Best time to visit, weather and climate Germany

Best time to visit Germany

The best time to visit Germany is from may until september, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Germany is 25°C in july and the lowest is 2°C in january.

The average climate figure for Germany is an 7,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Germany has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Germany or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate North Germany per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2°C 4°C 8°C 14°C 17°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 18°C 13°C 8°C 4°C
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27
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Climate East Germany per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1°C 2°C 8°C 14°C 18°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 19°C 13°C 8°C 3°C
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32
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44
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51
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32
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Climate South Germany per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2°C 3°C 9°C 15°C 18°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 19°C 13°C 8°C 4°C
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46
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Climate West Germany per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
4°C 6°C 10°C 15°C 18°C 21°C 24°C 23°C 20°C 15°C 10°C 6°C
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Climate Germany

Click on a region of Germany to view the climate:

Climate North Germany

North Germany has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for North Germany is 13° degrees and there is about 371 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 136 days a year with an average humidity of 83% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 2°C 4°C 8°C 14°C 17°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 18°C 13°C 8°C 4°C
Night -1°C -1°C 1°C 5°C 8°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 7°C 4°C 1°C
Precip 36
mm
27
mm
29
mm
19
mm
31
mm
36
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35
mm
34
mm
25
mm
27
mm
32
mm
41
mm
Rain
days
13 11 13 14 17 17 18 17 14 15 14 17
Snow
days
7 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5
Dry
days
11 10 15 16 14 13 13 14 16 16 15 9
Sun hours
per day
3 3 5 9 8 9 9 9 8 5 4 3
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 1 2 3 3 4 4 5 4 4 3 2 2
Climate data from: Hamburg


Climate North Germany january

On average, it is maximum 2° in january in North Germany and at least around -1° degrees. In january there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm. The it will be dry 11 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 7 days in january.

Climate North Germany february

On average, it is maximum 4° in february in North Germany and at least around -1° degrees. In february there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 7 days in february.

Climate North Germany march

On average, it is maximum 8° in march in North Germany and at least around 1° degrees. In march there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 3 days in march.

Climate North Germany april

On average, it is maximum 14° in april in North Germany and at least around 5° degrees. In april there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Germany.

Climate North Germany may

On average, it is maximum 17° in may in North Germany and at least around 8° degrees. In may there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Germany.

Climate North Germany june

On average, it is maximum 20° in june in North Germany and at least around 10° degrees. In june there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Germany.

Climate North Germany july

On average, it is maximum 22° in july in North Germany and at least around 13° degrees. In july there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Germany.

Climate North Germany august

On average, it is maximum 22° in august in North Germany and at least around 13° degrees. In august there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Germany.

Climate North Germany september

On average, it is maximum 18° in september in North Germany and at least around 11° degrees. In september there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Germany.

Climate North Germany october

On average, it is maximum 13° in october in North Germany and at least around 7° degrees. In october there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Germany.

Climate North Germany november

On average, it is maximum 8° in november in North Germany and at least around 4° degrees. In november there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate North Germany december

On average, it is maximum 4° in december in North Germany and at least around 1° degrees. In december there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 5 days in december.

Climate East Germany

East Germany has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for East Germany is 13° degrees and there is about 378 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 163 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 1°C 2°C 8°C 14°C 18°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 19°C 13°C 8°C 3°C
Night -3°C -3°C 1°C 4°C 7°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 10°C 6°C 3°C -1°C
Precip 33
mm
18
mm
22
mm
21
mm
32
mm
44
mm
51
mm
45
mm
29
mm
26
mm
23
mm
32
mm
Rain
days
8 6 12 13 15 16 19 14 12 12 9 11
Snow
days
13 10 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 8
Dry
days
10 12 13 15 16 14 12 17 18 18 17 12
Sun hours
per day
3 4 5 9 9 9 10 10 9 5 5 4
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3
UV-index 1 2 2 4 4 5 5 4 4 3 1 2
Climate data from: Dresden


Climate East Germany january

On average, it is maximum 1° in january in East Germany and at least around -3° degrees. In january there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 13 days in january.

Climate East Germany february

On average, it is maximum 2° in february in East Germany and at least around -3° degrees. In february there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 10 days in february.

Climate East Germany march

On average, it is maximum 8° in march in East Germany and at least around 1° degrees. In march there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 22 mm. The it will be dry 13 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 6 days in march.

Climate East Germany april

On average, it is maximum 14° in april in East Germany and at least around 4° degrees. In april there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 2 days in april.

Climate East Germany may

On average, it is maximum 18° in may in East Germany and at least around 7° degrees. In may there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Germany.

Climate East Germany june

On average, it is maximum 21° in june in East Germany and at least around 10° degrees. In june there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Germany.

Climate East Germany july

On average, it is maximum 23° in july in East Germany and at least around 13° degrees. In july there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Germany.

Climate East Germany august

On average, it is maximum 23° in august in East Germany and at least around 13° degrees. In august there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Germany.

Climate East Germany september

On average, it is maximum 19° in september in East Germany and at least around 10° degrees. In september there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Germany.

Climate East Germany october

On average, it is maximum 13° in october in East Germany and at least around 6° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 1 day in october.

Climate East Germany november

On average, it is maximum 8° in november in East Germany and at least around 3° degrees. In november there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 4 days in november.

Climate East Germany december

On average, it is maximum 3° in december in East Germany and at least around -1° degrees. In december there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 8 days in december.

Climate South Germany

South Germany has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for South Germany is 13° degrees and there is about 519 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 142 days a year with an average humidity of 83% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 2°C 3°C 9°C 15°C 18°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 19°C 13°C 8°C 4°C
Night -3°C -3°C 1°C 4°C 7°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 9°C 5°C 2°C -1°C
Precip 46
mm
24
mm
37
mm
29
mm
62
mm
64
mm
57
mm
52
mm
36
mm
40
mm
26
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46
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Rain
days
11 9 13 14 20 18 18 17 14 12 8 12
Snow
days
13 12 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 10
Dry
days
7 7 11 14 11 12 13 14 16 18 18 9
Sun hours
per day
4 4 6 9 9 10 10 11 9 5 5 4
Wind force
in Bft
3 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3
UV-index 2 2 3 4 4 5 5 4 4 3 2 2
Climate data from: Munich


Climate South Germany january

On average, it is maximum 2° in january in South Germany and at least around -3° degrees. In january there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 46 mm. The it will be dry 7 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 13 days in january.

Climate South Germany february

On average, it is maximum 3° in february in South Germany and at least around -3° degrees. In february there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm. The it will be dry 7 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 12 days in february.

Climate South Germany march

On average, it is maximum 9° in march in South Germany and at least around 1° degrees. In march there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm. The it will be dry 11 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 7 days in march.

Climate South Germany april

On average, it is maximum 15° in april in South Germany and at least around 4° degrees. In april there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 2 days in april.

Climate South Germany may

On average, it is maximum 18° in may in South Germany and at least around 7° degrees. In may there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 62 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Germany.

Climate South Germany june

On average, it is maximum 21° in june in South Germany and at least around 11° degrees. In june there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 64 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Germany.

Climate South Germany july

On average, it is maximum 23° in july in South Germany and at least around 13° degrees. In july there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 57 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Germany.

Climate South Germany august

On average, it is maximum 24° in august in South Germany and at least around 13° degrees. In august there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 52 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Germany.

Climate South Germany september

On average, it is maximum 19° in september in South Germany and at least around 9° degrees. In september there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Germany.

Climate South Germany october

On average, it is maximum 13° in october in South Germany and at least around 5° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 1 day in october.

Climate South Germany november

On average, it is maximum 8° in november in South Germany and at least around 2° degrees. In november there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 4 days in november.

Climate South Germany december

On average, it is maximum 4° in december in South Germany and at least around -1° degrees. In december there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 46 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 10 days in december.

Climate West Germany

West Germany has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for West Germany is 14° degrees and there is about 308 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 167 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 4°C 6°C 10°C 15°C 18°C 21°C 24°C 23°C 20°C 15°C 10°C 6°C
Night 0°C 0°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 11°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 7°C 5°C 2°C
Precip 30
mm
20
mm
30
mm
15
mm
31
mm
29
mm
29
mm
27
mm
17
mm
20
mm
24
mm
36
mm
Rain
days
13 11 14 12 15 13 15 13 10 12 14 15
Snow
days
6 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5
Dry
days
12 12 15 18 16 17 16 18 20 19 15 11
Sun hours
per day
4 4 6 9 9 9 10 10 9 6 5 4
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3
UV-index 2 2 3 3 4 5 5 4 4 3 2 2
Climate data from: Cologne


Climate West Germany january

On average, it is maximum 4° in january in West Germany and at least around 0° degrees. In january there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 6 days in january.

Climate West Germany february

On average, it is maximum 6° in february in West Germany and at least around 0° degrees. In february there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 5 days in february.

Climate West Germany march

On average, it is maximum 10° in march in West Germany and at least around 3° degrees. In march there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 2 days in march.

Climate West Germany april

On average, it is maximum 15° in april in West Germany and at least around 5° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Germany.

Climate West Germany may

On average, it is maximum 18° in may in West Germany and at least around 8° degrees. In may there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Germany.

Climate West Germany june

On average, it is maximum 21° in june in West Germany and at least around 11° degrees. In june there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Germany.

Climate West Germany july

On average, it is maximum 24° in july in West Germany and at least around 14° degrees. In july there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Germany.

Climate West Germany august

On average, it is maximum 23° in august in West Germany and at least around 14° degrees. In august there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Germany.

Climate West Germany september

On average, it is maximum 20° in september in West Germany and at least around 11° degrees. In september there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Germany.

Climate West Germany october

On average, it is maximum 15° in october in West Germany and at least around 7° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Germany.

Climate West Germany november

On average, it is maximum 10° in november in West Germany and at least around 5° degrees. In november there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate West Germany december

On average, it is maximum 6° in december in West Germany and at least around 2° degrees. In december there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm. The it will be dry 11 days this month in Germany and on average, it snows 5 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Germany

The weather for Berlijn in Germany will be 32° till 26° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Germany is based on the weather in Berlin.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
10 Aug
Bewolkt 31°C 23°C 0.6 mm 20% 2m/s 5
Tu
11 Aug
Enkele wolken 32°C 20°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 7
We
12 Aug
Enkele wolken 31°C 19°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 7
Th
13 Aug
Helder hemel 30°C 18°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 7
Fr
14 Aug
Broken wolken 31°C 18°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 3
Sa
15 Aug
Broken wolken 32°C 20°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 4
Su
16 Aug
Enkele wolken 32°C 21°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
17 Aug
Enkele wolken 30°C 20°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 6
Tu
18 Aug
Onweer met regen 27°C 19°C 10 mm 75% 2m/s 2
We
19 Aug
Broken wolken 26°C 17°C 2.2 mm 40% 3m/s 4
Th
20 Aug
Enkele wolken 23°C 17°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 2
Fr
21 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 30°C 18°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 2
Sa
22 Aug
Bewolkt 26°C 19°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 1
Su
23 Aug
Bewolkt 23°C 15°C 0.6 mm 15% 4m/s 1

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Flight tickets to Germany

You can fly to Germany at these well-known airports:

  • Berlin-Schönefeld Airport
    Berlin
  • Berlin-Tegel Airport
    Berlin
  • Stuttgart Airport
    Stuttgart
  • Mannheim-City Airport
    Mannheim
  • Hamburg Airport
    Hamburg
  • Munich Airport
    Munich
  • Düsseldorf Airport
    Düsseldorf
  • Cologne Bonn Airport
    Cologne
  • Saarbrücken Airport
    Saarbrücken
  • Bremen Airport
    Bremen

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About Germany

Germany is in the continental part Europe and the capital is Berlin. The total surface is 357.021 km² with 2.389 km of coastline and the population consists of 82.740.900 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 1,5x as big as United States. If you want to call Germany you have to use +49 or 0049 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +495012457809 or 00495012457809.

Germany is in a straight line at 735 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 2 hours35. If you are going to drive here by car, then the route is 1092 km from London to the capital city Berlin and you are about 12 hours on your way without stops and delay..

Currency Germany

In Germany the Euro is used to pay.

Exchange rate Euro (EUR) 10 august 2020

1 Euro = 1,18 United States dollar
100 Euro = 117,93 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 0,85 Euro
100 United States dollar = 84,81 Euro

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Time difference Germany

In Germany it is now 13:34 o’clock in the afternoon on monday 10 august 2020. That is 6 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Germany is Europe/Berlin and the Greenwich time is UTC+02.

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