Weights and measures, clothes and shoes size in Turkey

When visiting Istanbul, it will be helpful to know a bit about the system of measurement, temperature and clothing size. You can read below and find weights and measures, clothes and shoes size in Turkey, including conversion charts.

Weights and Measures

The system of measurement used in Turkey is same as in the European countries, which is the metric system, and temperatures are expressed in degrees Centigrade. Travelers coming from the UK or USA may have troubles with these units of weights and measurements as they may be a little less familiar. Also in Turkey, decimals are indicated by a comma. And if so, you’ll find our conversion tables below useful.

Metric system

Conversion tables for the most common weights and measures:

Weights and measures, clothes and shoes size in Turkey

Weights and Measures

Conversion table for Celcius/Fahrenheit:

Weights and measures, clothes and shoes size in Turkey

Clothes and Shoe Size

To make it less confusing and let you to ask for the correct size, below you can see the equivalents.

Clothes Size Conversion Chart

Weights and measures, clothes and shoes size in Turkey
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Shoe Size Conversion Chart

Weights and measures, clothes and shoes size in Turkey