Side – Weather
With hot summers and mild winters, Side is a fantastic year-round holiday destination. Summers are warm with clear blue skies and just 5mm of rainfall per month. Temperatures in Side climb from 25°C in June to highs of 28°C in August. The heat comes with high UV levels, so make sure to wear high-factor sun protection and drink plenty of water to stay hydrated. On warmer days, temperatures often reach into the mid-30s and up to 40°C, which is very hot and can be overwhelming if you aren’t used to the heat.
The weather in Side cools slightly towards October. It’s also more likely to rain in autumn, with a monthly average of 70mm in October and 150mm in November. You can expect up to 11 hours of bright sunshine each day, giving you plenty of time to do some sightseeing or shopping in the town.
Side weather is colder in winter with temperatures ranging from 6°C to 11°C. The wettest month of the year is January, which has an average rainfall of 238mm. You’ll definitely need an umbrella if you’re planning to visit Side in winter as December and February experience similar rainfall patterns with 223mm and 150mm per month.