Because of Turkey’s geographical conditions, we can not speak about a general overall climate. In Istanbul and around the Marmara Region, the climate is moderate. During the winter, 4 degrees Celsius and summer 27 degrees Celsius (39 and 80 degrees Fahrenheit). In Western Turkey, there is a mild Mediterranean climate with average temperatures of 9°C in winter and 29°C (48-84°F) in summer. On the southern coast, the same climate can be seen. The climate of the Middle Anatolia Plateau is a steppe climate (there is a great temperature difference between day and night). Rainfall is low and there is more snow. The average temperature is 23 ° C (73°F) in summer and -2 (28°F) in winter. The climate in the Black Sea area is wet during the winter, warm and humid during the summer. In Eastern Anatolia and South-Eastern Anatolia, there is a long cold winter. Where the summers are dry and hot.
Turkey is a year-round destination depending on your wishes. Although the tourist “high season” (with associated higher rates) is from May through September, Spring and Autumn are the best seasons to travel to Turkey.
For Hot Air Balloon Tours in Cappadocia, according to the policy of Turkish Civil Aviation, the tours can not be operated in bad weather conditions due to the safety reasons of all travelers. If you are the one whose Hot Air Balloon Tour is canceled due to the bad weather condition, you will have a full refund of the amount you paid for Balloon activity.
Above all, your safety is on the first priority for us! However, it does not that heavy raining or snowing in Turkey. On this hand, we try our best to operate our Tours to avoid breaking your Travel Plan and provide the experience you are looking forward to!