The best times to visit Bozcaada for ideal weather are
April 2nd to July 15th
September 10th to November 25th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Bozcaada Travel Guide
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Weather in Bozcaada
Average temperatures in Bozcaada vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 63rd 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 Bozcaada, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 84°F (28.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 72.7°F (22.6°C) at night.
Bozcaada Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Bozcaada 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.
Bozcaada Perceived Temperature (F)
Bozcaada Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Bozcaada 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 Bozcaada are August, July, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.
When can you find snow in Bozcaada? 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 Bozcaada.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bozcaada (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
Bozcaada has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is May (57% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (66.6%).
Wind in Bozcaada is usually stronger than many places. The windiest month is August, followed by July and February. August’s average wind speed of around 14 knots (16.1 MPH or 25.9 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 21.5 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Bozcaada.
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||11.6||Significant breeze||15.7||Significant breeze|
|Feb||13||Significant breeze||17.9||Strong breeze|
|Mar||11.8||Significant breeze||16.2||Significant breeze|
|Apr||11.3||Significant breeze||15.8||Significant breeze|
|May||10.7||Gentle breeze||14.5||Significant breeze|
|Jun||11.4||Significant breeze||15.4||Significant breeze|
|Jul||13.9||Significant breeze||18.2||Significant breeze|
|Aug||14||Significant breeze||18.9||Strong breeze|
|Sep||10.5||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Oct||12.5||Significant breeze||16.7||Significant breeze|
|Nov||11||Significant breeze||15.3||Significant breeze|
|Dec||10.8||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Bozcaada?
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 Bozcaada, Turkey is July, followed by June 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 Bozcaada in November. 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 Bozcaada Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 75.3°F (24.1°C) and 49.1°F (9.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 5 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 comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Bozcaada, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 80.2°F (26.8°C) and 56.5°F (13.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: approximately 3 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 too cold this time of year in Bozcaada to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.7°F (13.7°C) and 50°F (10°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.