The Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology MeteoSwiss is Switzerland’s national weather and climate service. Our public service makes a significant contribution to the security and wellbeing of the population. Our aim is to provide outstanding weather and climate services – both now and in the future, for Switzerland and the international community.
The development and cultivation of partnerships is an important part of the strategy of the Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology MeteoSwiss. MeteoSwiss is a founding partner of the NCCS and hosts its secretariat.
In accordance with the Federal Council resolution on "Adaptation to Climate Change in Switzerland of 9th April 2014", MeteoSwiss is responsible for producing regular climate scenarios for Switzerland. In collaboration with the Centre for Climate Systems Modelling (C2SM) at ETH Zurich and the University of Berne, as well as with support from ProClim, MeteoSwiss is coordinating and developing the current climate scenarios CH2018 as a priority theme of the NCCS.
In addition, MeteoSwiss is also actively involved in the priority theme of “Extreme events and hazards”, as well as providing climate data and information for all the other priority themes of the NCCS.
Priority themes with contributions from MeteoSwiss
Last modification 11.12.2018