The best times to visit Zara for ideal weather are

May 28th to September 23rd

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



Other Zara Travel Info

Weather in Zara


Average temperatures in Zara 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 less temperate than some — in the 31st 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 Zara, 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 89.1°F (31.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.4°F (13.6°C) at night.

Zara Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Zara 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.

Zara Perceived Temperature (F)


Zara Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Zara 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 35.3 25.4 18
Feb 39.7 28.8 20.2
Mar 49.6 38 28.5
Apr 60.6 47.3 35.7
May 69.8 56.2 43.6
Jun 77.5 62.8 49.3
Jul 84.5 69 53.4
Aug 85.8 69.9 53.9
Sep 78.5 62.8 47.7
Oct 65.8 51.9 40
Nov 52.8 40.9 30.7
Dec 40.4 30.3 23.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 1.8 -3.7 -7.8
Feb 4.3 -1.8 -6.6
Mar 9.8 3.3 -1.9
Apr 15.9 8.5 2.1
May 21 13.4 6.4
Jun 25.3 17.1 9.6
Jul 29.2 20.6 11.9
Aug 29.9 21.1 12.2
Sep 25.8 17.1 8.7
Oct 18.8 11.1 4.4
Nov 11.6 4.9 -0.7
Dec 4.7 -0.9 -4.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Zara are August, July, 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 March with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of March 5th.

When can you find snow in Zara? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around March, especially close to late February and early March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Zara is often around around February 26th 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 Zara.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 19% 3.7 2
Feb 19% 7.5 1.7
Mar 22% 8.1 2.1
Apr 20% 1.3 1.9
May 22% 0.8 2.5
Jun 14% 0 1.6
Jul 2% 0 0.3
Aug 1% 0 0.1
Sep 9% 0 0.8
Oct 18% 0 1.6
Nov 18% 1.7 2.1
Dec 18% 1.4 1.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 19 9.4 5.1
Feb 19 19.1 4.3
Mar 22 20.6 5.3
Apr 20 3.3 4.8
May 22 2 6.4
Jun 14 0 4.1
Jul 2 0 0.8
Aug 1 0 0.3
Sep 9 0 2
Oct 18 0 4.1
Nov 18 4.3 5.3
Dec 18 3.6 4.3


Humidity and Wind

Zara has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is August (38.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (74.2%).

Wind in Zara is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by August and July. April’s average wind speed of around 6.3 knots (7.3 MPH or 11.7 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 mid July where average top sustained speeds reach 12.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 5.3 Light breeze 9.3 Gentle breeze
Feb 5.7 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Mar 6.2 Light breeze 11.2 Gentle breeze
Apr 6.3 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
May 5.5 Light breeze 11.3 Gentle breeze
Jun 5.5 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Jul 6.3 Light breeze 12.2 Gentle breeze
Aug 6.3 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Sep 5 Light breeze 10.3 Gentle breeze
Oct 5.2 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
Nov 5 Light breeze 9 Gentle breeze
Dec 5.6 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 74.2%
Feb 70.1%
Mar 59.6%
Apr 49.5%
May 49.5%
Jun 47.7%
Jul 40.5%
Aug 38.6%
Sep 39.2%
Oct 52.8%
Nov 58.9%
Dec 71.8%


Is it Safe to Travel to Zara?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Türkiye; 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 Nov 23, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Zara, Turkey is July, followed by June and August. 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 Zara 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 26.6 in December means 26.6% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Zara Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.5°F (23.6°C) and 43.1°F (6.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 7 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 0 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Zara, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 84°F (28.9°C) and 46.6°F (8.1°C), which will feel chilly 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 Zara to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 44.9°F (7.2°C) and 32.7°F (0.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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