When is the best time to go to Ankara?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Ankara are April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months are July and August
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are January, February, May and December

Annual weather in Ankara

Infographic of the best times to visit Ankara
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Weather details in Ankara month by month

To get all the information about the climate and weather in Ankara for a specific month, click on the corresponding link below:

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Weather and climate in Ankara

Ankara enjoys a warm-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Ankara is 67°F (ranging from 41°F in january to 90°F in august). Annual rainfall is 22.7in, with a minimum of 0.6in in july and a maximum of 3.1in in january.
  • Between the months of january and march the climate is the worst possible. The record temperature this month is 76°F and you can expect to have 2.4in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between april and june the climate is good. The temperature rises to 83°F and it rains about 12% of the time in june.
  • Between the months of july and september the climate is perfect. the thermometer goes up to 83°F°C and it rains about 0.6in each month.
  • In the month of october the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 58°F and it rains about 1.6in each month.
  • In november the climate is not good, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 58°F in average and it rains in november about 1.7in.
  • In the month of december the climate is the worst possible. The record temperature this month is 67°F and it rains in december about 2.8in.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Ankara

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

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Ankara

Find out when Ankara 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 Ankara

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

Figure: Visitor index for Ankara month by month

Best time for low prices in Ankara

Average prices of hotels in Ankara month by month

Generally, December is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Ankara. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, March is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price for flights to Ankara

A return flight between London and Ankara is generally cheaper if you go in november ($ 191 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 247 more for your airline ticket to Ankara if you go in august.

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Average price of hiring a car in Ankara

On average, it costs $ 32 per day to hire a car in Ankara. This price varies by $ 21 depending on the month. In december, hiring a car costs an average of $ 24 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in july is $ 45.

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