Climate Ghana

Ghana has a tropical savanna climate. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Ghana is 30° degrees and there is about 608 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 89 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.

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Climate Ghana by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 31 31 31 31 31 29 27 27 28 29 30 31
Night temp. (°C) 25 26 27 27 26 25 24 23 24 25 25 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 20 28 27 33 57 104 61 41 84 84 41 28
Days with rain 10 15 19 16 19 24 23 22 26 24 21 14
Dry days 21 13 12 14 12 6 8 9 4 7 9 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 10 10 12 11 9 8 8 8 9 9 8
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 7

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Best time to visit Ghana

To go to Ghana, the best time to visit is January through May and July through December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. In Ghana, January is the warmest month with 31°C and the most cold month is 27°C in July.

Ghana weather by month

What is the average Ghana weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Ghana?

Ghana lies in a straight line about 8,048 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Accra).

How long is the flight to Ghana?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Ghana is approximately 10 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in Ghana?

These are the largest airports in Ghana:

  • Kotoka International Airport (ACC) in Accra
  • Kumasi Airport (KMS) in Kumasi
  • Tamale Airport (TML) in Tamale
  • Sunyani Airport (NYI) in Sunyani
  • Takoradi Airport (TKD)

How many inhabitants does Ghana have?

Ghana has 29,614,337 inhabitants.

How big is Ghana?

The surface area of Ghana is 238,540 km². It is 3,5x smaller than Pakistan.

What is the capital of Ghana?

The capital of Ghana is Accra.

What is the area code of Ghana?

The area code to call Ghana is +233.

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