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

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

When to go to Black Sea Turkey, Turkey

Based on the climate and weather in Black Sea Turkey, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Black Sea Turkey, Turkey by month

January

January in Black Sea Turkey can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

It also snows a bit less than half of the time. 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:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Heavy jacket

February

If you go to Black Sea Turkey in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks

March

Traveling to Black Sea Turkey in March, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time and snow occasionally.

Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Light gloves or mittens

April

If you vacation in Black Sea Turkey during April, you are likely to find that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

May

Traveling to Black Sea Turkey in May, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

June

If you visit Black Sea Turkey during June, you are likely to find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

July

If you go to Black Sea Turkey in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you vacation in Black Sea Turkey during August, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

September

If you visit Black Sea Turkey during September, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella

October

If you go to Black Sea Turkey in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

November

If you vacation in Black Sea Turkey during November, you are likely to find that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Socks
  • Waterproof coat

December

December in Black Sea Turkey is brisk and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

It also snows occasionally. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • If you plan to ski, ski equipment
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Black Sea Turkey, Turkey

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Black Sea Turkey, 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 Black Sea Turkey
  • Appropriate museum wear

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