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.



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)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 49.5 41.9 34.1
Feb 50.7 43.3 35.7
Mar 56.6 47.5 38.3
Apr 63.6 53.7 43.1
May 73.9 63.3 51.1
Jun 81.8 71.9 60.9
Jul 85.8 77 66.9
Aug 85.7 77.6 69.5
Sep 78.5 69.8 60.3
Oct 68.5 60.5 52.3
Nov 61.1 52.7 44.2
Dec 52.4 44.7 37.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 9.7 5.5 1.2
Feb 10.4 6.3 2.1
Mar 13.7 8.6 3.5
Apr 17.6 12.1 6.2
May 23.3 17.4 10.6
Jun 27.7 22.2 16.1
Jul 29.9 25 19.4
Aug 29.8 25.3 20.8
Sep 25.8 21 15.7
Oct 20.3 15.8 11.3
Nov 16.2 11.5 6.8
Dec 11.3 7.1 2.8



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.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Marmara Region (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 24% 7 3.3
Feb 28% 2.6 3.4
Mar 23% 2.1 2.4
Apr 15% 0 2
May 10% 0 1.4
Jun 9% 0 1.2
Jul 2% 0 0.2
Aug 2% 0 0.3
Sep 13% 0 3.3
Oct 21% 0 4.3
Nov 15% 0 1.8
Dec 25% 2 4.4

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 24 17.8 8.4
Feb 28 6.6 8.6
Mar 23 5.3 6.1
Apr 15 0 5.1
May 10 0 3.6
Jun 9 0 3
Jul 2 0 0.5
Aug 2 0 0.8
Sep 13 0 8.4
Oct 21 0 10.9
Nov 15 0 4.6
Dec 25 5.1 11.2


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.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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
Jan 75.3%
Feb 73.4%
Mar 68.4%
Apr 66.2%
May 62.9%
Jun 57.5%
Jul 54.8%
Aug 57.2%
Sep 60%
Oct 69.1%
Nov 73.9%
Dec 76.3%


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

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 70.6 in October means 70.6% of the tourists vs. May.



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.


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