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Third NCCS Forum

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Third NCCS Forum: registration open

The third NCCS Forum on « Extremes today and tomorrow » takes place in Bern (Welle 7) on 20 November. We look forward to discussing with you which scientific insights and climate services are available and which are necessary in order to remain resilient and to make climate-compatible decisions.

Registration is open until 10 November.

Climate change in forests

Climate change in forests: Tree species for the future

A new app shows tree species suited to specific locations that can adapt to and thrive in a changed climate.


Hot summer 2019

Abendsonne im August 2019

A hot summer in 2019


The summer of 2019 (June-August) is likely to become the third-warmest summer in measurement history since 1864. This is indicated by an article from MeteoSwiss. The article is provided in German, French or Italian.

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!


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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