Natural Life

There are more than 1600 plant species, 22 of which are endemic, and 350 species of birds, 7 of which are endemic, 26 different reptiles and a variety of species that can live in water. One of the reasons why so much of its diversity is that Cyprus has not been affected by the last Ice Age and other reason Cyprus is a place of resting and nesting for migratory birds between Africa and Eastern Europe. 

Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus has a Mediterranean climate. Temperatures vary according to seasons. From mid-May to mid-October, warm and sometimes rainy summer season, from mid-November to mid-March, the winter season changes. These two seasons splits fleeting spring and fall seasons due to weather conditions.

Long and narrow, Beşparmak Mountains play an important role in the climate of North Cyprus. Generally, open air and dense sun rays cause significant differences in interior and coastal areas on a daily and seasonal basis. Cyprus Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, which has 350 north latitude and 330 eastern longitude, there will be 14.5 hours a day differences in June and 9th in December. In the summer, TRNC is under the low pressure system, which is an extension of Asia in the South West. During this period the temperatures are high, the air is open. In this period, rainfall is almost non-existent, but sometimes rainfall falls below 5% of the annual average. In the winter, North Cyprus is under the influence of the low pressure system from west to east and the anticyclone of Eurasia and North Africa. These low pressure areas cause unstable weather and annual rainfall for up to one day. The average rainfall from December to February accounts for about two-thirds of the annual average.