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

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Traveling to Southeastern Anatolia, Turkey? If you're planning to go to Southeastern Anatolia, I'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 Southeastern Anatolia, Turkey

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

Important essentials for Southeastern Anatolia, Turkey

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Southeastern Anatolia, Turkey by month

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January

January here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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February

If you vacation in Southeastern Anatolia during February, you might see that it can be very chilly. 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 Southeastern Anatolia is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Southeastern Anatolia is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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May

Traveling to Southeastern Anatolia in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

If you are traveling to Southeastern Anatolia in June, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

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

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August

August here is unbearably hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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September

If you go to Southeastern Anatolia in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

October in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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November

November in Southeastern Anatolia is cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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December

December in Southeastern Anatolia can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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