Climate of Van

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams of this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station in Van in a height of 1661m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Van is one of the coldest regions in Turkey with an average daily high temperature of only 16 degrees centigrade. The climate is much more unsettled than in central Europe and offers varied seasons with deep winters and warm summers. It rarely gets really warm here and you can safely leave your swimwear at home. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from June to September. Winter athletes will find their favorite weather conditions from January to February.

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Duration of daylight and sunshine in Turkey

hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Van
rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Van
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Van
Relative humidity in %Relative humidity in Van
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)Absolute humidity in Van
Map of Van

Important cities in Van

Van is a part of Turkey and has an east-west extension of about 80 km. From north to south it is approximately 110 km. The biggest cities are Van and Ercis. The local time is now Monday, 11:29 am.


Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements.