Climate and weather Turkey
In Turkey, it is hot in summer. On the other hand, Istanbul's climate is not necessarily the same as that of Naples at the same latitude. The Bosphorus, the Black Sea, the Sea of Marmara create a microclimate that defies the weather forecast. Istanbul is experiencing a hot and humid summer. The morning mist that shrouds the Bosphorus is sometimes followed by stormy showers in the evening.
On the sea 40 ° C in summer), while the north coast, towards the straits, is much more watered.
On the plains near Syria, it is the furnace there, for reasons other than pure climatic considerations.
Central Anatolia has its own climate, continental and semi-desert, which makes it a land of extensive breeding. At an altitude of 900 m, this immense plateau enjoys a hot but healthy summer, with cool nights. To the east, the steppe gives way to high pastures, surrounded by mountains. Other havens of freshness, the Taurus mountains to the south, the foothills of the Caucasus and the Pontic chain to the north.
In winter, the climate is around 30 ° C and snow can fall from October until May.