Best time to swim in Turkey Sea temperature by month

Do you want to go to the seaside in Turkey? But when should you go to be sure to enjoy good sea water temperature and be able to swim for a long time? Now or another month during the year? On this page, find the sea temperature by month in Turkey.

Swimming in Turkey by month

Discover swimming conditions in detail in Turkey by month below. Click on the links for each month to see details about the sea temperature in the cities of: Istanbul, Alanya, Antalya, Bodrum and Izmir.

Month sea temperature Details
48°F to 65°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in january
46°F to 63°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in february
48°F to 64°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in march
51°F to 65°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in april
61°F to 71°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in may
71°F to 78°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in june
76°F to 83°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in july
77°F to 85°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in august
73°F to 83°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in september
66°F to 78°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in october
57°F to 71°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in november
52°F to 67°F Sea temperature
in Turkey in december

* in at least part of the area.

Where and when should you swim in Turkey?

Istanbul

Best time to swim in Istanbul

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Alanya

Best time to swim in Alanya

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Antalya

Best time to swim in Antalya

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Bodrum

Best time to swim in Bodrum

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Izmir

Best time to swim in Izmir

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Water temperatures in Turkey over the entire year

On this chart, we show you the variation of the average sea water temperature in Turkey for the cities of: Istanbul, Alanya, Antalya, Bodrum and Izmir.

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