When is the best time to go to Famagusta?

When is the best time to go to Famagusta? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The weather is good all year round in Famagusta
  • On average, the warmest months are July, August and September
  • Famagusta has dry periods in June, July, August and September
  • December is the rainiest month
  • The best months for swimming are July, August and September

Annual weather in Famagusta

For full information about the climate and weather in Famagusta a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 58°F/61°F
February 59°F/63°F
March 61°F/65°F
April 67°F/70°F
May 74°F/77°F
June 79°F/85°F
July 85°F/90°F
August 86°F/90°F
September 83°F/88°F
October 77°F/81°F
November 70°F/72°F
December 61°F/65°F

Weather and climate in Famagusta

Famagusta enjoys a hot-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Famagusta is 76°F (ranging from 61°F in january to 90°F in august). Annual rainfall is 13.5in, with a minimum of 0in in july and a maximum of 3.4in in december.
  • Between the months of january and february the climate is okay. The temperature rises to 63°F and it rains in february about 1.7in.
  • Between march and april the climate is favorable. The record temperature this month is 83°F and, in april, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • From may to june the climate is perfect. The temperature rises to 85°F and it rains about 1% of the time in june.
  • Between the months of july and august the climate is not good, but still OK. The temperature rises to 90°F and it rains about 0% of the time in august.
  • In september the climate is favorable. The record temperature this month is 95°F.
  • In the month of october the climate is very good. the thermometer goes up to 81°F°C.
  • From november to december the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 63°F and you can expect to have 3.4in of rainfall/month during this period.

Charts: temperature and rainfall in Famagusta

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Famagusta: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Famagusta

Find out when Famagusta has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Famagusta

  • Very low season in Famagusta
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, February and March.
  • Low season in Famagusta
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: April, May, June, November and December.
  • Peak season in Famagusta
    The largest number of tourists visiting Famagusta is during: July, August, September and October.

Figure: Visitor index for Famagusta month by month

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