Weather in Turkey in december 2021

Below, check out the weather forecast for the month of december for most popular cities in Turkey. These forecasts are probabilities for december from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather indicated.

Average weather in december in Istanbul

bad weather 8.2cm

Weather at 6am
49°F

CloudyCloudy
39% of time

Clear/Sunny

32%

Partly Cloudy

27%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

2%

Weather at 12pm
52°F

CloudyCloudy
41% of time

Clear/Sunny

35%

Partly Cloudy

23%

Moderate rain at times

2%

Weather at 6pm
50°F

CloudyCloudy
37% of time

Clear/Sunny

30%

Partly Cloudy

30%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder

2%

Weather at 3am
49°F

Clear/Sunny

33%

Partly Cloudy

25%

Cloudy

19%

Moderate rain at times

12%

More information about the weather in Istanbul in december


Where to go in Turkey in december?

Where to go in Turkey in december: destination map

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Where should you go in Turkey in december when it comes to the weather?

Remember:
The climate in Turkey in december is very bad across the board.

The climate throughout December in Turkey varies according to the geographical location of each locality; that of coastal cities enjoys Mediterranean influence, but cities in the interior know a cold winter - typical of the continental climate.

Istanbul and the Localities Bordering the Sea of Marmara in December

Fresh temperatures and increasing rainfall make climatic conditions of Istanbul and its surroundings barely favorable for outdoor activities. The weather in Turkey throughout December more often shows cloud coverings, as well as rainy episodes within the month.

The West Coast of Turkey in December

It is advisable to wear light jumpers as well as comfortable clothes in order to have a pleasant feeling, during one's stay in December on the side of Antalya and Izmir. The mornings and the end of the days are fresh compared to the afternoons.

Localities near the Black Sea in December

The climatic conditions of the cities near the Black Sea are identical to those of Istanbul and its surroundings, but with a little more precipitation.

Anatolia in December

Ankara, Cappadocia and Van suffer the hardships of the continental winter climate. It is very cold, with high temperature differences, whereas the day environments are rarely just cold.



Climate in Turkey in december

Climate in Istanbul in december

In the month of december, the mean temperature in Istanbul is 50°F (maximum temperature is 52°F and minimum temperature is 50°F). The climate is relatively fresh there in this month, but it is livable by dressing hot. With 1.6in over 8 days, rainfall can happen throughout your stay. But this is rather moderate and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a bad climate, december is not recommended month to go in that area in Turkey.

December
Average temperature 50°F
Highest temperature 52°F
Lowest temperature 50°F
Sea temperature 52°F
Rainfall 1.6in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(27%)
Humidity 76%
Daily sunshine hours 7
Cloud cover 50%
Length of day 09:16
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net bad
more information about the climate in Istanbul in december

Climate in Alanya in december

In december, maximum temperature is 61°F and minimum temperature is 59°F (for an average temperature of 61°F). The climate is rather cool in that area in december, but it is endurable by dressing warm. With 4in over 9 days, rain may occur for your holidays. But this is moderate and it will not be continuous.
With a good climate, december is a good time to go in Alanya in Turkey.

December
Average temperature 61°F
Highest temperature 61°F
Lowest temperature 59°F
Sea temperature 67°F
Rainfall 4in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(28%)
Humidity 61%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 25%
Length of day 09:42
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Alanya in december

Climate in Ankara in december

In december, maximum temperature is 45°F and minimum temperature is 36°F (for an average temperature of 40°F). The climate is rather cold in this location in the month of december. Bring warm clothes! With 1.3in over 7 days, you risk getting wet slightly throughout your stay. But this is rather moderate and it will not be continuous.

December
Average temperature 40°F
Highest temperature 45°F
Lowest temperature 36°F
Rainfall 1.3in
Number of days with rainfall 7 day(s)
(23%)
Humidity 78%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 37%
Length of day 09:22
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Ankara in december

Climate in Antalya in december

In the month of december, maximum temperature is 59°F and minimum temperature is 52°F (for an average temperature of 56°F). The climate is fairly cool in that area in this month, but it is livable when dressing cosy. With 4.8in over 10 days, you will experience some showers for your stay. But this is moderate and you will not be too bothered by it.
With proper weather, the month of december is okay (but not the best month) for traveling in that area in Turkey.

December
Average temperature 56°F
Highest temperature 59°F
Lowest temperature 52°F
Sea temperature 66°F
Rainfall 4.8in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(32%)
Humidity 71%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 31%
Length of day 09:40
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Antalya in december

Climate in Bodrum in december

In the month of december, the mean temperature in Bodrum is 59°F (maximum temperature is 61°F and minimum temperature is 58°F). The climate is fairly cold in that area in december, but it is liveable when dressing hot. With 3.2in over 10 days, you will experience some showers throughout your stay. But this is rather reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a good weather, the month of december is an advisable month to go in that area.

December
Average temperature 59°F
Highest temperature 61°F
Lowest temperature 58°F
Sea temperature 65°F
Rainfall 3.2in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(33%)
Humidity 70%
Daily sunshine hours 8
Cloud cover 31%
Length of day 09:39
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Bodrum in december

All cities in Turkey in december

Istanbul in decemberbad weather
Alanya in decembergood weather
Ankara in decembervery bad weather
Antalya in decembertolerable weather
Bodrum in decembergood weather
Cappadoce in decembervery bad weather
Izmir in decembertolerable weather
Marmaris in decembertolerable weather
Side in decembertolerable weather
Belek in decembergood weather
Dalaman in decembertolerable weather
Kemer in decembertolerable weather
Bursa in decembervery bad weather
Ephesus in decembertolerable weather
Erzurum in decembervery bad weather
Kuşadası in decembertolerable weather
Malatya in decembervery bad weather
Trabzon in decemberbad weather
Van in decembervery bad weather
Adana in decembertolerable weather
Afyonkarahisar in decembervery bad weather
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Weather data for Turkey in december:

Weather data for Turkey in december is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Turkey. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Turkey can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to Turkey.


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