Climate Extremes

Records in Switzerland

Records illustrate the climatic fluctuations. The most extreme temperature, precipitation and wind conditions are listed.

Extreme value analyses (version 2016)

Web platform providing Extreme value analyses of precipitation, descriptions of a selection of high impact precipitation events, and the evolution...

Climatology of heavy precipitation

Heavy precipitation does not affect the different regions of Switzerland evenly, and differs from one season to the other. Here we present the...