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The climate of Mainz (Germany)
Mainz is the largest city in and the capital of the federal state of Rhineland Palatinate. The city is located on the left bank of the Rhine on the spot where the Rhine and the Main flow into each other. Mainz has a beautiful historic center; the most important attraction is the Cathedral. Mainz cathedral is predominantly Romanesque in style. Together with Speyer cathedral and Worms cathedral it is seen as the highlight of Roman architecture. St Stephenís church is known for its stained glass windows made by the painter Marc Chagall. Other attractions in Mainz include the Theodor-Heuss bridge which dates back to the end of the 19th century. Mainz has a moderate maritime climate influenced by the North Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. Especially the warm Gulf Stream influences the climate. Precipitation figures are highest during the summer. During this period 60-80 millimeters of precipitation can be recorded. During the winter subzero temperatures during the night are not uncommon. During the coldest period of the year precipitation may fall in the form of sleet or snow.

 

Climate information
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records. They are an average for Mainz:

average
 maximum
temperature (įC)

average
minimum

temperature (įC)
average
hours of sunshine

per
day
average days with precipitation
per month
average
mm
precipitation
per month
average
sea
temperature (įC)
January 2 -2 1 16 n/a
February 5 -1 3 13 n/a
March 9 1 4 15 n/a
April 14 5 5 15 n/a
May 19 8 7 16 n/a
June 22 12 7 15 n/a
July 24 13 7 14 n/a
August 23 13 7 14 n/a
September 20 10 5 13 n/a
October 14 6 3 13 n/a
November 8 2 2 15 n/a
December 3 -2 1 16 n/a
= 0-5 mm ● = 6-30 mm ● = 31-60 mm ● = 61-100 mm ● = 101-200 mm ● = over 200 mm
= 0-0.2 inches ● = 0.2-1.2 inches ● = 1.2-2.4 inches ● = 2.5-4 inches ● = 4.1-8 inches ● = over 8 inches

More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression 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:
 

chance of
(very) hot

weather

chance of
(very) cool
weather
chance of
long-term

precipitation
chance of
hurricanes
(cyclones)
chance of
sunny days

UV-index

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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