The best times to visit Marmara Region for ideal weather are
April 23rd to July 15th
August 20th to October 28th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Marmara Region Travel Guide
Other Marmara Region Travel Info
Weather in Marmara Region
Average temperatures in Marmara Region 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 37th 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 Marmara Region, 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 87.6°F (30.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 67.8°F (19.9°C) at night.
Marmara Region Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Marmara Region 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.
Marmara Region Perceived Temperature (F)
Marmara Region Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Marmara Region 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 Marmara Region 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 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 late January with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.
When can you find snow in Marmara Region? 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 Marmara Region is often around around January 22nd 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 Marmara Region.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Marmara Region (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
Marmara Region has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is July (54.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (76.3%).
Wind in Marmara Region is usually moderate. The windiest month is August, followed by July and September. August’s average wind speed of around 11.8 knots (13.6 MPH or 21.9 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 mid to late August where average top sustained speeds reach 19.7 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Marmara Region.
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||7.6||Gentle breeze||13.8||Significant breeze|
|Feb||8.9||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Mar||7.8||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7.4||Gentle breeze||14||Significant breeze|
|May||6.3||Light breeze||12.8||Significant breeze|
|Jun||8.2||Gentle breeze||15.1||Significant breeze|
|Jul||10.4||Gentle breeze||17.4||Significant breeze|
|Aug||11.8||Significant breeze||18.7||Strong breeze|
|Sep||9.4||Gentle breeze||16.2||Significant breeze|
|Oct||8.8||Gentle breeze||15||Significant breeze|
|Nov||7.3||Gentle breeze||13.3||Significant breeze|
|Dec||7.5||Gentle breeze||13.7||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Marmara Region?
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 Marmara Region, 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 Marmara Region 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 Marmara Region Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 77.8°F (25.4°C) and 52.2°F (11.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 7 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 1 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Marmara Region, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 81.3°F (27.4°C) and 58.6°F (14.8°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 7 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 Marmara Region to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.8°F (13.8°C) and 47.2°F (8.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.