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Heat and health

Heat has consequences for our health

With the summer the heat comes again - and with it the questions about the consequences for the health of humans and animals. You can find out more about this in our priority themes.

CH2018 Climate Scenarios

New climate scenarios for Switzerland

The CH2018 Climate Change Scenarios show where and how climate change affects Switzerland. “Dry summers”, “Heavy precipitation”, “More hot days”, and “Snow-Scarce Winters” are some of the expected consequences of unchecked climate change.

CH2018 web atlas

NCCS web portal

New web portal for climate services

Everything about NCCS as well as a variety of climate services and information on adaptation to climate change can be found on the new NCCS web portal since 13 November 2018. Have fun discovering!

NCCS - about us

NCCS - the climate services network of the Swiss Federal government

As a national coordination and innovation body, and a centre for knowledge, the NCCS provides a basis for decision making when it comes to matters with climate implications, so as to minimise risk, maximise opportunities and optimise costs.


Priority themes

Current topics in the NCCS at a glance: from water management to animal welfare.

Sectoral information

All about climate services for the various sectors.

Regional information

Climate change, risks and opportunities and mitigation measures in cantons, major regions and municipalities.

Climate-change-related risks and opportunities

What are the risks and opportunities associated with climate change for Switzerland?

Adaptation to climate change

Measures for adapting to climate change in Switzerland.


Our climate services in the form of facts and figures from a range of subject areas.



The National Centre for Climate Services NCCS


All about the inception, history and people behind the NCCS.

Climate services

Services provided by government and academia for the decision makers on climate-related issues.

Mandate and goals

What is the mission of the NCCS?


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