Bern
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Bern

The best time to visit Bern in Switzerland is from June until August, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Bern is 23°C in July and the lowest is 2°C in January.

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

Average Bern weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 2 3 8 13 16 20 23 23 18 14 8 4
Precipitation (mm) 26 18 21 20 37 34 27 21 19 21 18 30



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Bern weather

The Bern weather for will be 23° till 36° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

5-day weather forecast Bern

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Tuesday
5 july
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24°C
13°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
NNW
2
Wednesday
6 july
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24°C
13°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ENE
9
Thursday
7 july
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23°C
12°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
SE
9
Friday
8 july
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24°C
12°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
NE
9
Saturday
9 july
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23°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
E
7

View the 14 day weather forecast for Bern


Climate Bern

Bern has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Bern is 13° degrees and there is about 291 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 172 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 3.

Bern

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 2 3 8 13 16 20 23 23 18 14 8 4
Night temp. (°C) -4 -5 -1 2 5 9 11 11 7 4 1 -3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 26 18 21 20 37 34 27 21 19 21 18 30
Days with rain 8 7 11 14 17 15 16 12 11 8 8 9
Days with snow 9 10 6 2 - - - - - 1 4 7
Dry days 14 11 14 14 14 15 15 19 19 22 18 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 5 7 9 9 10 11 11 9 7 6 5
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 3 3 4 5 5 4 4 3 2 2

Bern weather by month

What is the average Bern weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Bern?

Bern is located in Switzerland. It lies in a straight line at 6,273 km from New York.

The coordinates of Bern are:

  • Latitude: 46.916667
  • Longitude: 7.466667

The GPS coordinates are 46° 55' N, 7° 28' E

How long is the flight to Bern?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Bern is approximately 13 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Bern?

These are the airports closests to Bern:

  • Bern Belp Airport (2 km), Bern
  • Zürich Airport (102 km), Zurich
  • Geneva Cointrin International Airport (128 km), Geneva

How many inhabitants are there in Bern?

Bern has approximately 275,329 inhabitants.

How big is Bern?

The area of Bern is around 1,029 km².

What is the currency of Bern?

In Bern the Swiss franc (CHF) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 5 July 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 0.91 Swiss franc
  • 1 Swiss franc = 1.10 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 91.05 Swiss franc
  • 100 Swiss franc = 109.84 US dollar

What is the area code of Bern?

The area code to call Bern is +41.