The climate of Sauerland (Germany)
The Sauerland is a beautiful region in Germany which can be divided
into 5 regions: Hochsauerland, Ramsbeck, Korbach, West Sauerland and
North Sauerland. The region has a varied landscape with higher
situated regions around WInterberg and the Lenne und Rothaar
mountain range. This mountain range offers about 1,400 kilometers of
mountain bike trails. Because many rivers and lakes are situated
here, the region is also very popular among water sports
enthusiasts. The largest cave system in Europe is situated here as
well. Culturally the region has a lot to offer as well. Many
picturesque villages with timber frame houses and castles are
situated here. It is also very pleasant to spend some time on one of
the many terraces. Here you can taste the Sauerland beer. On a warm
summer day it will quench your thirst. The Sauerland has a moderate
maritime climate characterized by small differences in temperatures
between summer and winter. The Sauerland has four distinct seasons.
During spring temperatures start to rise. However, nights may still
be cold. Summers are pleasant with average daytime temperatures
around 20 degrees Celsius (68 degrees Fahrenheit) with the
occasional peak. During the winter subzero temperatures can be
recorded. However, it does not get extremely cold. Most
precipitation falls during fall. Because the Sauerland is a hilly
region temperatures in the valleys may be slightly higher.
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Sauerland:
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of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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