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MeteoSwiss App

Intuitive, personalised and innovative: the MeteoSwiss app is your comprehensive companion for all weather information in Switzerland – compact and always up to date.


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Get updates on weather forecasts, current measurements, and federal natural hazard warnings. Subscribe to natural hazard warnings as push notifications for your locations, and customize the warning types and thresholds according to your preferences.

Stay informed with informative blog posts on weather and climate topics.

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Content (from version 3.0 onwards)

The following content is offered.

Weather forecasts

  • Weather on-site with a 5-hour forecast for your location
  • Local forecasts for all places/ZIP codes in Switzerland with an overview for the next 8 days
  • Wind/temperatures at different altitudes

Weather report

  • Weather report for the three language regions of Switzerland
  • Possible weather developments for the coming week
  • Isobar map of Europe
  • Forecast of road conditions

Your locations

  • Search for all places/ZIP codes in Switzerland
  • An easy overview of your locations: The app keeps an organised list of your relevant locations

Weather animations

  • Measurements and forecasts of precipitation, precipitation type, wind, temperature, hail, and clouds
  • Satellite images
  • Hail messages

Meteo reports

  • Option to submit weather observations and see messages of other app users
  • Gallery with weather pictures of the last twelve hours
  • Information about lightning, wind, rain, ice, snowfall, hail, snow cover, clouds, fog and tornadoes can be submitted together with a photo

Natural hazard warnings

  • All natural hazards in Switzerland (severe weather, floods, forest fire hazard, earthquakes and avalanches)
  • Overview of the warning area on a zoomable map
  • Natural hazards bulletin
  • Link to Alertswiss messages
  • Subscribeable warnings as push notifications for locations and warning types with individual warning thresholds

Current weather measurements

  • Select station view on zoomable map or table view
  • Select from a variety of data, some of which are updated every 10 minutes
  • Climate data
  • Weather cameras

Sport & health

  • Snow depth and new snowfall forecast
  • Air quality
  • Pollen forecast
  • UV index


A daily overview of the weather and regularly updated information about weather and climate as well as research and the development of measurement systems.

Aviation weather

Tailored and continually updated information for pilots (for a subscription fee).

  • METAR/TAF Switzerland
  • Aviation weather warnings Switzerland
  • Windanimations Switzerland on different FL
  • GAFOR Switzerland
  • Text forecasts for powered flight, gliding and ballooning
  • Low Level SWC Alps and Europe
  • Pressure difference
  • QNH – Chart
  • W / T – Chart
  • Wind – Barbs
  • Regtherm
  • Trajectories
  • Emagramms