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

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

When to go to Kalkan, Turkey

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

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

January

January for Kalkan is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans

February

If you vacation in Kalkan during February, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

March

March in Kalkan is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella

April

April in Kalkan is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Kalkan in May, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in this region can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Kalkan in August, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Kalkan in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Kalkan is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Kalkan in November, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December for Kalkan is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kalkan, 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 Kalkan
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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