Monthly Top 10s

Things to Do in Istanbul by Month

Plan your trip to Istanbul with our month-by-month guide to what’s on in Istanbul, including weather, top shows, events, festivals, shopping, activities, and much more…

Istanbul in January 2021 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

January is the coldest month in Istanbul, together with February, and with an average temperature of 8°C and precipitation 105 mm. Although you will...

Istanbul in February 2021 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

February is still the coldest month in Istanbul after January, and with an average temperature of 8°C and precipitation 78 mm. Although you will...

Istanbul in March 2021 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

March is the coolest of the spring months in Istanbul, and with an average temperature of 11°C and precipitation 72 mm. It snows in...

Istanbul in April 2021 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

Finally the sunny days and spring in Istanbul, longer and warmer days. April is the liveliest month in Istanbul as the winter ended and...

Istanbul in May 2021 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

May can be considered as the unofficial start of the summer in Istanbul, and with an average temperature of 20°C and precipitation 34 mm....

Istanbul in June 2021 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

June is the official start of the summer in Istanbul, and with an average temperature of 26°C and precipitation 36 mm. June is also...

Istanbul in July 2021 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

July is the hottest month in Istanbul, together with August and with an average temperature of 28°C and precipitation 34 mm. July can be...

Istanbul in August 2020 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

August is still the hottest month in Istanbul after July, and with an average temperature of 28°C and precipitation 40 mm. August can be...

Istanbul in September 2020 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

September is the start of Autumn in Istanbul, a superb month after a very hot summer season, and with an average temperature of 25°C...

Istanbul in October 2020 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

October is a lovely month for the ones who like to enjoy and explore the city in a cool weather, but still shining. October...

Istanbul in November 2020 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

November becomes a more harder month for both locals and travelers due to its being the early start of winter in Istanbul, and with...

Istanbul in December 2020 (Top 10 Things to Do & See,...

December is the start of winter in Istanbul, as well as a fantastic month with Christmas and New Year fervor in the city. Average...