Climate of Basel-City

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 2 measuring stations in Basel-City.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Basel-City is one of the warmest region in Switzerland with an average daily high temperature of 16 degrees centigrade. The climate is much more unsettled than in central Europe and offers varied seasons with deep winters and warm summers. 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 June to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.

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Duration of daylight and sunshine in Switzerland

hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Basel-City
rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Basel-City
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Basel-City
Map of Basel-City

Important cities in Basel-City

Basel-City is a part of Switzerland and has an east-west extension of about 10 km. From north to south it is approximately 00 km. The biggest cities are Basel and Riehen. The local time is now Sunday, 10:16 am.


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