Wind & weather

The Upper Engadin enjoys a dry, continental climate. Characteristics include low humidity and great variations in temperature between summer and winter, and between day and night. On fine days in summer, the Maloja wind begins to blow around midday and reaches speeds of 40 kph (25mph), bringing a refreshing coolness and creating excellent conditions for windsurfers, sailors and glider pilots.

Wind & weather

The Engadine Valley can thank its high alpine location for its exhilarating climate.

Maloja snake

The Maloja snake as it winds its way along the mountainsides.

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