Map of Geneva in Switzerland

Geneva Climate

Geneva is a city within Switzerland. This is in the continent of Europe.

Best time to visit Geneva

The best time to visit Geneva is during months May, May, June and June when the average temperatures are perhaps a little cooler than preferred but still a pleasant 10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F. If you don't mind bringing a coat, you might also enjoy visiting Geneva during January, January, February, February, March, March, April and April but average temperatures are fairly cool (between 0°C / 32.0°F and 10°C / 50.0°F).


The warmest time of year in Geneva is in November and December when it is 16.75°C / 62.2°F on average, but temperatures could rise to 22.2°C / 72.0°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Geneva is in January and February when it is 0.9°C / 33.6°F on average, but temperatures could fall to -1.9°C / 28.6°F minimum.

  • Freezing months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 8 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 4 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 0 (20°C / 68.0°F to 30°C / 86.0°F)
  • Hot months: 0 (30°C / 86.0°F to 40°C / 104.0°F)
  • Boiling months: 0 (40°C / 104.0°F and above)

Geneva Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Geneva which resides in Switzerland.

Temperature tables

The first table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Celsius. The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.

Month:JanJanFebFebMarMarAprAprMayMayJunJun
Average Temperature in °C0.90.92.52.55.35.39913.213.216.7516.75
Max Temperature in °C3.73.75.95.99.89.813.913.918.418.422.222.2
Min Temperature in °C-1.9-1.9-0.9-0.90.80.84.14.18811.311.3

This second table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Fahrenheit. Cells in BLUE are the coldest months and cells in PINK are the hottest months.

Month:JanJanFebFebMarMarAprAprMayMayJunJun
Average Temperature in °F33.633.636.536.541.541.548.248.255.855.862.262.2
Max Temperature in °F38.738.742.642.649.649.657.057.065.165.172.072.0
Min Temperature in °F28.628.630.430.433.433.439.439.446.446.452.352.3

Rainfall figures

This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Geneva throughout the year.

Month:JanJanFebFebMarMarAprAprMayMayJunJun
Total rainfall in MM696970706868565666667777
Total rainfall in Inches2.72.72.82.82.72.72.22.22.62.63.03.0
Total number of rainy days10109910109911111010
Chances of rain32.3%34.5%29.0%30.0%32.3%33.3%29.0%29.0%36.7%35.5%33.3%32.3%

Geneva Climate Graph

Below is the climate graph for Geneva. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.

Below is the climate graph for Geneva with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.