The Mediterranean climate of Gulluk and Bodrum enjoys mild winters and warm summer weather, with highs of more than 36°C / 93°F in July and August. Bodrum's summer months are reliably sunny. While summers can get blisteringly hot at times, particular during the hottest months of July and August, the whole Bodrum area benefits from the cooling prevailing wind, the Meltemi, which blows refreshing crisp winds from the Aegean sea from May through to October.