The best times to visit Affoltern Am Albis for ideal weather are

April 30th to October 14th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


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Weather in Affoltern Am Albis

Temperature

Average temperatures in Affoltern Am Albis vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 37th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Affoltern Am Albis, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 84°F (28.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 61.6°F (16.4°C) at night.

Affoltern Am Albis Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Affoltern Am Albis Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Affoltern Am Albis Perceived Temperature (F)

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Affoltern Am Albis Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Affoltern Am Albis Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan40.535.330.2
Feb36.631.426.8
Mar52.543.735.7
Apr60.750.540
May66.357.949.7
Jun74.965.856.7
Jul77.968.960.2
Aug74.965.958.1
Sep66.858.350.7
Oct58.651.945.7
Nov5044.639.2
Dec42.337.632.7

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan4.71.8-1
Feb2.6-0.3-2.9
Mar11.46.52.1
Apr15.910.34.4
May19.114.49.8
Jun23.818.813.7
Jul25.520.515.7
Aug23.818.814.5
Sep19.314.610.4
Oct14.811.17.6
Nov1074
Dec5.73.10.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Affoltern Am Albis are November, December, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid February. For example, on the week of February 12th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late March with an average of 6 days of significant precipitation the week of March 26th.

When can you find snow in Affoltern Am Albis? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Affoltern Am Albis.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Affoltern Am Albis (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan35%03.6
Feb18%01.5
Mar26%02.3
Apr27%05.4
May48%09.3
Jun30%04.1
Jul39%06.1
Aug35%04.8
Sep22%02.3
Oct29%03.3
Nov14%02.4
Dec18%01.5

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan3509.1
Feb1803.8
Mar2605.8
Apr27013.7
May48023.6
Jun30010.4
Jul39015.5
Aug35012.2
Sep2205.8
Oct2908.4
Nov1406.1
Dec1803.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Affoltern Am Albis has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (55.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (89.7%).

Wind in Affoltern Am Albis is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 4.2 knots (4.9 MPH or 7.8 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late March where average top sustained speeds reach 14.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Affoltern Am Albis.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan3.6Barely noticeable7.5Gentle breeze
Feb3.6Barely noticeable6.6Light breeze
Mar4.2Light breeze8.3Gentle breeze
Apr4Light breeze7.9Gentle breeze
May3.5Barely noticeable7.3Gentle breeze
Jun3.6Barely noticeable8.1Gentle breeze
Jul3.4Barely noticeable7.7Gentle breeze
Aug3.2Barely noticeable7.4Gentle breeze
Sep3.2Barely noticeable6.6Gentle breeze
Oct3Barely noticeable6Light breeze
Nov2.9Barely noticeable6.1Gentle breeze
Dec2.8Barely noticeable5.8Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan84.8%
Feb82.5%
Mar67.1%
Apr55.3%
May67.2%
Jun62.7%
Jul63.7%
Aug69.3%
Sep74.8%
Oct84%
Nov87.1%
Dec89.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Affoltern Am Albis?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Switzerland; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Affoltern Am Albis, Switzerland is May, followed by January and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Affoltern Am Albis in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 60.3 in November means 60.3% of the tourists vs. May.

 

 

Overall Affoltern Am Albis Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.8°F (23.8°C) and 45°F (7.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 8 to 15 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 9 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Affoltern Am Albis, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 69.2°F (20.7°C) and 43.8°F (6.6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 9 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Affoltern Am Albis to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 51.1°F (10.6°C) and 31.5°F (-0.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 11 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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