The best times to visit Izmit for ideal weather are
April 30th to July 29th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Izmit Travel Guide
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Weather in Izmit
Average temperatures in Izmit vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 34th 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 Izmit, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid August where highs are regularly around 89.6°F (32°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 61.9°F (16.6°C) at night.
Izmit Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Izmit 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.
Izmit Perceived Temperature (F)
Izmit Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Izmit 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 Izmit are August, July, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid February with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of February 12th.
When can you find snow in Izmit? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early to mid January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Izmit is often around around December 24th 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 Izmit.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Izmit (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
Izmit has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is July (63.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (79.1%).
Wind in Izmit is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is July, followed by April and August. July’s average wind speed of around 3.8 knots (4.4 MPH or 7.1 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 late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 10.9 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Izmit.
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||3.3||Barely noticeable||6.3||Light breeze|
|Feb||3.4||Barely noticeable||7.6||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||3.5||Barely noticeable||8||Light breeze|
|Apr||3.8||Barely noticeable||8.8||Gentle breeze|
|May||3.6||Barely noticeable||8.3||Light breeze|
|Jun||3.6||Barely noticeable||8.7||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||3.8||Barely noticeable||9||Light breeze|
|Aug||3.8||Barely noticeable||9.1||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||3.1||Barely noticeable||7.9||Light breeze|
|Oct||2.9||Barely noticeable||6.4||Light breeze|
|Nov||2.5||Barely noticeable||5.7||Light breeze|
|Dec||2.5||Barely noticeable||5.5||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Izmit?
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 Izmit, Turkey is May, followed by June and July. 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 Izmit in October. 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 Izmit Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 79.7°F (26.5°C) and 53.5°F (11.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 3 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Izmit, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 84.8°F (29.3°C) and 56.5°F (13.6°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 to 10 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 Izmit to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 61.3°F (16.3°C) and 45.6°F (7.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 9 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.