What's the Weather like in Icmeler in February
February in Icmeler is still fairly cold, just like it was in January. Those are, after all, the two coldest months of the year. The average daily temperature in February is still a chilly 6°C. Average daily high temperatures range around 8°C, while the average daily lows are a mere 3°C. February is the second-coldest month of the year. The daily highs and lows do rise in the course of the month though, if only by one or two degrees.
The temperature of the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas doesn't rise higher than 16°C in the course of the month, which is as low as the sea temperature ever gets in the resort. It is one degree colder than it was in January and the same as in March.
The length of the days in February gradually increases throughout the month. The shortest day of the month is February 1 with 10.21 daylight hours; the longest day is February 28 with 11.21 hours of daylight. This one-hour increase means that every February day is 2.1 minutes longer than the previous one. The amount of sunshine has also increased by one hour in February. While January had only three hours of sunshine per day, February now has four, a number that is shared with March and which is still not that much.
The skies are covered with clouds for six to seven hours each day.Cloud cover does decrease in the course of the month though. The beginning of February is characterised by 76-77% of cloud cover. By the end of the month that percentage has decreased to 69%. February is the third-cloudiest month of the year, after January and December.
February receives a fairly high amount of rainfall, although it is significantly less than the extremely rainy months of January, December and November, which get 178mm, 174mm and 118mm of rainfall respectively. February's total amount of precipitation is 90mm, spread across ten days with rainfall. In terms of total rainfall, February is the fourth-wettest month of the year. When it comes to the number of rainy days, February is the third-wettest month. The average likelihood of experiencing rainfall on any given day in February is 42%, the third-highest chance in the year. This chance of precipitation varies very little in the course of the month. However, a slight decrease is observed. February 1 has an average chance of rainfall of 43%, while February 28 has a 39% chance. The most likely type of rainfall in February are thunderstorms, which occur on 49% of all days with rainfall. Light rain is the second-most likely, occurring on 32% of the rainy days. Moderate rain is observed on 19% of the rainy days.
Icmeler Hotels in February
Kontes Beach Hotel
The three-star Kontes Beach Hotel is as its name suggests situated right at the beach. Only the promenade separates this hotel from the resort's sandy beach. A section of that beach belongs to the hotel, so you will always be sure to have a spot in the high season. In February, however, you may want to opt to do other activities. The hotel is located a short distance from the shops, restaurants and bars in the city centre. It also organises weekly Turkish Nights, which provide an excellent introduction to Turkish culture, music and food. Turkish food can also be enjoyed at the traditional Turkish breakfast buffets. Barbecue nights are another weekly activity in this hotel.
Casa & Blanca Hotel
The Casa & Blanca Hotel is an ideal hotel for couples and honeymooners. This four-star boutique hotel caters to adults people younger than 16 years old are not allowed. It is situated at the beachfront and offers fine views of Marmaris Bay. Its excellent location makes it a value-for-money hotel. Amenities include an outdoor pool, snack and pool bar, a wellness centre, a restaurant and a private beach section located a stone's throw away.
Bars and Restaurants
Winehouse Restaurant & Bar
Although it is located in the centre of the resort, Winehouse Restaurant & Bar is well-known for its quiet environment. Food is served in a relaxing garden, where tables sit underneath grapevines. Winehouse offers both international cuisine and traditional Turkish food. You can go there for romantic dinners, birthday parties or other kinds of celebrations. The menu consists of a choice of steaks, chicken dishes, lamb, schnitzels, seafood, Turkish kebabs, Turkish casseroles and Turkish woks.
The Three Bells
The Three Bells is situated in the middle of Icmeler and is a Korean restaurant, as well as a karaoke and sports bar. The restaurant serves a wide variety of foods. You can go there in the morning for Turkish and English breakfasts, during the day for snacks and in the evening for dinner. Dinners are started with complimentary Turkish bread and garlic butter. The dinner menu is extensive and includes, but is not limited to, burgers, pizzas, chicken dishes, pastas, mixed grills and sandwiches. The Korean menu consists of yam yam chicken, bi bim bap and much more. There is children's menu available as well. This is the place to go for a fun night out with friends or family. The bar has several TVs on which you can watch sports and a huge selection of (alcoholic) beverages.
Things to do in Icmeler in February
Marmaris National Park
Marmaris National Park is a great place to visit in February, when the temperatures are cool. This is the perfect time of year to get outside and go picnicking, camping, hiking, and/or cycling. This fantastic national park consists of red rocks, mountain ranges and Mediterranean forests. The Mediterranean and Aegean Seas form a border of the park and this is where you can find secluded beaches. The mountains are home to wildlife, such as lynx, wild goats, wild pigs and bears. Especially the Kiran Mountains and the Bozburun Peninsula are covered with untouched forests and are teeming with wildlife. Another highlight of the national park are the ruins of the ancient cities of Amos and Physkos.
A fun thing to do in the evening is experience a real Turkish Night. Turkish Nights are organised by most large hotels in the area and are evenings filled with entertainment in a relaxed and joyful atmosphere. A typical Turkish Night includes live Turkish music, belly dancers, fire shows and loads of traditional Turkish food. Soft drinks and wine are included as well.