|Land Area||39,997 km2|
|Water Area||1,280 km2|
|Total Area||41,277km2 (#132)|
|Government Type||Federal Republic (formally A Confederation)|
|GDP (PPP)||$496.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$59,400|
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Switzerland's weather varies by altitude, and ranges from cold, rainy and snowy winters to warm, cloudy and humid summers.
Average temperatures for summer tend to hover around 73°F (23°C) with winter temperatures dipping to 14°F (-10°C).
Precipitation for the country varies, with eastern Switzerland receiving the greatest amount at 114 inches (2,900 mm) annually.
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What Is The Capital Of Switzerland?
Switzerland does not have an official capital city. When Switzerland became a country in 1848, it was decided that the country would have no official capital city in an effort to award every territory in the country equal importance. However, Bern was selected to host the nation's federal government, becoming the de facto capital.