Winter reported as warmest on record

Winter reported as warmest on record

March 2, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
It's been the mildest winter since records began. 
Switzerland enjoys unusually warm weather

Switzerland enjoys unusually warm weather

Feb. 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 weaken

Storm batters country but expected to weaken

Feb. 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 Christmas

Small chance of white Christmas

Dec. 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!

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 heat

Weather to cool after record summer heat

Aug. 29, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
Enjoy the warm weather this weekend as its coming to an end. 
2019 expected to break lightning strike record

2019 expected to break lightning strike record

Aug. 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 storm

Lightning strikes golfer during violent storm

Aug. 8, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Many parts of the country are recovering from the storms yesterday.
Cantons restrict outdoor fires during heatwave

Cantons restrict outdoor fires during heatwave

July 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 heatwave

Geneva to monitor elderly during heatwave

July 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 stores

Dogs cool off in DIY stores

July 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 eclipse

Moon to turn red for tonight's lunar eclipse

July 16, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Sky watchers will be treated to a full lunar eclipse tonight. 
Geneva-France buckled train lines repaired

Geneva-France buckled train lines repaired

July 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 Switzerland

Overnight storm hits northern Switzerland

July 2, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
Heavy storms battered northern parts of the country overnight. 
No respite from heat on public transport

No respite from heat on public transport

June 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 heatwave

Hospitals prepare for heatwave

June 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 heatwave

Press publishes hints and tips for upcoming heatwave

June 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 week

Heatwave predicted for coming week

June 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 Geneva

Major storm kills 2 and floods Geneva

June 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 warnings

Heavy rain triggers weather warnings

June 11, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
Heavy rain is triggering alerts throughout the country.
Arctic blast breaks records and causes accidents

Arctic blast breaks records and causes accidents

May 6, 2019, 6:47 a.m.
The weekend’s arctic blast brought snow and ice across the country and caused several accidents. Snow was down ...
Snow set to return over weekend

Snow set to return over weekend

Feb. 28, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
If you were thinking the warm weather could mean putting back on the summer tyres - then wait.
Speeding bikers hit the sunny roads

Speeding bikers hit the sunny roads

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Motorcyclists are being warned of spring fever. 
Avalanche alerts lowered as snowfall lessens

Avalanche alerts lowered as snowfall lessens

Jan. 16, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Avalanche alerts have been lowered in several areas in the central and eastern parts of the country as heavy snowfall...
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