With an average temperature of -7.9 °C, Jungfraujoch is snow-capped throughout the year. Jungfraujoch is located at 3,454 meters above sea level and is located in the Bernese Oberland region. Read on to find out more about the weather at Jungfraujoch and when the best time to visit would be.
Average temperature: -7°C (19.4°F)
Warmest month: July (3.1°C)
Coldest month: February (-10.5°C)
Longest days: June (Average daylight: 15h and 46min)
Shortest days: December (Average daylight: 8h and 39min)
Altitude: 3,454 meters above sea level
Maximum wind speed: 267.5 KM/H
The summer season in Jungfraujoch lasts from June to August. July is the warmest month and the average temperature can briefly climb above sub-zero to a more pleasant 3.1°c. Summer is also ideal for going on hikes and gives you clearer skies to see the panoramic view of the Eiger and Monch peaks surrounding Jungfraujoch.
During fall (September to November), the temperature in Jungfraujoch slowly starts to drop, bidding farewell to the summer months. The temperature drops with each passing month, with an average low temperature of -5°C in September, -7°C in October, and -12°C in November.
The winter season starts at the end of November and goes on to February. During the winter season, the temperature in Jungfraujoch can drop to -15°C. Winter months also come with plenty of activities at Jungfraujoch. Ski enthusiasts can make the most of the ski region with activities like sledding, winter hiking and ziplining.
Spring in Jungfraujoch lasts from early March to May. The temperature during these months starts to slowly increase with -14°C in March, -7°C in April, and just -2°C in May. During spring, the Jungfraujoch region can be quite cloudy and you may miss out on the majestic views from the Sphinx Observation Deck and the Glacier Plateau.
The warmest month in Jungfraujoch is July, with an average high of 3.1°C.
June has the longest days of the year, with an average of 15h and 46min of daylight.
The most humid month in Jungfraujoch is May, with an average relative humidity of 77.9%.
The coldest month in Jungfraujoch is February, with temperatures ranging between -10.5°C (13.1°F) and -16.4°C.
If you are interested in summer activities then the best time to visit the Jungfraujoch will be between June and September. If you are interested in skiing or other winter activities, you can visit Jungfraujoch between January and March.