Nature & Weather in German

Many activities rely on the weather. To understand the local German weather report, we have put together a list of German weather and nature vocabularies for you. For even more German vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for German at the end of the page.

Weather in German

rain in German(der) Regen
snow in German(der) Schnee
ice in German(das) Eis
wind in German(der) Wind (die Winde)
storm in German(der) Sturm (die Stürme)
cloud in German(die) Wolke (die Wolken)
thunderstorm in German(das) Gewitter (die Gewitter)
sunshine in German(der) Sonnenschein
hurricane in German(der) Wirbelsturm (die Wirbelstürme)
typhoon in German(der) Taifun (die Taifune)
temperature in German(die) Temperatur (die Temperaturen)
fog in German(der) Nebel (die Nebel)
flood in German(die) Flut (die Fluten)
tornado in German(der) Tornado (die Tornados)

Elements in German

fire in German(das) Feuer (die Feuer)
water in German(das) Wasser
soil in German(der) Boden (die Böden)
ash in German(die) Asche (die Aschen)
sand in German(der) Sand
coal in German(die) Kohle (die Kohlen)
diamond in German(der) Diamant (die Diamanten)
lava in German(die) Lava (die Laven)
granite in German(der) Granit (die Granite)
clay in German(der) Ton (die Tone)

Plants in German

flower in German(die) Blume (die Blumen)
grass in German(das) Gras (die Gräser)
stalk in German(der) Stängel (die Stängel)
blossom in German(die) Blüte (die Blüten)
seed in German(der) Samen (die Samen)
tree in German(der) Baum (die Bäume)
trunk in German(der) Baumstamm (die Baumstämme)
root in German(die) Wurzel (die Wurzeln)
leaf in German(das) Blatt (die Blätter)
branch in German(der) Ast (die Äste)

Earth in German

equator in German(der) Äquator (die Äquatoren)
sea in German(das) Meer (die Meere)
island in German(die) Insel (die Inseln)
mountain in German(der) Berg (die Berge)
river in German(der) Fluss (die Flüsse)
forest in German(der) Wald (die Wälder)
desert in German(die) Wüste (die Wüsten)
lake in German(der) See (die Seen)
volcano in German(der) Vulkan (die Vulkane)
cave in German(die) Höhle (die Höhlen)
pole in German(der) Pol (die Pole)
ocean in German(der) Ozean (die Ozeane)

Universe in German

planet in German(der) Planet (die Planeten)
star in German(der) Stern (die Sterne)
sun in German(die) Sonne (die Sonnen)
earth in German(die) Erde (die Erden)
moon in German(der) Mond (die Monde)
Mercury in German(der) Merkur
Venus in German(die) Venus
Mars in German(der) Mars
Jupiter in German(der) Jupiter
Saturn in German(der) Saturn
Neptune in German(der) Neptun
Uranus in German(der) Uranus
Pluto in German(der) Pluto
asteroid in German(der) Asteroid (die Asteroiden)
galaxy in German(die) Galaxie (die Galaxien)

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