Weather in Turkey

Turkey is a large country with huge variability in climate.

Istanbul features hot and humid summer weather and can be windy throughout the year. The temperature averages 82°F (28°C) from June to September. Summers are generally dry, but there may be rain all year round. Winters are characterised by cold, wet and occasionally snowy weather. Temperatures rarely reach a freezing point, however.

Ankara has warm and dry summers with cold and snowy winters. Ankara's rainy season is in spring, particularly during May.

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