The best times to visit Alanya for ideal weather are

February 26th to June 3rd

or

October 22nd to December 30th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


Other Alanya Travel Info

Weather in Alanya

Temperature

Average temperatures in Alanya vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 55th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Alanya, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late August where highs are regularly around 94.4°F (34.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 80.2°F (26.8°C) at night.

Alanya Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Alanya Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Alanya Perceived Temperature (F)

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Alanya Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Alanya Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 61.6 55.8 50
Feb 62.6 56.5 50.2
Mar 67 61 53.8
Apr 72.2 66.4 58.6
May 78.9 73.1 65.8
Jun 86.8 80.6 73
Jul 92.3 86.6 78.7
Aug 93.9 88.3 80.3
Sep 88.9 82.7 75
Oct 81 74.5 66.9
Nov 72.7 66.2 59.4
Dec 65 59.2 53.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 16.4 13.2 10
Feb 17 13.6 10.1
Mar 19.4 16.1 12.1
Apr 22.3 19.1 14.8
May 26.1 22.8 18.8
Jun 30.4 27 22.8
Jul 33.5 30.3 25.9
Aug 34.4 31.3 26.8
Sep 31.6 28.2 23.9
Oct 27.2 23.6 19.4
Nov 22.6 19 15.2
Dec 18.3 15.1 11.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Alanya are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid June. For example, on the week of June 11th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 1st.

When can you find snow in Alanya? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Alanya.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Alanya (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 37% 0 8.8
Feb 33% 0 6
Mar 21% 0 3.6
Apr 14% 0 2.7
May 8% 0 1.7
Jun 3% 0 0.3
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 11% 0 2.2
Oct 18% 0 5.4
Nov 19% 0 5
Dec 32% 0 9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 37 0 22.4
Feb 33 0 15.2
Mar 21 0 9.1
Apr 14 0 6.9
May 8 0 4.3
Jun 3 0 0.8
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 11 0 5.6
Oct 18 0 13.7
Nov 19 0 12.7
Dec 32 0 22.9

 

Humidity and Wind

Alanya has some comfortably humid months, with slightly drier months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is October (45.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (57.9%).

Wind in Alanya is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is July, followed by February and April. July’s average wind speed of around 3.1 knots (3.5 MPH or 5.7 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid February where average top sustained speeds reach 7.1 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Alanya.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 2.9 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Feb 3 Barely noticeable 6.5 Light breeze
Mar 3 Barely noticeable 6.3 Light breeze
Apr 3 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
May 3 Barely noticeable 5.6 Light breeze
Jun 3 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Jul 3.1 Barely noticeable 5 Light breeze
Aug 2.9 Barely noticeable 5 Light breeze
Sep 2.8 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Oct 2.6 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Nov 2.6 Barely noticeable 5.1 Light breeze
Dec 2.6 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 50.8%
Feb 50.7%
Mar 49.2%
Apr 53.6%
May 57.9%
Jun 56.4%
Jul 56.1%
Aug 54.1%
Sep 50.4%
Oct 45.5%
Nov 45.6%
Dec 51.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Alanya?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Turkey; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 02, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Alanya, Turkey is July, followed by August and May. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Alanya in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 19.1 in December means 19.1% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Alanya Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 64.2°F (17.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Alanya, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 91.4°F (33°C) and 69.6°F (20.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Alanya to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 66.5°F (19.2°C) and 60.4°F (15.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 9 to 11 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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