Turkey

Best time to visit, climate and weather Turkey

Best time to visit Turkey

Best time to visit Turkey

The best time to visit Turkey is from april until november, when you will have a soft till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Turkey is 35° in august and the lowest is 8° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Turkey or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Turkey

Climate data from: Ankara
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
11° 13° 19° 24° 28° 31° 35° 28° 22° 17°
MM
rain
34 mm 24 mm 24 mm 18 mm 24 mm 17 mm 6 mm 6 mm 7 mm 21 mm 16 mm 29 mm
Snow
days
7 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Holiday Turkey

Holiday Turkey

Hotels and apartments in Turkey

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Climate Turkey

Climate Turkey

Climate Turkey per Month
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Turkey there are 6 types of climates prevailing, namely the hot semi-arid climate, humid subtropical climate, temperate oceanic climate, hot-summer mediterranean climate, warm-summer humid continental climate and subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for Turkey is 17° degrees and there is about 226 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 236 days a year with an average humidity of 58% and an UV-index of 4.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
11° 13° 19° 24° 28° 31° 35° 28° 22° 17°
Night
min °C
-3° -1° 10° 14° 17° 18° 15° 10°
MM
rain
34 mm 24 mm 24 mm 18 mm 24 mm 17 mm 6 mm 6 mm 7 mm 21 mm 16 mm 29 mm
Rain
days
10 9 11 11 12 10 3 4 5 8 6 11
Snow
days
7 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dry
days
14 15 18 19 19 20 28 27 25 23 24 16
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
2 2 3 4 5 6 7 6 5 3 2 2
 

Climate Turkey january

On average, it is maximum 8° in january in Turkey and at least around -3° degrees. In january there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in Turkey and on average, it snows 7 days in january.

Climate Turkey february

On average, it is maximum 11° in february in Turkey and at least around -1° degrees. In february there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in Turkey and on average, it snows 4 days in february.

Climate Turkey march

On average, it is maximum 13° in march in Turkey and at least around 1° degrees. In march there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Turkey and on average, it snows 2 days in march.

Climate Turkey april

On average, it is maximum 19° in april in Turkey and at least around 5° degrees. In april there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Turkey.

Climate Turkey may

On average, it is maximum 24° in may in Turkey and at least around 10° degrees. In may there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Turkey.

Climate Turkey june

On average, it is maximum 28° in june in Turkey and at least around 14° degrees. In june there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Turkey.

Climate Turkey july

On average, it is maximum 31° in july in Turkey and at least around 17° degrees. In july there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Turkey.

Climate Turkey august

On average, it is maximum 35° in august in Turkey and at least around 18° degrees. In august there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Turkey.

Climate Turkey september

On average, it is maximum 28° in september in Turkey and at least around 15° degrees. In september there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Turkey.

Climate Turkey october

On average, it is maximum 22° in october in Turkey and at least around 10° degrees. In october there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Turkey.

Climate Turkey november

On average, it is maximum 17° in november in Turkey and at least around 4° degrees. In november there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Turkey.

Climate Turkey december

On average, it is maximum 9° in december in Turkey and at least around 0° degrees. In december there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 16 days this month in Turkey and on average, it snows 4 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Turkey

14 day weather forecast Turkey

The weather for Ankara in Turkey will be 23° till 20° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Turkey is based on the weather in Ankara.

Weather forecast this week
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Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
  Regen Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 17° 23° 20° 21° 25° 30° 33°
Min (°C) 13° 12° 12° 10° 11° 16° 19°
Rainfall (mm) 10.5
mm
3.0
mm
0.5
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 70% 35% 10% 0% 0% 0% 15%
UV-index
UV-index 4 9 7 10 10 10 10

Weather forecast next week
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Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
Mo
3 Jun
Tu
4 Jun
We
5 Jun
  Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Enkele wolken Enkele wolken Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking
Max (°C) 32° 29° 26° 24° 21° 19° 20°
Min (°C) 19° 17° 14° 12° 12° 11° 10°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0.9
mm
0
mm
0.6
mm
0.9
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 15% 0% 10% 15%
UV-index
UV-index 8 10 10 8 6 4 7
About Turkey

About Turkey

Turkey is in the continental part Midden-Oosten and the capital is Ankara. The total surface is 780.580 km² with 7.200 km of coastline and the population consists of 80.810.525 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 3,5x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Turkey you have to use +90 or 0090 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +905012457809 or 00905012457809.

Turkey is in a straight line at 3.060 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 4 hour and 45 min.

Time difference Turkey

Time difference Turkey

In Turkey it is now 22:05 o’clock in the evening on thursday 23 may 2019. That is 2 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Turkey is Europe/Istanbul and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Currency Turkey

Currency Turkey

In Turkey the Turkse lira is used to pay.

Exchange rate Turkse lira op 23 may 2019

1 Turkse lira = € 0,15 euro
100 Turkse lira = € 14,55 euro

1 euro = 6,87 Turkse lira
100 euro = 687,32 Turkse lira

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Vaccinations Turkey

Vaccinations Turkey

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Turkey.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis