Best time to visit Ghana
The best time to visit in Ghana is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Ghana is 31°C in January and the lowest is 27°C in July.
Ghana has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Ghana or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
Average weather Ghana by month
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14 day weather forecast Ghana
The weather for in Ghana will be 32° till 33° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.
The weather forecast for Ghana is based on the weather conditions in the city of Accra.
Weather forecast this week
|Tuesday 26 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|8.9 mm||75%||3 m/s||3|
|Wednesday 27 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|4.0 mm||55%||3 m/s||7|
|Thursday 28 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|1.9 mm||40%||2 m/s||7|
|Friday 29 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|1.6 mm||35%||2 m/s||3|
|Saturday 30 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|4.4 mm||60%||2 m/s||6|
|Sunday 31 Oct||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|1.4 mm||30%||3 m/s||9|
|Monday 1 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|2.2 mm||40%||3 m/s||5|
Weather forecast next week
|Tuesday 2 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|1.8 mm||40%||3 m/s||3|
|Wednesday 3 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0.4 mm||10%||3 m/s||7|
|Thursday 4 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0.1 mm||20%||2 m/s||2|
|Friday 5 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0.3 mm||10%||3 m/s||1|
|Saturday 6 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|3.0 mm||50%||3 m/s||2|
|Sunday 7 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|2.0 mm||40%||3 m/s||1|
|Monday 8 Nov||Precip||Chance||Wind||UV|
|0.1 mm||20%||3 m/s||1|
Ghana has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. 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 table of Ghana
|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|
Ghana weather by month
What is the average weather like in a given month for Ghana? 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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Popular places in Ghana
- Cape Coast
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Ghana?
Ghana lies in a straight line about 5,087 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Accra).
How long is the flight to Ghana?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Ghana is approximately 7 h. 10 min.
What are the largest airports in Ghana?
These are the largest airports in Ghana:
How many inhabitants are there in Ghana?
Ghana has approximately 29,614,337 inhabitants.
How big is Ghana?
The area of Ghana is around 238,540 km². It is 5x smaller than New Zealand.
What is the capital of Ghana?
The capital of Ghana is Accra.
What is the currency of Ghana?
In Ghana the Ghanaian cedi (GHS) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 26 October 2021
- 1 Ghanaian cedi = 0.38 South African rand
- 1 South African rand = 2.65 Ghanaian cedi
- 10 Ghanaian cedi = 3.77 South African rand
- 10 South African rand = 26.54 Ghanaian cedi
- 100 Ghanaian cedi = 37.69 South African rand
- 100 South African rand = 265.40 Ghanaian cedi
What is the area code of Ghana?
The area code to call Ghana is +233.