Weather alert issued until weekend as temperatures riseJuly 30, 2020, 9:11 a.m.
Several cantons have banned all fires as the risk of forest fires is too high – and there are warnings to stay ...
Heavy rainfall causes flooding in canton BernJune 18, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
Heavy rainfall yesterday morning caused flooding, washing away cars and trees in canton Bern.
Hot, dry summer predictedApril 21, 2020, 10:03 a.m.
Weather experts are predicting we’re in for a long, hot and dry summer.
Warm weather increasing risk of forest firesApril 16, 2020, 10:01 a.m.
The dry warm weather is leading to increased risk of forest fires and many cantons are bringing in strict rules.
Winter reported as warmest on recordMarch 2, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
It's been the mildest winter since records began.
Switzerland enjoys unusually warm weatherFeb. 24, 2020, 9:50 a.m.
The country basked in warm weather over the weekend with Geneva reaching 20 degrees and in canton Valais 18 degrees a...
Storm batters country but expected to weakenFeb. 11, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
High winds are expected again this morning – but forecasters say the storm will start to weaken during the cour...
Small chance of white ChristmasDec. 11, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
We’re not in for a white Christmas, that’s the conclusion from forecasters. In fact, it’s likely to...
Snow coming!Nov. 4, 2019, 10:28 a.m.
Winter is coming – over the weekend the snow line dropped below 2,000 meters for the first time this season &nd...
Weather to cool after record summer heatAug. 29, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Enjoy the warm weather this weekend as its coming to an end.
2019 expected to break lightning strike recordAug. 19, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A major storm swept across the country overnight bringing heavy rain, high winds and hail.
Lightning strikes golfer during violent stormAug. 8, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Many parts of the country are recovering from the storms yesterday.
Cantons restrict outdoor fires during heatwaveJuly 25, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
Several cantons have brought in strict restrictions on outdoor fires as the country swelters.
Geneva to monitor elderly during heatwaveJuly 25, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
As the heatwave continues, the City of Geneva is stepping up its monitoring of elderly residents.
Dogs cool off in DIY storesJuly 18, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
The Do It Yourself chain, Jumbo, is allowing dogs inside its stores at the moment while the weather is hot.
Moon to turn red for tonight's lunar eclipseJuly 16, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Sky watchers will be treated to a full lunar eclipse tonight.
Geneva-France buckled train lines repairedJuly 8, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
High speed trains are now running again between Geneva and France after tracks were repaired.
Overnight storm hits northern SwitzerlandJuly 2, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Heavy storms battered northern parts of the country overnight.
No respite from heat on public transportJune 26, 2019, 8:26 a.m.
If you’re hoping air-conditioned buses, trams and trains could give you a break from the heat, you may be disap...
Hospitals prepare for heatwaveJune 25, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Hospitals are on alert as the expected week long heatwave gets underway.
Press publishes hints and tips for upcoming heatwaveJune 24, 2019, 10:09 a.m.
The country is gearing up for a heatwave with temperatures expected to hit 40 at times.
Heatwave predicted for coming weekJune 19, 2019, 9:57 a.m.
Weather forecasters say we could be in for a major heatwave next week – despite temperatures falling over the n...
Major storm kills 2 and floods GenevaJune 17, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Large parts of cantons Geneva and Vaud and neighbouring France were battered by a major storm on Saturday afternoon.
Heavy rain triggers weather warningsJune 11, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Heavy rain is triggering alerts throughout the country.