Lucerne, Switzerland: Best time to go and average weather

Find the most favorable time to visit Lucerne in Switzerland from seasonal averages, on this page.

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When is the best time to go to Lucerne?

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

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

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

Month Our opinion View Details
very bad weather Lucerne in january
very bad weather Lucerne in february
very bad weather Lucerne in march
tolerable weather Lucerne in april
tolerable weather Lucerne in may
good weather Lucerne in june
good weather Lucerne in july
good weather Lucerne in august
good weather Lucerne in september
tolerable weather Lucerne in october
very bad weather Lucerne in november
very bad weather Lucerne in december

Weather and climate in Lucerne

  • Between the months of january and march the climate is the worst possible. The record temperature this month is 22°C and it rains in march about 100mm.
  • Between april and may the climate is passable, but still OK. The record temperature this month is 30°C and you can expect to have 242mm of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From june to september the climate is beautiful. At lunchtime, it's 21°C in average and it rains about 40% of the time in september.
  • In the month of october the climate is just OK. The record temperature this month is 27°C and it rains about 93mm each month.
  • Between the months of november and december the climate is the worst possible. The temperature rises to 3°C and, in december, 17 days of rain are expected.


Chart: temperature and rainfall in Lucerne

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

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