Climate of Bavaria

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 35 measuring stations in Bavaria.
Weather stations at an altitude above 1450m have not been included.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Bavaria is one of the coldest regions in Germany with an average daily high temperature of only 13 degrees centigrade. The climate widely corresponds to Central European weather conditions. It is cold, wet and a few beautiful summer months are also happening during a year. It rarely gets really warm here and you can safely leave your swimwear at home. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Winter athletes will find their favorite weather conditions from December to February.

Overview: Climate in Germany
Duration of daylight and sunshine in Germany

hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Bavaria
rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Bavaria
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Bavaria
Water temperatureWater temperatures in Bavaria
Relative humidity in %Relative humidity in Bavaria
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)Absolute humidity in Bavaria
Map of Bavaria

Important cities in Bavaria

Bavaria is a part of Germany and has an east-west extension of about 350 km. From north to south it is approximately 340 km. The biggest cities are Munich and Nuremberg. The local time is now Sunday, 1:54 pm.

CityPopulationAreaPopulation density
(inhabitants per km²)
Munich1,488,202310.71 km²4,789.7
Nuremberg518,365186.45 km²2,780.2
Augsburg295,135146.87 km²2,009.5
Regensburg152,61080.85 km²1,887.6
Ingolstadt136,981133.35 km²1,027.2
Würzburg127,88087.60 km²1,459.8
Fuerth127,74863.35 km²2,016.5
Erlangen111,96276.96 km²1,454.8
Bamberg75,74354.62 km²1,386.7
Bayreuth73,06566.89 km²1,092.3
Landshut70,02565.83 km²1,063.7
Aschaffenburg69,18762.45 km²1,107.9
Kempten (Allgäu)67,52963.28 km²1,067.1
Rosenheim62,67237.22 km²1,683.8
Neu-Ulm56,97880.95 km²703.9
Schweinfurt52,72435.70 km²1,476.9
Passau51,07469.56 km²734.2
Freising47,84888.59 km²540.1
Straubing47,14267.59 km²697.5
Dachau46,91434.96 km²1,341.9
Hof45,18358.02 km²778.7
Memmingen43,29370.11 km²617.5
Kaufbeuren43,13440.02 km²1,077.8
Weiden i.d.OPf.42,49470.57 km²602.2
Amberg42,34850.13 km²844.8
Ansbach41,53299.91 km²415.7
Coburg41,07148.29 km²850.5
Schwabach40,70740.80 km²997.7
Germering40,03921.60 km²1,853.7
Neumarkt i.d.OPf.39,57379.01 km²500.9

Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements.