Weather in Geneva

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The summer months in Geneva have obvious appeal: the crowning glory of the Fêtes de Genève brings the city to life and drinkers and diners enjoying the long evenings on terraces. The Swiss winter has its own charms too, though, with the surrounding scenery arguably at its finest under a dusting of snow. Visitors should be aware that January and February can bring minus temperatures and June usually has more precipitation than the rest of the year.

Day

Weather (day) Temp (max day) Rain (mm) Wind (mph) Humidity Pressure Visibility
Fri
Sunny
Sunny skies
2
1
°C
0.1mm
6
wsw
55%
1,015mb
Good
Sat
Occ Light Rain
Patchy rain possible
2
0
°C
1.5mm
6
w
61%
1,017mb
Moderate
Sun
Sunny
Sunny skies
2
0
°C
0.1mm
4
nw
57%
1,019mb
Good
Mon
Occ Light Rain
Light drizzle
2
0
°C
5.3mm
4
wsw
70%
1,016mb
Poor
Tue
Iso Rain Swrs Day
Light rain shower
1
9
°C
6.7mm
10
ssw
95%
1,012mb
Good
Wed
Occ Light Rain
Patchy rain possible
2
2
°C
0.6mm
5
nnw
73%
1,017mb
Moderate
Thu
Sunny
Sunny skies
2
6
°C
0.1mm
3
nw
66%
1,021mb
Good
Fri
Sunny
Sunny skies
2
2
°C
1.7mm
6
nw
56%
1,016mb
Good
Sat
Occ Light Rain
Patchy rain possible
2
5
°C
4.3mm
5
w
70%
1,016mb
Moderate
Sun
Mod Rain Swrs Day
Moderate or heavy rain shower
2
0
°C
6.8mm
7
wnw
92%
1,013mb
Moderate

Night

Weather (night) Temp (min night) Rain (mm) Wind (mph) Humidity Pressure Visibility
Fri
Clear
Clear skies
4
°C
4mm
0
wnw
93%
1,018mb
Good
Sat
Clear
Clear skies
2
°C
5.5mm
0
w
97%
1,021mb
Good
Sun
Mist
Mist
3
°C
5.1mm
2
ese
94%
1,020mb
Poor
Mon
Heavy Rain
Heavy rain
9
°C
5.1mm
5
se
97%
1,013mb
Moderate
Tue
Iso Rain Swrs Night
Light rain shower
9
°C
1.4mm
2
ssw
98%
1,016mb
Moderate
Wed
Fog
Fog
5
°C
0mm
1
ne
99%
1,021mb
Poor
Thu
Fog
Fog
8
°C
0mm
2
e
97%
1,023mb
Poor
Fri
Mist
Mist
1
1
°C
0mm
3
nnw
94%
1,017mb
Poor
Sat
Sunny
Sunny skies
1
2
°C
0mm
2
nw
85%
1,015mb
Good
Last updated at 16:05, Friday 22 August
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Symbols indicate the predominant weather for the day in question, calculated based on a weighting of different types of weather. So if a day is forecast to be sunny with the possibility of a brief shower, then we will see a sunny or partly cloudy symbol rather than a rain cloud. For the purpose of this forecast, 'day' is the entire 24 our period 00:00 to 23:59
The maximum temperature is the highest temperature forecast between dawn and dusk, and the minimum temperature is the lowest temperature expected from dusk on the day in question to dawn the next day. The temperature is in °C, or Celsius.
Wind speed and direction are the conditions expected at midday. Wind direction is based on a 16 point compass. W, SW, SSW, etc. The wind direction states where the wind originates. Wind speed is listed in MPH or miles per hour.
Humidity levels indicates how much water vapour the air contains compared to the maximum it could contain at that temperature. As a general guide:
  • 0 to 30 is very low
  • 31 to 50 is low
  • 51 to 70 is moderate to low
  • 71 to 80 is moderate
  • 81 to 90 is moderate to high
  • 91 to 100 is high
Pressure is measured in millibars (mb)
Visibility based on whether the human eye can see the following distances:
  • Very poor - less than 1km
  • Poor - between 1km and 4km
  • Moderate - between 4km and 10km
  • Good - between 10km and 20km
  • Very good - between 20km and 40km
  • Excellent - more than 40km
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