Climate of 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.
Climate averages for the whole year
- Day: the average daily temperature during the day is between 27°C and 31°C
- Night:the average nighttime temperature is between 23°C and 27°C
- Rain: it rains 233 days and there is a total of approximately 608 mm rainfall
- Sun hours: throughout the year there are 3369 sun hours
|Maximum temperature:||between 27°C and 31°C|
|Warmest month:||31°C in January|
|Coldest month:||27°C in July|
|Night temperature:||between 23°C and 27°C|
|Dry days:||132 days|
|Days with rain:||233 days|
|Days with snow:||0 days|
|Total rain sum:||608 mm|
|Hours of sunshine:||3369 hours|
This graph shows the average maximum temperature (red) and minimum temperature (blue) for Ghana.
This graph shows the average amount of rainfall per month for Ghana.
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Climate table of Ghana
In this climate table you can see at a glance what the average weather per month is for Ghana. The data has been collected over a 30-year period, from which an average per month has been derived. From year to year the differences may be larger or smaller, but with this climate table you have a good idea of what the weather for Ghana might be like in a given month.
|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|
|Days with rain||10||15||19||16||19||24||23||22||26||24||21||14|
|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|
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.
Climate of Ghana by month
What is the average climate in a given month for Ghana? Click on a month to see all monthly averages for sunshine, maximum and minimum temperatures, percent chance of rain per day, snowfall and number of rainy days.
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