Conditions in Turkey are of a warm, arid climate for most of the year, the waters in the mediterranean are warm and are in the 16 - 26 degree's celcius mark depending on the time of year. In the Black Sea the water temperature is lower due to it being further north. The waters around Turkey include: The Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Nearby to Turkey is the traditional rival Greece. Turkey is considered by many to be the gateway to Asia and a crossroads of civilisations; where east meets west.
Turkey has an arid climate throughout much of the inland. At slightly north of the equator just to the north and occasionally suffers from earthquakes.
The trend for diving in Turkey is mostly a resort-based diving scene with a few clubs for more independant diving.
Hyperbaric Chamber facilities are available in Turkey.