Climate for Saint Gallen
(Switzerland)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams of this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station in Saint Gallen in a height of 2494m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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Saint Gallen is one of the coldest regions in Switzerland with an average daily high temperature of only 2 degrees centigrade. The climate in Switzerland is not really suitable for petted US Westcoasters or Central Europeans. It is mostly cold and in winter months the mercury column won't reach anything above freezing point. In the cold season even the maximum temperatures are well below zero.

Travel season

Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from May to October. Winter athletes will find their favorite weather conditions from November to April.

hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in Switzerland
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in Switzerland
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in Switzerland

The most important cities in the region of Saint Gallen

Saint Gallen is a part of Switzerland and has an east-west extension of about 60 km. From north to south it is approximately 60 km. The biggest cities are Sankt Gallen and Rapperswil. The local time is now Friday, 5:13 am.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
Sankt Gallen70,57247°25'26"N9°22'29"E
Rapperswil34,77647°13'32"N8°49'20"E
Jona17,65547°13'47"N8°50'20"E
Gossau17,04347°25'1"N9°15'5"E
Wil16,80847°27'41"N9°2'44"E
Uzwil12,11147°26'17"N9°8'21"E
Altstätten10,57447°22'40"N9°32'51"E
Buchs10,41847°10'3"N9°28'41"E
Flawil9,73947°24'53"N9°10'58"E
Eschenbach9,17547°14'23"N8°55'18"E
Goldach9,09447°28'30"N9°28'6"E
Rorschach9,00047°28'41"N9°29'25"E
Wittenbach8,54247°27'47"N9°22'39"E
Kirchberg8,12747°24'42"N9°2'25"E
Wattwil8,08947°18'8"N9°5'15"E
Oberriet7,67547°19'12"N9°33'58"E
Au6,67347°25'56"N9°38'2"E
Grabs6,38447°10'57"N9°26'38"E
Oberuzwil5,61647°25'51"N9°7'38"E
Uznach5,56147°13'27"N8°58'57"E
Diepoldsau5,40147°23'10"N9°39'20"E
Sankt Margrethen5,39547°27'9"N9°38'15"E
Bad Ragaz5,06347°0'22"N9°30'10"E
Sargans5,04547°2'56"N9°26'28"E
Walenstadt5,00047°7'27"N9°18'43"E
Ebnat-Kappel4,85247°15'43"N9°7'29"E
Flums4,84847°5'26"N9°20'35"E
Sennwald4,76847°15'38"N9°30'10"E
Bronschhofen4,48947°28'42"N9°2'4"E
Sevelen4,39247°7'20"N9°29'10"E