Side Weather June Averages, Turkey
What's the weather like in Side in June
Here comes the summer in Side! The first two weeks of June is still part of the spring season, but mid-June marks the start of summer and the heat starts to kick in. The average temperature for this month is 25°C which is a huge five degree jump from the previous month. Across June, the lowest temperature recorded is 19°C occurring at night, while the hottest temperature recorded is 30°C occurring at noon. Although temperatures increase this month, June is the coldest summer month.
Due to a Mediterranean climate, the town of Side will only get an average rainfall of about 9mm of rain in June spread throughout just five days. The dry and hot season starts mid-month and you can expect no thunderstorms or heavy rainfall during June. Thanks to the Mediterranean breeze, the humidity is not uncomfortable and the weather is perfect for different outdoor activities. The possibility of precipitation is rare this month, so no need to bring the umbrella every time you go out.
Average Sunshine Hours
Both June and July have a daily average of 14 sunshine hours, which is the longest that you will get for any month in Side. It is advisable to wear light clothing when going on tours and be sure to use sun block if you head to the beach for a swim or do water sports activities. Extended exposure under the sun can cause sunburn which can ruin your vacation. Sunburn can occur in as fast as 15 minutes of exposure and the heat from the burn can be felt in about six hours after the exposure.
Average Sea Temperature
The sea temperature is perfect for all sorts of water activities at 24°C. According to the Outdoor Swimming Society, water temperature like this is considerably warm and can be enjoyed by all. Long swims on the sea can be done during almost any time of the day, as the water will not feel too cold. If lifeguards allow night swimming, the water will feel comfortable even then. The busy diving season has also begun this month because of the accommodating sea temperature.
Side Hotels in June
The Barut Hemera, one of the most visited hotels in Side, has its own private beach area. During the summer season, this is the perfect spot for a quieter and more serene experience. They also offer spa and wellness programs to pamper yourself. Some of their facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a heated indoor swimming pool, mini golf, and archery. This hotel is perfect for families because of the Bary Star Children's club, where children can enjoy different social activities, meet their mascot Bary Star, and have a fun filled day.
Conny's Hotel and the Q Spa Resort are better options for extended stays in Side because of the affordability of accommodation and food. Conny's Hotel is a "bang-for-the-buck" hotel situated in Adnan Menderes Buluvar, and the small, friendly hotel offers a cozy stay for tourists.
The Sentido Turan Prince Hotel is great for mixing business and pleasure, as they have facilities for meeting with business partners, as well as a pool for swimming, or enjoying the nearby beach after a hard day's conference.
Side Beach for June
June is perfect for all kinds of activities at the beach because of the warm weather. The 25 average see temperature is great for water sports activities. For those who prefer relaxing activities, sailboat and water sofa rentals are also available. If you are interested in more exciting water sport activities, contact Sef Watersports for Jet ski, waterski, and speedboat rentals among other things. One of the more recent popular activities is the flyboard for those who are into extreme water sports.
June is also excellent for diving as Side is the top-rated destination for diving enthusiasts, and Side Silence Diving and Dolphin Dive are two top choices for this. For beginners, Dolphin Dive has a daily program from 9:45 AM to 5:30 PM that lets them experience the deep blue sea. The program includes a lesson, two dives in two different spots, and lunch. The dives can also include swimming with fish and their diving instructors are PADI certified. For those staying at the Turquoise Hotel, you can book a private diving program tailored for your experience level with Scuba Side. They have professional dive masters and instructors to help you experience a special dive in Side.
Bars and Restaurants
Emir Pansion Bistro Cafe serves great, affordable home-cooked Turkish cuisine and the staff are super friendly so this place is great to dine out with little ones.
For an international dining experience, the Sofra Restaurant & Café offers gastronomical favorites like Cordon blue steak and Schnitzel Vienna. They also serve imported drinks and happy hour starts at 9:00 PM. The establishment has been in business since 2001 and the owners take pride in their service and food options.
Things to do in Side in June
Summer is a very busy season in Side. As a resort town, Side is packed with tourists from all over the world in the month of June. The month of June marks the start of the peak season in hotels, tours, and water activities.
Bargaining at the Side and Manavgat market is popular this month. You can find cheaper prices if you go to the main market of Manavgat, offering local products like strawberries, pomegranate, and other vegetables and fruits. You can also find sports apparels and watches in the market. Simple souvenirs can be found at both markets as well.
Tourists can immerse themselves in the history and culture of Side by going to the Greek Amphitheater and the Side Museum. These are top tourist destinations during the summer and you will have to endure longer lines because of it. You will be able to experience much of the culture of Side in a one day tour throughout the different sites.
A great way to see the nature of Side is through tours with Active Nature Tours and Green Canyon tours. Active Nature Tours lets you choose to either ride on a mountain bike, trek the mountains, or do some river rafting. If you are into boat riding and nature site seeing, book a tour with Green Canyon tours to cruise the lake surrounding the Taurus Mountains.