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

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

When to go to Tunceli, Turkey

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

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

January

January in Tunceli is frigid. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 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:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters

February

Traveling to Tunceli in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks

March

March in Tunceli is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Rain boots
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Skirts

July

If you go to Tunceli in July, you will notice that it is a scorcher and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Light dresses
  • Tank tops
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

August

If you vacation in Tunceli during August, you are likely to find that it is scorchingly hot and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 20 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Skirts

September

If you go to Tunceli in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Tunceli 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 30% to 40% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Tunceli is pretty cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans

December

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tunceli, 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 Tunceli

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