The best times to visit Alanya for ideal weather are
February 26th to June 3rd
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.
Alanya Travel Guide
Weather in Alanya
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)
Alanya Temperatures (Celsius)
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)
Alanya Perceived Temperature (C)
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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
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.
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Alanya.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Alanya (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
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.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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|
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 Aug 21, 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 Aug 16, 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
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.