Germany has seen 2,237 new positive tests over the past day, official numbers on Wednesday showed.
The official overall number is now 145,694, although around two-thirds of those have already recovered.
The daily increase marks a second consecutive day of new infections slightly rising.
Earlier this week, the country eased some of its lockdown measures, allowing smaller shops to reopen and some school classes to resume.
The reported death toll rose by 281 to 4,879. Article share tools