The best times to visit Anatolian Plateau for ideal weather are
April 23rd to July 22nd
August 20th to October 21st
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Anatolian Plateau Travel Guide
Other Anatolian Plateau Travel Info
Weather in Anatolian Plateau
Average temperatures in Anatolian Plateau vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 47th 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 Anatolian Plateau, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 91.3°F (32.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.3°F (18.5°C) at night.
Anatolian Plateau Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Anatolian Plateau 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.
Anatolian Plateau Perceived Temperature (F)
Anatolian Plateau Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Anatolian Plateau 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 Anatolian Plateau are August, July, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid July. For example, on the week of July 16th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid February with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of February 19th.
When can you find snow in Anatolian Plateau? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Anatolian Plateau is often around around January 15th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Anatolian Plateau.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Anatolian Plateau (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
Anatolian Plateau has some very humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is August (23.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (78.4%).
Wind in Anatolian Plateau is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by August and June. July’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.4 MPH or 16.8 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid June where average top sustained speeds reach 16.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Anatolian Plateau.
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||5.6||Light breeze||11.6||Significant breeze|
|Feb||6.2||Light breeze||12.8||Significant breeze|
|Mar||7.3||Gentle breeze||14.9||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7.2||Gentle breeze||14.7||Significant breeze|
|May||6.6||Light breeze||13.9||Significant breeze|
|Jun||7.8||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Jul||9.1||Gentle breeze||15.8||Significant breeze|
|Aug||8.7||Gentle breeze||14.9||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.9||Light breeze||13.4||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.1||Light breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|Nov||5.2||Light breeze||10.7||Significant breeze|
|Dec||4.9||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Anatolian Plateau?
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 Anatolian Plateau, Turkey is July, followed by June and August. 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 Anatolian Plateau 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 Anatolian Plateau Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 78.3°F (25.7°C) and 49.9°F (9.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 to 4 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Anatolian Plateau, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 85°F (29.4°C) and 51.7°F (10.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 3 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is far too cold this time of year in Anatolian Plateau to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.9°F (9.9°C) and 38.3°F (3.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 5 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.