Climate for Saxony-Anhalt

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 19 measuring stations in Saxony-Anhalt.
Weather stations at an altitude above 610m have not been included.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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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.

Travel season

Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.

hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in Germany
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in Germany
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in Germany
Relative humidity in %
Relative humidity in Germany
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in Germany

The most important cities in the region of Saxony-Anhalt

Saxony-Anhalt is a part of Germany and has an east-west extension of about 160 km. From north to south it is approximately 210 km. The biggest cities are Magdeburg and Halle (Saale). The local time is now Saturday, 10:06 pm.

CityPopulationAreaPopulation density
(inhabitants per km²)
Magdeburg238,136201.01 km²1,184.7
Halle (Saale)238,005135.02 km²1,762.7
Dessau-Roßlau82,505244.75 km²337.1
Wittenberg46,276240.41 km²192.5
Halberstadt42,980142.98 km²300.6
Weißenfels40,671113.55 km²358.2
Stendal40,164268.02 km²149.9
Bitterfeld-Wolfen39,84386.96 km²458.2
Merseburg33,93153.76 km²631.2
Bernburg (Saale)33,536113.48 km²295.5
Wernigerode32,911170.18 km²193.4
Naumburg (Saale)32,784129.90 km²252.4
Schönebeck (Elbe)31,06386.02 km²361.1
Zeitz28,82687.18 km²330.6
Aschersleben27,751156.22 km²177.6
Sangerhausen27,265207.66 km²131.3
Köthen (Anhalt)26,28178.44 km²335.0
Staßfurt26,173146.71 km²178.4
Quedlinburg24,411120.44 km²202.7
Salzwedel24,199304.58 km²79.5
Eisleben23,940143.87 km²166.4
Burg22,834164.05 km²139.2
Gardelegen22,826632.43 km²36.1
Zerbst/Anhalt21,876467.77 km²46.8
Blankenburg (Harz)20,189148.94 km²135.6
Oschersleben (Bode)19,953188.92 km²105.6
Haldensleben19,246156.20 km²123.2
Hohe Börde18,352171.74 km²106.9
Thale17,708137.58 km²128.7
Landsberg15,013125.38 km²119.7