Climate and Seasons


There are four distinct seasons: hot, humid Summer; cool, gorgeous Fall with leaves changing color; cold Winter with snow storms; and rainy Spring with tulips and daffodils.


Although London is famous for its rainy weather, Istanbul gets more rain per year.

Istanbul: 32.016mm

London: 23.4mm


Istanbul has three climate zones:






See how they compare to a topographical map of the city: