Regardless of the climate in Geneva, you can rest assured that you will have a comfortable enjoyable stay, with the weather even adding to the mood of certain locations within Geneva. It is the high altitude of Geneva that allows for weather conditions to be nice rather than extreme.
When visiting Geneva you may be subjected to either the Foehn (warm wind) or the Bise (very cold wind). It all depends on during which season you visit Geneva. The winters are known to be mild. These generally consist of light frosts during the evening with thawing conditions during the day.
There are plenty of sunny days to be had during the months of July and August, visitors to Geneva during these months should expect to see a lot more fellow tourists visiting in order to embrace the good weather. The months of June and September still attain the good weather but you may not be subjected to as many crowds as you would be during July and August.
When deciding what to wear when visiting Geneva, it would be advisable to pack layers. Although it can be hot during the summer period, especially by the lake, you may also endure the cooler climates. Visits to the mountain can also be extremely hot so a sun hat and sun cream is also advisable.
As you can expect it can be difficult to find a definitive outlook on weather conditions in any country, but as a guide Geneva is reported to have rainfall within all months. The hottest months would be from June through to September.
It would not be unusual to see just below freezing temperatures between December and February, with the maximum night temperatures normally occurring from June to September. Anyone visiting soon can check five day forecasts online, you can also receive up to date weather reports online whilst there, or from your mobile phone if you are using them to roam abroad.
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