Ankara

Status

Ankara is the Capital of Republic of Turkey.

Location

Ankara is nearly located in the middle of Turkey. 

Population

5.5 million people live in Ankara.

Currency

Currency is Turkish Lira (₺) in Turkey.

Climate

Ankara has hot and dry summers, cold and snowy winters and rainy springs and autumns. The highest temperature recorded is 40.8 °C and the lowest temperature recorded is -24.9 °C. Because Ankara has continental climate, typically, the day and night temperature difference is 8-16 °C.

City Center

Kızılay Square (Kızılay Meydanı) is the most central spot of Ankara.

Tourist Information