When is the best time to go to Basel?

When is the best time to go to Basel? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Basel are May, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months are July and August
  • February is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are May, June, July and December

For full information about the climate and weather in Basel a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month
January 34°F/41°F
48%
February 34°F/43°F
40%
March 38°F/54°F
39%
April 47°F/63°F
44%
May 52°F/68°F
58%
June 58°F/76°F
53%
July 63°F/79°F
52%
August 63°F/79°F
42%
September 56°F/72°F
32%
October 47°F/63°F
31%
November 45°F/52°F
40%
December 36°F/43°F
46%

Weather and climate in Basel

  • Between the months of january and march the climate is the worst possible. By early evening, the temperature averages 45°F and you can expect to have 2.8in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of april and june the climate is not good, but still OK. In average, on the morning it is 59°F and it rains in june about 4.7in.
  • Between the months of july and september the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 54°F and, in september, 10 days of rain are expected.
  • In october the climate is correct. The temperature rises to 63°F and, in october, 10 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of november the climate is bad. the thermometer goes up to 52°F°C and you can expect to have 4in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of december the climate is very bad. The record temperature this month is 56°F and you can expect to have 5.2in of rainfall/month during this period.


Chart: temperature and rainfall in Basel

The chart below allows you to look at the following seasonal norms for the city of Basel: minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.


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