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St. Moritz Climate & Temperature

  • St. Moritz, Switzerland is at 4630'N, 951'E, 1833 m (6014 ft). See map.
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification St. Moritz is situated in or near the subpolar rain tundra biome.
    St. Moritz Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 804 mm (31.7 inches) which is equivalent to 804 Litres/m (19.72 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 1830 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from St. Moritz you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Castlepoint, New Zealand (Warm temperate thorn steppe biome).

St. Moritz Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 40 (2) 42 (2) 36 (1) 45 (2) 71 (3) 89 (4) 105 (4) 101 (4) 83 (3) 77 (3) 67 (3) 48 (2) 804 (32)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 9 (29) 9 (32) 8 (26) 8 (27) 12 (39) 13 (43) 13 (42) 12 (39) 10 (33) 10 (32) 9 (30) 9 (29) 122 (33)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 3h 15' 4h 27' 5h 15' 5h 42' 5h 40' 6h 10' 6h 58' 6h 17' 5h 32' 4h 42' 3h 28' 2h 36' 5h 00'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 01' 10h 14' 11h 50' 13h 32' 14h 59' 15h 44' 15h 24' 14h 08' 12h 29' 10h 48' 9h 21' 8h 38' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 37 (63) 44 (56) 45 (55) 43 (57) 38 (62) 40 (60) 46 (54) 45 (55) 45 (55) 44 (56) 38 (62) 31 (69) 42 (58)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 23.6 33 43.8 55.4 63.7 66.9 63.9 55.6 44.1 32.7 23.5 20.1 43.8

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