Nestled into the northeastern part of Germany near Belgium and the Netherlands, Aachen's climate is quite cool.  During the winter months the temperatures in the city often drop into the teens and 20's, covering the region in a layer of ice.  During the summers temperatures in Aachen rise up into the low 70's to meet their annual peak. 

Aachen's average precipitation remains about the same during all months of the year, with amounts rising slightly during the winter because of snowfall.  The average amount of precipitation in Aachen per month is about two inches.

Visitors come to Aachen during all months of the year, during the summers to enjoy its cool weather and beautiful natural surroundings and in the winter for winter sports such as downhill and Nordic skiing, snow boarding, sleigh rides and ice skating.

For an up to date weather forecast on Aachen visit MSN weather's Aachen page.