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    Lugano weather and climate in 2024

    Switzerland

    Lugano weather and climate in 2024

     

    Day

    19 °C

     

    Night

    10 °C

     

    Precipitation

    177 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    14 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    15 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    6 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    75 %

     

    Day

    19 °C

     

    Night

    10 °C

     

    Precipitation

    177 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    14 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    15 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    6 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    75 %

    Overview: Lugano
    Lugano, located in Switzerland, is renowned for its relatively mild weather conditions. Daytime temperatures fluctuate from a cool 5 °C (41 °F) in January to a warm 26 °C (78 °F) in July. Contrastingly, the nighttime temperatures vary from a chilly -1 °C (30 °F) in January to 16 °C (61 °F) in the pleasantly warm evenings of July. The least amount of rainfall happens in February, typically only 8 days, whereas May experiences the most precipitation, spanning over 14 days. Lugano's climate allows for both residents and tourists to enjoy the plethora of outdoor activities available throughout the year.

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    Weather overview for Lugano

    Weather overview

    Lugano, located in Switzerland, is renowned for its relatively mild weather conditions. Daytime temperatures fluctuate from a cool 5 °C (41 °F) in January to a warm 26 °C (78 °F) in July. Contrastingly, the nighttime temperatures vary from a chilly -1 °C (30 °F) in January to 16 °C (61 °F) in the pleasantly warm evenings of July. The least amount of rainfall happens in February, typically only 8 days, whereas May experiences the most precipitation, spanning over 14 days. Lugano's climate allows for both residents and tourists to enjoy the plethora of outdoor activities available throughout the year.

    January weather

    The daytime temperature reaches its lowest point of 5 °C (41 °F) in Lugano, as does the nighttime temperature, with a low of -1 °C (30 °F). The decline in rainfall can be noted, currently standing at 67 mm (2.65 in).

    February weather

    Temperatures in Lugano begin their ascent, with daytime temperatures averaging 6 °C (43 °F) and an uptick in nighttime temperatures to -1 °C (31 °F). The lowest number of rainy days is observed at 8 days, alongside a decrease in rainfall to 53 mm (2.09 in). The number of sunny hours without clouds begins to increase, now at 4 hours.

    March weather

    The frequency of rainy days starts to increase, currently at 8 days in Lugano, and the volume of rainfall begins to grow this month as well. The daytime temperature also rises, now at 11 °C (52 °F), while nighttime temperatures continue to increase, currently at 3 °C (37 °F). The number of cloud-free sunny hours sees a similar rise, now 5 hours. The lowest humidity level of the year can be detected in March.

    April weather

    The increasing trend in daytime temperatures continues, reaching an average of 14 °C (58 °F) in Lugano, and the nighttime temperatures climb as well, currently at 6 °C (42 °F). The number of rainy days increases further to 12 days, and the rainfall amount also rises, reaching 136 mm (5.36 in). The peak wind speed is noted, registering at 2 m/s. The amount of sunny hours without clouds continues to rise, now at 5 hours.

    May weather

    Tourism in Lugano begins to pick up with the noticeable increase in daytime temperatures, as well as the steady climb in nighttime temperatures, now averaging 10 °C (51 °F). The maximum rainfall volume is recorded at 177 mm (6.98 in), and the most rainy days are seen, at 14 days.

    June weather

    Tourism continues to flourish in June. Daytime temperatures further increase to an average of 23 °C (73 °F), and nighttime temperatures also keep rising, now at 14 °C (56 °F). The decrease in the number of rainy days starts to become evident, registering 13 days, and the gradual decline in rainfall amount is observed, with a total of 153 mm (6.03 in). The sunny hours without clouds also start to increase this month.

    July weather

    In July, daytime temperatures hit their peak at 26 °C (78 °F) in Lugano, and the highs for nighttime temperatures are also seen, averaging 16 °C (61 °F). The decline in the number of rainy days continues, currently at 12 days, and the reduction in rainfall is also noticeable, with a total of 135 mm (5.31 in). The tourist season is in full swing. The maximum number of sunny hours without clouds is observed, now at 8 hours.

    August weather

    The tourist season persists into August. Daytime temperatures begin to drop, currently at 25 °C (76 °F). The onset of increasing rainfall can be noticed this month. The number of sunny hours without clouds starts to fall, with an average of 7 hours.

    September weather

    Tourism remains at a high in September. The reduction in the number of rainy days starts to become apparent during this month. The downward trend in daytime temperatures is observed, now averaging 20 °C (68 °F), while the beginning of the decrease in nighttime temperatures can be noticed, currently at 12 °C (54 °F). The number of sunny hours without clouds continues to fall, with a value of 6 hours.

    October weather

    Lugano's rainfall volume begins to drop in October, with a total of 140 mm (5.51 in). Daytime temperatures keep descending, now at 15 °C (60 °F), and the fall in nighttime temperatures is also seen, with an average of 8 °C (47 °F). The diminishing number of sunny hours without clouds continues, now at 5 hours. The wind speed reaches its lowest point, with an average of 1 m/s. The highest humidity levels can be detected, peaking at 78 %.

    November weather

    November sees an uptick in the number of rainy days to about 10 days in Lugano, while the volume of rainfall continues to decrease, now at 115 mm (4.53 in). The decline in daytime temperatures remains consistent with the prior months, currently standing at 10 °C (49 °F), and the nighttime temperatures also trend downward, with an average of 3 °C (37 °F). The fading number of sunny hours without clouds is further evident, now at 3 hours.

    December weather

    The downward trend in the number of rainy days begins with a current count of 8 days in Lugano, while the decrease in rainfall can also be seen, presently at 74 mm (2.93 in). The day temperature continues its decline, now at 6 °C (42 °F), and the reduction in nighttime temperatures becomes apparent as well, reaching 0 °C (31 °F). The minimum number of sunny hours without clouds is observed, currently at 3 hours. The day length reaches its shortest duration, averaging 8 hours.

    FAQs

    What is the daily average temperature in January in Lugano?

    In January, the average daytime temperature in Lugano is a cool 5 °C (41 °F).

    How many days of rain can be expected in February in Lugano?

    In February, Lugano typically experiences rain on about 8 days.

    How much rainfall is there typically in March in Lugano?

    In March, you can generally expect a total rainfall of about 85 mm (3.33 in) in Lugano.

    How strong is the wind typically in April in Lugano?

    April brings the highest wind speeds in Lugano, averaging around 2 m/s.

    Does May experience a lot of precipitation in Lugano?

    Yes, May is the wettest month in Lugano with a total expected rainfall of 177 mm (6.98 in) over multiple days.

    How does the weather in June affect tourism in Lugano?

    With an average daytime temperature of 23 °C (73 °F) and declining rainfall, June offers favorable conditions for tourism in Lugano.

    Is July the sunniest month in Lugano?

    Yes, July is typically the sunniest month in Lugano, boasting about 8 hours of sunshine each day.

    How does August weather impact outdoor activities in Lugano?

    Despite a slight decrease in daytime temperatures to 25 °C (76 °F) and the start of increasing rainfall, August still provides ample sunny hours for outdoor activities in Lugano.

    How much sun can be expected in Lugano during September?

    In September, Lugano typically enjoys around 6 hours of daily sunshine.

    What are the typical daytime temperatures in October in Lugano?

    The typical daytime temperatures in Lugano during October are averaging around 15 °C (60 °F).

    How much rainfall should be expected in Lugano during November?

    You can expect a moderate amount of rainfall in November, with a total precipitation of around 115 mm (4.53 in).

    How short are the days in December in Lugano?

    In December, the days in Lugano are quite short, averaging about 8 hours in length.

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