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

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

When to go to Tarsus, Turkey

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

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

January

January in Tarsus is relatively 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear

February

If you visit Tarsus during February, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks

March

Traveling to Tarsus in March, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks

April

If you visit Tarsus during April, you are likely to find that it is balmy.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

May

May in Tarsus is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

July

July in this region can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

August

If you are traveling to Tarsus in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

September

If you go to Tarsus in September, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

October

If you visit Tarsus during October, you are likely to find that it is warm.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear

November

If you vacation in Tarsus during November, you are likely to find that it is mild.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Dresses

December

December in Tarsus is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tarsus, 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 Tarsus
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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