Side weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Side

The best time to visit in Side in Turkey is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Side is 32°C in August and the lowest is 12°C in January. The water temperature is between 18°C and 30°C.

Side has the mediterranean climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Side or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Side by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 12 13 16 19 23 27 31 32 28 24 19 14
Water temp. (°C) 20 18 19 20 24 28 30 30 29 28 24 21
Precipitation (mm) 118 34 24 10 13 6 2 2 7 26 37 74

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14 day weather forecast Side

The weather for in Side will be 23° till 19° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
20°
25° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
20°
25° 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
19°
25° 2.5 mm 45% 3 m/s 2
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
16°
25° 21.4 mm 95% 3 m/s 1
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
17°
25° 18.9 mm 85% 3 m/s 3
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
16°
25° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 2
Wednesday 3 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
17°
25° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 4 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
17°
25° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 4
Friday 5 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
25° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 4
Saturday 6 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
25° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Sunday 7 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
18°
25° 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Monday 8 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
16°
25° 9.4 mm 75% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 9 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
14°
25° 25.2 mm 95% 4 m/s 1
Wednesday 10 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
14°
25° 1.3 mm 55% 1 m/s 2

Climate Side

Side has the mediterranean climate prevailing. The summers are hot and dry, and the temperature is mild in the winter. The average annual temperature for Side is 21° degrees and there is about 353 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 270 days a year with an average humidity of 59% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Side

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 12 13 16 19 23 27 31 32 28 24 19 14
Night temp. (°C) 8 9 10 13 17 20 24 24 21 18 14 10
Water temp. (°C) 20 18 19 20 24 28 30 30 29 28 24 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 118 34 24 10 13 6 2 2 7 26 37 74
Days with rain 13 8 9 7 5 3 2 1 3 5 5 11
Dry days 18 20 22 23 26 27 29 30 27 26 25 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 9 12 12 12 10 10 9 7 6
Wind force (Bft) 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 3 4 4 5 6 6 7 7 6 5 4 3

Side weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Side? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Side?

Side is located in Turkey. It lies in a straight line at 7,974 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Side are:

  • Latitude: 36.766716
  • Longitude: 31.388525

The GPS coordinates are 36° 46' N, 31° 23' E

How long is the flight to Side?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Side is approximately 11 hours.

What are the nearest airports to Side?

These are the airports closests to Side:

  • Antalya International Airport (54 km) – Antalya
  • Gazipaşa Airport (97 km) – Gazipaşa
  • Süleyman Demirel International Airport (151 km) – Isparta

How many inhabitants are there in Side?

Side has approximately 14,115 inhabitants.

How big is Side?

The area of Side is around 80 km².

What is the currency of Side?

In Side the Turkish lira (TRY) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 October 2021

  • 1 Turkish lira = 0.49 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 2.04 Turkish lira
  • 10 Turkish lira = 4.90 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 20.40 Turkish lira
  • 100 Turkish lira = 49.02 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 204.00 Turkish lira

What is the area code of Side?

The area code to call Side is +90.