Weather in Bern. Actual conditions and forecast
Week forecast for temperature, rain and cloudiness
Map of wind conditions for Bern area
Map of Bern temperature forecast1. You can zoom in to Bern using the '+' button, or check temperatures around the globe by the '-' button.
2. Besides this, you can grab the map by your mouse button and move it to see the temperature in other regions.
This temperature map is centered around Bern. The map is real-time and interactive.
Rain forecast for Bern area1. Using the control panel above this map, you can check the rain forecast for Bern for any period within next 10 days.
2. Via the top control panel, you can check the following weather parameters: Temperature, Cloud cover, Precipitation, Wind and Pressure.
This precipitation forecast map is centered around Bern. The map is also real-time and interactive.
Climate in Switzerland and weather forecast - best seasons for visitSummer in Switzerland is a contrast; in the daytime it is hot and it's cold at nighttime. There is a high humidity, often rains in Swiss valleys. The air temperature ranges from 20 degrees Celsius to 25 degrees Celsius, but at night the thermometer can drop down to 9C even in the warmest cities. During the day, the weather is even hotter in the south of the country. On average, the maximum temperature is 32C. Such heat is felt quite comfortably. Lake Geneva warms up to 20 degrees in the heat of summer, while in other lakes the water is much warmer. Lugano lake is considered to be the warmest; its water temperature is +26 degrees. In the lowlands of the mountains, alpine nature is very picturesque in summer; in the daytime the temperature is about 15 degrees Celsius. The maximum summer temperature in the highlands is +10C. With the beginning of autumn, hot weather in the southern regions recedes; it is replaced by a comfortable warm one. Precipitation is significantly less than in the summer. However, the weather becomes gloomy since the middle of October. The season of snowfalls begins in the Alps. The mountains are covered with a thick snow layer. At the end of November, short-term frosts are possible even in the south, and the weather becomes windy and damp. … Open
Atmosphere of Switzerland: politicsThe Federal Supreme Court is located in Lausanne. At the same time, its authority does not include the recognition of federal laws as unconstitutional. Its members are elected by the Federal Assembly for a period of six years. Traditionally, in Switzerland there is a militia system. All armed forces of the country were formed precisely on the basis of active citizens. Therefore, to date, there are practically no professional soldiers in Switzerland. All men liable for military service are urged to take courses annually, which allow citizens to combine professional activities with military service. … Open
Sights of Bern - photogallery
Bern guide chapters
Attractive design is a hallmark of Sorell Hotel Arabelle. Its rooms are decorated in white and red colors and feature elegant wooden furniture. The hotel was opened in a renovated historic building, so bold contemporary design blends wonderfully with preserved finishing in style of bygone era. A marble staircase with carved wooden railings, wooden supports in the rooms and windows of unusual shapes – these vintage … Open
Shopping, streets and outlets
Young people especially prefer CityDisc store, which is located in trade galleries, equipped under the building of the central railway station. This store has a huge choice of CDs with music and movies, you can buy all the sensational novelties, as well as CDs with the classics of the world of music and cinema. Those who do not save on souvenirs and give preference to original handicrafts, should come by Holz Art … Open
Hotels with history of Bern
A welcoming hostel Bern Backpackers Glocke can be found in center of the historic district. Interior of the place is as amazing as its exterior. Thus, budget travelers will have an opportunity to spend a few days in atmosphere of the past years. In accordance with ancient traditions finishing of wood can be seen in every room. There is a lovely sitting area arranged with vintage wooden furniture and decorated with … Open
Advices for travellers
6. Motorists should not forget that the maximum speed in the territory of the city is 50 km/h. The speed limit on suburban highways can range from 80 to 120 km/h. In order to be able to drive on toll highways, you need to purchase a special Vignette ticket, which is always available when you rent a car. 7. The local people are very punctual, so even a small delay can be interpreted as a sign of … Open
Some of the outstanding local art galleries are Kunstmuseum with its fine examples of fine art, Kindermuseum Creaviva designed specifically to please the youngest visitors, and Kunsthalle Bern surprising those who appreciate modern art. Another type of facilities where locals and tourists prefer to relieve stress is spa. The best places for this are FloatBern, Hammam & SPA Oktogon Bern, as well as ActivePeople … Open
Festivals and events in Bern
In mid-May, you can witness (or attend, of course) such a colorful sporting event as Bern Grand Prix. It is one of the country's largest marathons. Runners run through the Old Town, which means that besides being good for health, such an event still allows you to enjoy the beauty of the City of Fountains. And in the middle of June, there is another marathon - Swiss Women's Run Bern. Numerous ladies take part in the … Open