Horgen, Switzerland: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Horgen, Switzerland? If you're planning to go to Horgen, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Horgen, Switzerland

Based on the climate and weather in Horgen, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

Important essentials for Horgen, Switzerland

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Horgen, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Horgen, Switzerland by month

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January

In January, Horgen is very cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Horgen, with several of the days of the month having rain. There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February for Horgen is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains or snows a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

In March, Horgen is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Horgen, with several of the days of the month having rain. There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in Horgen during April, you might see that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Horgen is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you are traveling to Horgen in June, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in Horgen is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Horgen is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you vacation in Horgen during October, you might find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you vacation in Horgen during November, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet 5-10 days this month. There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in this region is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about half of the time. It rains or snows regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Ortsmuseum Sust, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Horgen, Switzerland

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Horgen.

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