March Weather Averages for Zurich, Switzerland

What's the Weather Like in Zurich in March


Zurich is Switzerland's capital and one of the best cities in Europe with the best quality of life. The modern metropolis has a wide array of attractions and is thus a major global destination for tourists throughout the year. There is so much to see and do in Zurich so you can never get bored. March marks the beginning of spring with an average temperature of 6°C (43˚F). The highest temperature for th...

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    • Temperature Temperature 6°C 43°F
    • High Temperature Holiday Weather 11°C 52°F
    • Low Temperature Holiday Weather 1°C 34°F
    • Sunshine Hours Sunshine Hours 4 hrs
    • Rainfall Rainfall 70 mm
    • Rainfall days Rainfall days 18 days

    Zurich Weather for March 2019

    What's the Weather Like in Zurich in March


    Zurich is Switzerland's capital and one of the best cities in Europe with the best quality of life. The modern metropolis has a wide array of attractions and is thus a major global destination for tourists throughout the year. There is so much to see and do in Zurich so you can never get bored. March marks the beginning of spring with an average temperature of 6°C (43˚F). The highest temperature for the month is 11°C (52˚F) while the lowest temperature is 1°C (34˚F).

    Sunshine Hours

    In March, Zurich receives an average of 4 hours of sunshine each day. Cloud cover during the month remains essentially constant at 56% throughout the month. March 1 is the clearest day of the month. 


    The average rainfall for March in Zurich is 70mm. In the course of the month, rainfall amounts increase over the course of the month beginning at 53mm and ending the month at 69mm. March receives rainfall for 18 days of the month.

    Sunrise and Sunset

    In March in Zurich, the length of day rapidly increases with an average monthly increase of 1 hour and 43 minutes. March 1 is the shortest day of the month while March 31 is the longest day of the month. March 24 has the earliest sunrise in Zurich at 6.21am while the latest sunrise is on March 25 at 7.19am. March 1 has the earliest sunset at 6.10pm while March 31 has the latest sunset at 7.53pm.


    In March, humidity remains constant at 0% throughout the entire month.


    In March, the average hourly wind speed remains constant throughout the entire month staying within 0.1 miles per hour of 6.7 miles per hour throughout.

    Zurich Hotels in March

    Zurich is known across Europe and globally to have the finest restaurants and bars with a global repute. Once you are in Zurich, you don't have to worry about anything else as your cravings for good food and drinks are well taken care of. As a matter of fact, Zurich is a dining hub with both local and international restaurants having a presence in the city.

    Hotel Adler

    Hotel Adler is a superb hotel in an amazing location in Zurich close to famous city attractions. If you're looking for a luxurious hotel with the finest amenities suited for the luxury traveller, Hotel Adler is the best place to stay while in Zurich. The rooms are spacious with an exciting individual charm that grants guests an unforgettable experience. Located in the old town of Zurich, guests have the best environment and ambience to explore Zurich and see what this magnificent city has to offer. There is no doubt, Hotel Adler is the masterpiece of Zurich hospitality.

    Sheraton Zurich Hotel

    Sheraton Zurich Hotel is a beautiful hotel and conspicuous blue landmark in Zurich that offers guests a perfect starting point for exploring the city's attractions, sights and sounds. Located in a lively district, the hotel is ideal for guests who want to be right in the heart of Zurich and close to major amenities such as shops, restaurants and bars. The accommodation is spacious, elegant and full of character to ensure you feel right at home. The tram stops right at the front of the hotel allowing you to easily connect to other parts of the city.

    25 Hours Hotel Zurich West 

    25 Hours Hotel Zurich West is a lively and creatively designed hotel with a mixture of lively bright colors, a homely aura and authentic local flair. Designed by Alfredo Haeberli, a Zurich based designer, the 126 room hotel is different kinds of rooms which include silver, gold and platinum. All the rooms are exquisitely designed with superb amenities to keep guests comfortable and welcomed. There is no better way to experience Zurich.

    Ibis Zurich City West

    Ibis Zurich City West Hotel is a business and leisure hotel that uniquely welcomes guests to Zurich. If you're looking for an economy hotel that has set high standards of hospitality, this is the best place to be. The hotel has 155 rooms complete with air cooling, a restaurant and bar among other great amenities. Ibis Zurich City West offers guests the best value for money and is the best place to explore other Zurich attractions.

    Restaurants and Bars

    Zurich has some of the finest restaurants in Europe with big brands establishing a presence in the city. While in Zurich, feel free to travel on a culinary journey around the world that allows you to sample different kinds of cuisine. The city is a famous entertainment hub in Europe and globally as a number of exciting activities are lined up across the city throughout the year.

    Au Gratin Restaurant

    Au Gratin Restaurant fulfills the desires of your heart with delicious Swiss specialties prepared using the freshest ingredients. The superb location is a great advantage especially for those looking for a strategic place to wine and dine. Au Gratin Restaurant is located upstairs while the Newsbar sits downstairs. Next to the Zurich main train station, the restaurant is easily accessible from any part of the city. Au Gratin Restaurant opens from Monday to Thursday 11am-2.30pm and 5pm-11pm, Friday 11am-2.30pm, 5pm-1am and Saturday 5pm-1am.


    Daizy is a beautiful and cheerful oasis that lies in Zurich-Binz, an office district within the city. Locals, tourists and business professionals from the surrounding offices frequent this restaurant to grab their favorite delicacies. The friendly, cozy and welcoming feeling along with a spacious contemporary design make Daizy the perfect spot to eat out while in Zurich. There is a wide choice of lunch and dinner specialties allowing diners to sample various culinary delights. There is a spacious garden terrace for those who would want to sit outdoors. Daizy is open from Monday to Friday 8am to midnight and Saturday 5pm to midnight.

    Neni Restaurant

    Neni Restaurant is located on the 25 Hours Hotel and may not be easily traced unless you check carefully. Guests have a unique opportunity to dine in a beautiful environment that creatively combines Swiss and Middle East cuisine. The bar also features an impression gin selection and also comes with a garden lounge. The restaurant has exquisite hanging cowbells that lures guests into a spectacular ambience that offers nothing less than excellence. Neni Restaurant is open Monday to Friday from 6.30am-11pm, Saturday and Sunday 7.30am-11pm.

    Razzia Restaurant and Bar

    Razzia is one of Zurich's spectacular restaurants that ushers diners to a whole new world of cuisine excellence prepared by the finest chefs in Zurich and Europe. Here, you can enjoy authentic dishes from all over the world and guests have a full view of the kitchen. The extensive menu includes beef, chicken, fish as well as vegetarian dishes and various seasonal creations. During warmer months, the backyard garden is opened. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 11.30am-2pm, 6.30pm to midnight, Saturday 6.30pm-midnight and closed on Sundays. The bar opens from Monday to Saturday 9am to midnight.

    Things to Do in Zurich in March

    Visit the Fraumunster Church  

    Fraumunster Church is an extremely unique and detailed crafted glass churches you can ever visit. Fraumunster Church which means Women's Minister was founded in 853 as monastery for elite women. Louis the German originally built this church for his daughter but the old abbey was destroyed in the 19th century to pave way for the Stadhaus. The church hosts the Evangelical Reformed Church of the Canton of Zurich and is famous for its magnificent stained glass windows that signify various religious events such as Christ's life and Elijah ascending to heaven. The stunning artwork makes the church a must visit attraction in Zurich.

    Lucerne Day Trip

    Lucerne is a beautiful and picturesque location close to the city of Zurich. Visitors can enjoy a day trip to by going on a cruise of Lake Lucerne and marvel at the beauty of Albis Pass Mountain range. Lucerne is an ideal spot to travel back into the past and travel on a guided sightseeing tour that includes passing through the Albis Pass Mountain range and the Lake of Four Cantons. Get an opportunity to learn about Lucerne historical attractions such as the Lion Monument and Chapel Bridge.

    Explore Kunsthaus Zurich Museum of Art

    Kunsthaus Museum of art is a nice place to visit while in Zurich. The fantastic art museum has over 4,000 paintings and puts on display impressive art since the 1600s. Here, you can find a collection of artwork from Swiss artists, contemporary art, impressionists and old masters. On display are creative masterpieces from famous artists such as Miro, Picasso, Monet, Cezanne, Van Gogh and Rodin among others. The museum is large with a vast exhibition space so you can be assured to have fun especially if you appreciate artwork.

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