Fethiye experiences a classically Mediterranean climate.
With a long, very hot and dry summer and a short and wet winter. Summer starts in April with average temperatures reaching 16°C and increasing to 20°C in May. The high summer months, June to September, experience average daytime temperatures of 28°C and highs reaching a very hot 33°C in July and August.
This weather is perfect for relaxing on the beach, cool sea breezes will offer some relief as the heat can feel a little too hot at times. The days are very long and sunny with average sunshine hours of 13 or 14 hours between June and August. April and May sees the last of the years rainfall. June, July and August the rain is virtually absent, any rain that does fall will be in small amounts and will pass quickly.
October and November stay pleasant, with average temperatures 20°C in October and dropping to 15°C in November, lows rarely droppping below 12°C. Rainfall does however shoot up after the long hot summer months.