What's the Weather like in Sarigerme in May
May is nearing summertime in Sarigerme, which means hot, dry days with fresh breezes. Temperatures increase sharply over the month, but in general averages will be around 20°C (68°F), highs at 24°C (75°F) and lows at 1°C (55°F). Average sea temperature in May is around 20°C (68°F).
The chance of precipitation is very low, occurring in only about 20% of the days.
Humidity ranges from comfortable (39%) to very humid (85%).
Wind speeds range from light air to moderate breeze, not exceeding 17 mph, and typically blow in from the north or northwest.
May is early summer in Sarigerme, and the weather is perfect for exploring this Mediterranean town. At the beginning of the month, averages are at 19°C (66°F), with highs of 24°C (75°F) and lows of 13°C (56°F). By mid-month, averages are at 19°C (67°F), highs of 26°C (78°F) and lows of 16°C (60°F). By the end of May, averages are at 22°C (72°F), with highs of 28°C (83°F) and lows of 18°C (64°F).
Hotels in Sarigerme in May
Alinn Sarigerme Boutique Hotel
Alinn Sarigerme Boutique Hotel is an adults-only resort, located just 900 metres from the sandy beach. Secluded away in pine forests, the resort offers two outdoor pools, one indoor pool, sun terrace, tennis court, spa, Turkish bath and jacuzzi. There are several restaurants to choose from, and four bars that serve drinks and snacks. Each of its 93 guest rooms features a bathroom with bath or shower, A/C, satellite TV, telephone, safe box, minibar and balcony. Situated just 800 metres from Sarigerme town, the hotel also offers shuttle service.
Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa
The Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa (Sarigerme Turizm Merkezi) is one of the more popular hotels on the beach. Located about 30 minutes from Sarigerme centre, the resort provides easy access to shops and cafes by shuttle. Its all-inclusive services include four restaurants, patisserie, pool parties, and nightly entertainment. There are plenty of room categories to choose from: family rooms, honeymoon duplex suites, presidential suites and handicap rooms. All rooms are equipped with heating and A/C, internet, telephone, bathtub and shower, LCD television and safety box. Onsite facilities include four outdoor pools, aqua park and kids' clubs. For wedding parties and romantic candlelit dinners, the property offers three types of gazebo houses, complete with "butler service."
Hit the Beach
Sarigerme Beach is a long stretch of sand, where you can lounge on a sunbed or partake in one of the many watersports in the area. Kiteboarding in particular is very popular in the area. Though close to many resorts, it tends to stay quiet and uncrowded. The shore gently slopes from its shallows, great for kids to splash around. Take note that on some days, the winds are quite strong. There is a small entrance fee to the beach, collected by the Sarigerme Environmental Education Association and goes directly to beach maintenance. You can enjoy all the normal beach facilities like picnic tables, sun beds, umbrellas, cafes and toilets.
Alternatively, travellers can lounge on nearby Iztuzu Beach or swim in its Aegean waters. Its shallow waters are great for children.
Bars and Restaurants
Street Chindia Restaurant Bar
Street Chindia Restaurant Bar (Sarigerme Koyu) is an eclectic bar that serves Turkish, Chinese and Indian cuisine. The atmosphere is laid-back and the service friendly, with cocktails and even a swimming pool available for loungers. A must for tourists who like to party and enjoy good music.
Grab a cocktail at Joker's Bar, a sports bar that serves its steak and fish with a traditional Turkish twist. It's a popular spot for visitors celebrating birthdays and other special occasions. Corner cafe bar is another low-key option with an extensive Turkish menu. Popular dishes are the chicken shish kebab and flatbread with cheese.
Things to Do in Sarigerme in May
Maritime and Spring Festival
Nearby Marmaris holds the Maritime and Spring Festival during the month of May. As well as boat shows and yacht races, there are parades, live music, exhibitions and plenty of food and drink on offer!
Bay of Gocek
Charter a boat from Sarigerme or Fethiye into the Bay of Gocek, famous for its laid-back charm and idyllic beauty. The bay is a popular destination for casual holiday-makers, those looking for a peaceful getaway, and celebrities. Sail out to Port Gocek and shop for fresh fruits, cheeses and spices at the Sunday market. The market also offers an array of carpets, jewels and souvenirs. The Bay is also home to 12 islands, which you can explore with a guide. Stop at any one of the islands for a swim in turquoise waters and a glimpse of dolphins, flying fish, wild rabbits and sea turtles. Lunch is usually included.