Central Switzerland

Central Switzerland, Switzerland
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Central Switzerland

Climate in Switzerland:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
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10
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11
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Best time to visit Central Switzerland:

 

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer is a popular time for tourists. The weather is pleasant, with temperatures ranging from approximately 64°F to 77°F (18°C to 25°C) in lowland areas.
  • Ideal for outdoor activities like hiking, mountain biking, and exploring the scenic beauty.

Autumn (September to November):

  • Autumn showcases stunning landscapes with temperatures around 46°F to 64°F (8°C to 18°C).
  • Good for enjoying fall colors, hiking, and experiencing local traditions.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Switzerland can be cold, especially in mountainous regions, with temperatures dropping below freezing.
  • Perfect for winter sports such as skiing, snowboarding, and enjoying the snowy landscapes.

Spring (April to May):

 

  • Spring offers mild weather, with temperatures around 46°F to 64°F (8°C to 18°C).
  • Perfect for witnessing blooming flowers, hiking, and fewer crowds at tourist spots.

Money & Prices

Currency in Switzerland:

Swiss franc (CHF)

How expensive is a trip to Central Switzerland?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
26.37 USD
Fast food meal:
17.51 USD
Mid-range meal:
59.23 USD
Bottle of water:
1.00 USD
Soft drink:
4.90 USD
Cappuccino:
5.73 USD
Local Beer:
8.14 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
4.21 USD
Taxi - 1km:
4.50 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

Switzerland general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type J (Swiss 3-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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