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Best time to visit Antalya, Turkey

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The best time to visit Antalya is April-May

When’s the best time to visit Antalya, you ask? Based on several factors like the weather and climate, cost of flights and hotels, peak travel seasons and much more, the best time to go to Antalya is April-May.

In summer, the temperature in Antalya can rise as high as 34℃ (93℉). In the winter months, it can get down to as low as 5℃ (41℉) at night.

The longest days between sunrise and sunset in Antalya are usually in July, so if you want to get the most out of your daytime activities, be sure to plan your visit around this time. On average it rains the most days in January, making it the wettest month of the year. Although it’s the wet season, it can often rain a little bit during the day or evening but have fine weather for a majority of the day too, so don’t let this put you off.

Continue reading to find out more about when to visit Antalya, including the climate, seasonal info, what to pack, FAQs, and the best tools to help you plan and book your next vacation.

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

August

Most daylight

July

Antalya seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Antalya as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Antalya is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Antalya

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Antalya for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Antalya climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Antalya for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Antalya in January

  • Average temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average high temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average low temperature: 8℃ (46℉)
  • Average humidity: 68%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 148mm (6") over 15 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in January, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Antalya in February

  • Average temperature: 11℃ (52℉)
  • Average high temperature: 13℃ (56℉)
  • Average low temperature: 9℃ (48℉)
  • Average humidity: 68%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 67mm (3") over 12 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in February, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Antalya in March

  • Average temperature: 13℃ (55℉)
  • Average high temperature: 16℃ (60℉)
  • Average low temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average humidity: 65%
  • Average sunny days: 19 days
  • Average rainfall: 42mm (2") over 11 days
19 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in March, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Antalya in April

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average low temperature: 13℃ (56℉)
  • Average humidity: 64%
  • Average sunny days: 18 days
  • Average rainfall: 23mm (1") over 10 days
18 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in April, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie.


Antalya in May

  • Average temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average high temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average humidity: 62%
  • Average sunny days: 19 days
  • Average rainfall: 20mm (1") over 8 days
19 days
of pure sunshine
8 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in May, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Antalya in June

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average humidity: 57%
  • Average sunny days: 23 days
  • Average rainfall: 5mm (0") over 4 days
23 days
of pure sunshine
4 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Antalya in July

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 53%
  • Average sunny days: 29 days
  • Average rainfall: 2mm (0") over 2 days
29 days
of pure sunshine
2 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Antalya in August

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 52%
  • Average sunny days: 28 days
  • Average rainfall: 1mm (0") over 1 days
28 days
of pure sunshine
1 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Antalya in September

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (71℉)
  • Average humidity: 54%
  • Average sunny days: 23 days
  • Average rainfall: 11mm (0") over 4 days
23 days
of pure sunshine
4 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in September, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.

Antalya in October

  • Average temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average high temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average humidity: 57%
  • Average sunny days: 20 days
  • Average rainfall: 38mm (1") over 8 days
20 days
of pure sunshine
8 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in October, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Antalya in November

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average low temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average humidity: 59%
  • Average sunny days: 21 days
  • Average rainfall: 44mm (2") over 7 days
21 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in November, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie.


Antalya in December

  • Average temperature: 12℃ (53℉)
  • Average high temperature: 14℃ (58℉)
  • Average low temperature: 10℃ (50℉)
  • Average humidity: 65%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 135mm (5") over 14 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
14 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Antalya in December, make sure you pack a warm jacket or coat.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Antalya is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 32℃ (89℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Antalya is generally around August. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in August first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Antalya is generally around January, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of January too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Antalya, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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