Mean annual temperature is 3,5 degree Celsius, annual precipitation is 611 mm. Rainfall is at its highest in May at 61 mm, at its lowest in September at 41 mm. It’s warmest in July, coolest in January. One of the most famous places in the Alps to enjoy great holidays is Zermatt. The 4478m Matterhorn is considered an iconic emblem of the Alps and helped the Swiss Zermatt to gain international reputation. Tourism structures developed early and gave the little town its unique image.