About Salzburg

Sights, Art & Culture, Gastronomy, Shopping

Weather Conditions in Salzburg
In May, the weather is usually very stable, mild and nice with lots of stuff in bloom and often snow-white mountain tops to supplement the scenery.
The maximum temperature average reaches 19 degrees, the minimum average some 7 degrees Celsius. Salzburg in May enjoys six hours of sunshine per average day and a total of 13 days with rainfall.

Electricity & Time
The main voltage in Austria is 220V.
Salzburg is in the Central European Time Zone, Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) +1hour.

Shops are usually open from 10:00 – 19:00 from Monday to Friday and from 10:00 – 17:00 on Saturday.
On Sunday shops are usually closed, with the exception of souvenir shops. Grocery stores already open around 8:00 during weekdays.

Service is usually included in the prices in bars and restaurants. Tips are always welcome and usually 10%.

Banks & Local Currency
Banking hours in general are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 08:00 – 12:30 and 13:30 – 15:00, Thursday 08:00 – 12:30 and 13:30 – 17:30. ATMs are located outside most banks, cash can be withdrawn there 24/7. National and foreign Maestro cards (cash cards) as well as Mastercard, AMEX, Visa and Diners are accepted.