Bodrum, Turkey: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Bodrum, Turkey? If you're planning to go to Bodrum, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Bodrum, Turkey

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

Important essentials for Bodrum, Turkey

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Bodrum is chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Bodrum can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Bodrum can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you visit Bodrum during May, you will probably find that it is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you go to Bodrum in June, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July here can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you vacation in Bodrum during August, you might find that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you visit Bodrum during September, you will probably see that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

Traveling to Bodrum in October, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November here is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

In December, Bodrum can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Bodrum, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Bodrum, Turkey

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Bodrum.

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