Çanakkale, Turkey: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Çanakkale, Turkey? If you're planning to go to Çanakkale, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Çanakkale, Turkey

Based on the climate and weather in Çanakkale, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Çanakkale, Turkey by month

January

January in Çanakkale is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat

February

If you vacation in Çanakkale during February, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces

March

March in Çanakkale is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece

April

If you go to Çanakkale in April, you will notice that it can be chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

May

Traveling to Çanakkale in May, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

June

June in Çanakkale is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Rain boots
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals

July

July in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

August

August is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

Traveling to Çanakkale in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals

October

If you visit Çanakkale during October, you are likely to find that it is balmy.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts

November

November in Çanakkale is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

December

December in Çanakkale is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Çanakkale, Turkey

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Çanakkale, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Çanakkale
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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