The best times to visit Kelkit for ideal weather are
May 14th to October 7th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Kelkit Travel Guide
Other Kelkit Travel Info
Weather in Kelkit
Average temperatures in Kelkit vary drastically. 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 somewhat temperate — in the 41st 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 Kelkit, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 88.3°F (31.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.1°F (15.6°C) at night.
Kelkit Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Kelkit 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.
Kelkit Perceived Temperature (F)
Kelkit Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Kelkit 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 Kelkit are July, August, 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 late July. For example, on the week of July 23rd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early May with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of April 30th.
When can you find snow in Kelkit? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to late January and early February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Kelkit is often around around December 3rd 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 Kelkit.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Kelkit (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
Kelkit has some comfortably humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is August (38.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (57.1%).
Wind in Kelkit is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is July, followed by August and June. July’s average wind speed of around 6 knots (6.9 MPH or 11.1 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early July where average top sustained speeds reach 11.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Kelkit.
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||Barely noticeable||6.5||Light breeze|
|Feb||3.2||Barely noticeable||7||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||4.1||Light breeze||7.9||Light breeze|
|Apr||4.2||Light breeze||8.6||Gentle breeze|
|May||3.9||Barely noticeable||9||Light breeze|
|Jun||4.8||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||6||Light breeze||11.4||Light breeze|
|Aug||5.9||Light breeze||11.2||Significant breeze|
|Sep||4.3||Light breeze||9.5||Light breeze|
|Oct||2.9||Barely noticeable||6.7||Light breeze|
|Nov||2.4||Barely noticeable||5.6||Light breeze|
|Dec||2.5||Barely noticeable||5.4||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Kelkit?
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 Kelkit, Turkey is June, followed by July 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 Kelkit 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 Kelkit Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 76.2°F (24.6°C) and 46°F (7.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 8 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 1 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Kelkit, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 83.8°F (28.8°C) and 45.5°F (7.5°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 5 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 Kelkit to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46°F (7.8°C) and 35°F (1.7°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.