The best times to visit Zonguldak for ideal weather are

April 16th 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 Zonguldak Travel Info

Weather in Zonguldak


Average temperatures in Zonguldak vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 40th 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 Zonguldak, 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 83.3°F (28.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 68.5°F (20.3°C) at night.

Zonguldak Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Zonguldak 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.

Zonguldak Perceived Temperature (F)


Zonguldak Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Zonguldak 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 50.1 44.5 38.4
Feb 50.6 44.6 38.4
Mar 54.8 48.2 41.7
Apr 61.4 53.9 47
May 69.6 62.6 55.3
Jun 77 70 62.1
Jul 81.5 74.4 66.3
Aug 82 74.8 66.9
Sep 76.1 68.5 60.9
Oct 67.9 60.6 53.9
Nov 61.4 54.2 47.1
Dec 54.2 47.6 40.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 10.1 6.9 3.6
Feb 10.3 7 3.6
Mar 12.7 9 5.4
Apr 16.3 12.2 8.3
May 20.9 17 12.9
Jun 25 21.1 16.7
Jul 27.5 23.6 19.1
Aug 27.8 23.8 19.4
Sep 24.5 20.3 16.1
Oct 19.9 15.9 12.2
Nov 16.3 12.3 8.4
Dec 12.3 8.7 4.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Zonguldak are August, July, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early August. For example, on the week of July 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January and early February with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of January 29th.

When can you find snow in Zonguldak? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to mid January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Zonguldak is often around around February 12th 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 Zonguldak.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 34% 5.6 5.4
Feb 33% 5.2 3.9
Mar 29% 5.5 3.9
Apr 24% 0 2.4
May 13% 0 1.7
Jun 19% 0 2.7
Jul 11% 0 2.3
Aug 9% 0 1.4
Sep 18% 0 4.7
Oct 23% 0 5.6
Nov 23% 0 3.6
Dec 34% 1.4 5.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 34 14.2 13.7
Feb 33 13.2 9.9
Mar 29 14 9.9
Apr 24 0 6.1
May 13 0 4.3
Jun 19 0 6.9
Jul 11 0 5.8
Aug 9 0 3.6
Sep 18 0 11.9
Oct 23 0 14.2
Nov 23 0 9.1
Dec 34 3.6 14.5


Humidity and Wind

Zonguldak has some humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (61.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (68.9%).

Wind in Zonguldak is usually calm. The windiest month is August, followed by February and March. August’s average wind speed of around 4.8 knots (5.5 MPH or 8.9 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 to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 10.6 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 4.6 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.7 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Mar 4.7 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.5 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
May 4.3 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.4 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.7 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.8 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.7 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.1 Light breeze 9 Gentle breeze
Nov 4 Light breeze 8.7 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.3 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 62.2%
Feb 65.7%
Mar 61.5%
Apr 61.7%
May 65.5%
Jun 65.7%
Jul 65%
Aug 63.9%
Sep 64.9%
Oct 68.9%
Nov 63.5%
Dec 62.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Zonguldak?

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 Zonguldak, Turkey is January, followed by August and March. 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 Zonguldak 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 55 in December means 55% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall Zonguldak Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 73.9°F (23.3°C) and 50.8°F (10.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 9 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 3 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Zonguldak, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 78.2°F (25.7°C) and 59.3°F (15.2°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 5 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 Zonguldak to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 58.3°F (14.6°C) and 47.9°F (8.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 9 to 11 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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