Weather in Antalya
Antalya is on the southern coast of Turkey between the warm Mediterranean Sea and the sheltering Taurus Mountains. Its position means the area is protected from the cold winds blowing in from the north, helping to keep temperatures high and pleasant year-round. Summers are always hot and sunny, so prepare for daily highs of 34°C with 12 hours of sunshine per day. There’s not much rain in the summer, with a maximum rainfall of 10mm per month. The Mediterranean Sea is mild for most of the year, but it peaks in August and hits 29°C, which is perfect for a refreshing swim.
September and October are great months to visit for the slightly cooler weather in Antalya. Autumn temperatures in Antalya range from 20°C to 26°C at peak times of the day before dropping to lows of 9°C in November. Rainfall increases across this season, with 180mm, spread over November that rises to 210mm in December.
Antalya weather in spring warms up to 18°C in March and continues to improve, reaching highs of 21°C in April. An expected rainfall of 80mm per month takes place in spring, so you might need to pack a light raincoat or an umbrella for your visit.