The best times to visit Silifke for ideal weather are

February 26th to June 3rd


October 1st to December 9th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Silifke Travel Info

Weather in Silifke


Average temperatures in Silifke vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 52nd 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 Silifke, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 95.7°F (35.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78.4°F (25.8°C) at night.

Silifke Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Silifke 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.

Silifke Perceived Temperature (F)


Silifke Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Silifke 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 59.5 52.5 45.6
Feb 62.3 55.2 47
Mar 68.6 61.5 51.2
Apr 74.8 67.9 56.3
May 81 74.7 63.3
Jun 88.6 82.4 70.3
Jul 93.2 87.4 76.2
Aug 94.7 89 78
Sep 90.4 83.6 71.9
Oct 83.3 75.2 65.3
Nov 72.9 65.3 57
Dec 63 56 48.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 15.3 11.4 7.6
Feb 16.8 12.9 8.3
Mar 20.3 16.4 10.7
Apr 23.8 19.9 13.5
May 27.2 23.7 17.4
Jun 31.4 28 21.3
Jul 34 30.8 24.6
Aug 34.8 31.7 25.6
Sep 32.4 28.7 22.2
Oct 28.5 24 18.5
Nov 22.7 18.5 13.9
Dec 17.2 13.3 9.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Silifke 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 early June. For example, on the week of June 4th 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 2 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.

When can you find snow in Silifke? Weather stations report a bit of annual snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Silifke is often around around February 19th 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 Silifke.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 27% 0 4
Feb 23% 2 3.4
Mar 8% 0 1.4
Apr 9% 0 0.9
May 8% 0 1.6
Jun 1% 0 0.2
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 4% 0 0.6
Oct 9% 0 1.6
Nov 13% 0 2.3
Dec 21% 0 4.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 27 0 10.2
Feb 23 5.1 8.6
Mar 8 0 3.6
Apr 9 0 2.3
May 8 0 4.1
Jun 1 0 0.5
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 4 0 1.5
Oct 9 0 4.1
Nov 13 0 5.8
Dec 21 0 12.4


Humidity and Wind

Silifke has some comfortably humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is October (31.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is May (45%).

Wind in Silifke is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is January, followed by February and March. January’s average wind speed of around 3.4 knots (3.9 MPH or 6.2 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 early to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 6.6 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Silifke.

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 3.4 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
Feb 3.3 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
Mar 3.3 Barely noticeable 6.1 Light breeze
Apr 2.7 Barely noticeable 5.2 Light breeze
May 2.3 Barely noticeable 4.5 Light breeze
Jun 2.5 Barely noticeable 4.6 Light breeze
Jul 2.5 Barely noticeable 4.5 Light breeze
Aug 2.5 Barely noticeable 4.5 Light breeze
Sep 2.6 Barely noticeable 4.8 Light breeze
Oct 2.8 Barely noticeable 5.2 Light breeze
Nov 2.9 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
Dec 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 40.3%
Feb 40%
Mar 36%
Apr 39.3%
May 45%
Jun 43.2%
Jul 44.5%
Aug 42.9%
Sep 37.8%
Oct 31.9%
Nov 32.4%
Dec 36.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Silifke?

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 Silifke, Turkey is July, followed by August 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 Silifke in December. 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 19.1 in December means 19.1% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Silifke Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 84.5°F (29.2°C) and 65.8°F (18.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 3 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 hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Silifke, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 92.7°F (33.7°C) and 69.2°F (20.7°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 4 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 Silifke to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 65.8°F (18.8°C) and 57.9°F (14.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 8 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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