When is the best time to go to Zermatt?
When is the best time to go to Zermatt? Here's some information to help you in your decision:
- The best months in Zermatt are July and August
- The coldest months are January and February
- The rainiest months are May and June
For full information about the climate and weather in Zermatt a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:
|Month||Average temp.||Rainfall||Our opinion||View Details|
|January||-8°C/-2°C||190mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in january|
|February||-9°C/-1°C||202mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in february|
|March||-8°C/-0°C||243mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in march|
|April||-3°C/3°C||358mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in april|
|May||1°C/7°C||573mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in may|
|June||5°C/12°C||475mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in june|
|July||8°C/16°C||428mm||tolerable weather||Zermatt in july|
|August||7°C/15°C||443mm||tolerable weather||Zermatt in august|
|September||3°C/11°C||258mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in september|
|October||-0°C/6°C||166mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in october|
|November||-3°C/1°C||248mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in november|
|December||-7°C/-1°C||159mm||very bad weather||Zermatt in december|
Weather and climate in Zermatt
- Between the months of january and may the climate is very unfavorable. the thermometer goes up to 7°C°C and it rains in may about 573mm.
- Between june and august the climate is unfavorable. The record temperature this month is 24°C and, in august, 26 days of rain are expected.
- Between the months of september and december the climate is the worst possible. The temperature rises to -1°C.
Chart: temperature and rainfall in Zermatt
The chart below allows you to look at the following seasonal norms for the city of Zermatt: minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.
Map of Switzerland
Zermatt appears on the map below with a blue icon. The other cities or locations in Switzerland appear on the map with a black icon. Click for information about the climate.