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

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

When to go to Bozcaada, Turkey

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

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

January

January in Bozcaada is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 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:

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

February

February in Bozcaada is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 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:

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

March

If you vacation in Bozcaada during March, you are likely to find that it can be chilly.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Bozcaada during April, you are likely to find that it is mild.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Bozcaada in May, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Bozcaada during June, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

July

If you visit Bozcaada during July, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts

August

If you are traveling to Bozcaada in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

If you are traveling to Bozcaada in September, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

October

If you are traveling to Bozcaada in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Bozcaada in December, you will notice that it can be brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Bozcaada, 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 Bozcaada
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Theft can be a problem, so pack theft protection, including locks for luggage and a money belt or pouch

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