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

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Traveling to Mardin, Turkey? If you're planning to go to Mardin, 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 Mardin, Turkey

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

Important essentials for Mardin, Turkey

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • N95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Mardin is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

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February

If you vacation in Mardin during February, you may see that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March in Mardin can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C).

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April

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

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May

May in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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June

June for Mardin is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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July

July in this region is a scorcher. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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August

Traveling to Mardin in August, you will notice that it is a scorcher. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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September

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

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October

October in Mardin is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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November

If you visit Mardin during November, you may see that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

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December

If you visit Mardin during December, you might see that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Mardin, Turkey

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

If you are going to visit the lovely Church of Forties, it's useful to wear modest clothing:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Deyrulzafarân Monastery, take the following:

Castle hopping? For Citadel, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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