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

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Traveling to Iskenderun, Turkey? If you're planning to go to Iskenderun, here is 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 Iskenderun, Turkey

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

Important essentials for Iskenderun, Turkey

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • 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 TSA-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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

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January

If you visit Iskenderun during January, you will probably see that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 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:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Iskenderun can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you are traveling to Iskenderun in March, you will notice that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you go to Iskenderun in April, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

Traveling to Iskenderun in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

Traveling to Iskenderun in June, you will notice that it is warm and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you visit Iskenderun during July, you might notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you visit Iskenderun during August, you may notice that it can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you go to Iskenderun in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Iskenderun is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November here is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Iskenderun can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Iskenderun Naval Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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