 11 °C
Chance of Rain 23%
Precipitation 56mm
Rainy Days 7
Sunshine Hours 141

Where to stay in Zermatt

Where to go in Switzerland in October

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

Outdoor sports

Weather Forecasts for Zermatt (Canton of Valais)

Tue   Feb 07
-3°C | -11°C
N 4 km/h
0.3 mm
clear and no rain

clear and no rain

Wed   Feb 08
-3°C | -11°C
S 4 km/h
clear and no rain

clear and no rain

Thu   Feb 09
-4°C | -12°C
N 4 km/h
clear and no rain

clear and no rain

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