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

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Traveling to Konya, Turkey? If you're planning to go to Konya, we've got 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 Konya, Turkey

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

Important essentials for Konya, Turkey

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

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

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January

January for Konya is freezing. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you vacation in Konya during March, you will probably notice that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you visit Konya during April, you might find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Konya is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you go to Konya in July, you will notice that it is hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you go to Konya in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you visit Konya during September, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry. 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 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you vacation in Konya during October, you are likely to find that it is chilly. 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). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

Traveling to Konya in November, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Konya can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to high 30s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you intend to check out the stunning Iplikçi Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who is allowed to enter this mosque; it is best to check with the Konya tourism authority.

If you see the Mevlana Museum/Mausoleum of Rumi, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for Konya, Turkey

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

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