What’s the weather like in Alanya in August?
The Alanya weather in August is hot, dry and sunny, which is why so many visitors come again and again to this beautiful resort on Turkey’s Mediterranean coastline. You’re sure of bright blue skies to match the clear blue waters that lap the golden shores. It’s no surprise that Alanya is a Turkish hotspot in August.
Alanya is on the south west coast of Turkey. It’s in the popular Antalya province, around the Gulf of Antayla. The Taurus Mountains are behind the town and these help shield any cold winds that blow across Turkey from the north. Thanks to these hills, Alanya has slightly warmer temperatures than some Mediterranean towns in Turkey that are affected by the winds.
Get ready to soak up the amazing Mediterranean climate in the south west of Turkey! The weather in Alanya in August reaches an average of 28°C, with an average high of an incredible 34°C. The sea breeze brings a refreshing coolness and at night time the temperature drops to 20°C. The sunshine is fantastic in Alanya in August, with around 13 hours each day. The days are long as well as warm, with the sun rising at 6am and not disappearing until nearly 8pm. Rain is very rare in this Turkish Riviera resort as just 2mm falls on average. It’s quite common for August to have no rain at all. The temperature in the Mediterranean Sea climbs to a balmy 29°C, so you’ll have lots of splashing, swimming and water sport opportunities. Take lots of sun cream and water when you’re out and about, because the UV level is high.