What's the Weather like in Dalaman in November
As winter begins in Dalaman, Turkey the effects can be clearly felt. As Dalaman experiences a Mediterranean climate, it can still be a great time to visit. Average temperatures, average highs and lows, average sunshine hours and average sea temperature all decrease as the average rainfall increases.
The average temperature throughout November is 14°C (57°F). Average highs reach 19°C (66°F) which are mostly experienced at the end of the month, as the beginning sees higher daily highs. Average lows go down to 9°C (48°F) which are mostly seen the last ten days of the month as the first half of the month sees daily lows reach 12°C (54°F). November, like October, sees falling daily high temperatures with only one day in ten going above 25°C (77°F) or under 16°C (61°F). Daily lows only fall under 6°C (42°F) or rise above 15°C (59°F) one day in ten.
The average rainfall for November continues its upward trend with 139mm. This is the 4th most rainfall for the year and translates to about 9 days of rainfall or every 1 in 3 days. The most common form of rainfall for November, like previous months, is thunderstorms. Thunderstorms are most likely to occur at the end of the month. Light rain and moderate rain are less common forms of rainfall for the month but are also most likely to occur at the end of the month. November starts with a 27% chance of rainfall and ends with a 40% chance of rainfall.
The average humidity for November is 66% and ranges from 44% to 87%. The humidity rarely falls below 28% or goes higher than 97%. The beginning of the month is most likely to be the least humid.
The average sunshine hours for November decreases to 10, which is the 4th least for the year, tied with March. The daily sunshine gradually decreases as the month goes on with the highest daily sunshine occurring at the beginning of the month.
The average sea temperature continues to lower to 21°C (70°F) as winter ensues. This is the 4th highest average sea temperature for the year but will continue its downward trend in the coming months.
Dalaman Hotels in November
A great family option can be found in Marmaris at Club Aida. The main attractions at this hotel are the swimming pools. There are three pools, a children's pool, a waterslide pool with two slides and a semi-Olympic sized pool. There are 123 modern apartment rooms at this hotel which are all air-conditioned and include a private safe, private balcony, LCD television and full kitchen. There is also a restaurant, pool bar, fun pub and spa on site.
Those looking for an intimate experience set in amazing natural surroundings have a look at Villa Rhapsody in Kayakoy. The villa has 16 rooms which means guests are provided the utmost attention. There is a large swimming pool with poolside bar to relax in. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and garden. One of the personal touches you will encounter here is a daily tea and homemade cake being served at 17:00. There is also an in house masseur available up request.
Dalaman Beach for November
Located in Bodrum, a great option for a day trip is to head to Bitez Beach, a TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice 2014 award winner. The beach itself offers a calming atmosphere unfound at other Turkish beaches as there are no discos or loud karaoke bars in sight. The beach is in the shape of a half-moon crescent and in front of attractive mountains lined with olive and citrus trees. As the summer crowds will be long gone, go on and relax at one of the many sun loungers, yours for the day once you order a drink from the nearby bars. Some restaurants and bars that own the sun loungers offer their customers showers as well. One thing to consider is visiting on a Sunday, as the flea market and village farmers market is located near the beach.
Bars and Restaurants
To dance the night away with a proper drink in hand make sure to check out Wonder Dance Bar, located in Icmeler. The customers here are a great mix of ages and the music reflects that with everything from the 60s, 70s, and onward to northern soul and current chart toppers. The staff is polite and attentive making sure you are always taken care of. With the bar open until 03:00, you will have some of your best nights here.
If you are looking for an authentic Turkish meal dine at the casual Antik Akdeniz Restaurant in Bodrum. Using mostly local ingredients the dishes had here are delicious at value prices. You will find large portions here served by a friendly and attentive wait staff. Some menu options that are a must try include the mixed grill kebabs, traditional casserole and Turkish pizza. The restaurant is located a bit off the beaten path, a short walk from the seafront and next to a petrol station.
Things to do in Dalaman in November
Those with children must head to Bubble Sea Park in Fethiye. Providing fun for the whole family this park provides various activities and competitions. There are many inflatable obstacles in the sea and associated challenges to each. The staff here are great making sure all the kids are safe in the sea. There is a restaurant available but you are allowed to bring your own food and drink. Those who do not wish to participate have access to sunbeds.
Animal lovers can not miss swimming with dolphins at the Marmaris Dolphinarium - Aquapark in Marmaris. Getting in the water with a dolphin and spending time with them whilst they swim and play with you will be the highlight of your holiday. You will get a dolphin kiss, be able to pet the dolphin and even dance with it. The minimum age for a single swim is 16 years, 12 years if accompanied by adult.