Ghana

Best time to visit, climate and weather Ghana

Best time to visit Ghana

Best time to visit Ghana

The best time to visit Ghana is from january until december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Ghana is 32° in january and the lowest is 28° in july.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Ghana or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Ghana

Climate data from: Accra
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
32° 32° 32° 32° 31° 29° 28° 28° 28° 30° 31° 32°
MM
rain
20 mm 28 mm 27 mm 33 mm 57 mm 104 mm 61 mm 41 mm 84 mm 84 mm 41 mm 28 mm
Holiday Ghana

Holiday Ghana

Hotels and apartments in Ghana

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Climate Ghana

Climate Ghana

Climate Ghana per Month
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Ghana there is the tropical wet and dry or savanna climate prevailing. 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.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
32° 32° 32° 32° 31° 29° 28° 28° 28° 30° 31° 32°
Night
min °C
25° 26° 27° 27° 26° 25° 24° 23° 24° 25° 25° 25°
MM
rain
20 mm 28 mm 27 mm 33 mm 57 mm 104 mm 61 mm 41 mm 84 mm 84 mm 41 mm 28 mm
Rain
days
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
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 7
 

Climate Ghana january

On average, it is maximum 32° in january in Ghana and at least around 25° degrees. In january there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana february

On average, it is maximum 32° in february in Ghana and at least around 26° degrees. In february there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana march

On average, it is maximum 32° in march in Ghana and at least around 27° degrees. In march there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana april

On average, it is maximum 32° in april in Ghana and at least around 27° degrees. In april there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana may

On average, it is maximum 31° in may in Ghana and at least around 26° degrees. In may there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 57 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Ghana and at least around 25° degrees. In june there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 104 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana july

On average, it is maximum 28° in july in Ghana and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 61 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana august

On average, it is maximum 28° in august in Ghana and at least around 23° degrees. In august there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana september

On average, it is maximum 28° in september in Ghana and at least around 24° degrees. In september there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 84 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana october

On average, it is maximum 30° in october in Ghana and at least around 25° degrees. In october there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 84 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana november

On average, it is maximum 31° in november in Ghana and at least around 25° degrees. In november there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Ghana.

Climate Ghana december

On average, it is maximum 32° in december in Ghana and at least around 25° degrees. In december there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Ghana.

14 day weather forecast Ghana

14 day weather forecast Ghana

The weather for Accra in Ghana will be 35° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Ghana is based on the weather in Accra.

Weather forecast this week
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Su
19 May
Mo
20 May
Tu
21 May
We
22 May
Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
  Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt
Max (°C) 33° 35° 33° 32° 32° 33° 33°
Min (°C) 26° 25° 26° 26° 25° 25° 25°
Rainfall (mm) 0.1
mm
1.6
mm
3.5
mm
0.4
mm
1.4
mm
0.4
mm
0.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 15% 25% 40% 15% 20% 10% 15%
UV-index
UV-index 4 4 6 3 3 3 3

Weather forecast next week
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Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
  Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt
Max (°C) 34° 33° 32° 32° 31° 31° 31°
Min (°C) 25° 26° 26° 25° 25° 25° 25°
Rainfall (mm) 0.1
mm
3.0
mm
1.1
mm
1.6
mm
0.1
mm
0.3
mm
1.2
mm
Rainfall (%) 15% 40% 20% 25% 15% 15% 20%
UV-index
UV-index 3 4 3 5 4 3 3
About Ghana

About Ghana

Ghana is in the continental part Afrika and the capital is Accra. The total surface is 238.540 km² with 539 km of coastline and the population consists of 29.614.337 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is somewhat smaller United Kingdom. If you want to call Ghana you have to use +233 or 00233 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2335012457809 or 002335012457809.

Ghana is in a straight line at 4.844 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 7 hour and 30 min.

Time difference Ghana

Time difference Ghana

In Ghana it is now 06:49 o’clock in the morning on sunday 19 may 2019. That is 1 hour earlier than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Ghana is Africa/Accra and the Greenwich time is UTC+00.

Currency Ghana

Currency Ghana

In Ghana the Ghanese cedi is used to pay.

Exchange rate Ghanese cedi op 19 may 2019

1 Ghanese cedi = € 0,18 euro
100 Ghanese cedi = € 17,93 euro

1 euro = 5,58 Ghanese cedi
100 euro = 557,60 Ghanese cedi

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Vaccinations Ghana

Vaccinations Ghana

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera
  • Gele koorts

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Ghana.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)