Ghana: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Find the best time to go to Ghana from seasonal norms in many locations like Sekondi-Takoradi or Tamale right here.

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When is the best time to go to Ghana?

When is the best time to go to Ghana? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Ghana, the weather is at least tolerable in January, February, November and December
  • The weather is tolerable all year to go to Accra
  • On average, the warmest months in Accra are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are June and September
  • The cities with the best climate are Mole National Park, Wa and Bawku, with good weather at least 6 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Accra are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Ghana for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
tolerable to good* Ghana in january
tolerable to good* Ghana in february
bad to tolerable* Ghana in march
bad to tolerable* Ghana in april
bad to tolerable* Ghana in may
bad to good* Ghana in june
bad to good* Ghana in july
bad to tolerable* Ghana in august
bad to tolerable* Ghana in september
bad to good* Ghana in october
tolerable to good* Ghana in november
tolerable to good* Ghana in december

When to go to Ghana by city

Accra

Best time to go to Accra

The best months to go to Accra are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Kumasi

Best time to go to Kumasi

The best months to go to Kumasi are january, february and december.

Tamale

Best time to go to Tamale

The best months to go to Tamale are january, february, june, november and december.

Akosombo

Best time to go to Akosombo

The best time to visit Akosombo is january.

Cape Coast

Best time to go to Cape Coast

The best months to go to Cape Coast are january, february, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.


Climate and Weather in Ghana

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Ghana : Ghana beach sunrise


Temperatures and rainfall in Ghana

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Ghana and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Accra, Kumasi, Tamale, Akosombo and Cape Coast, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Ghana

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cities in Ghana

About Ghana

What can I do in Ghana?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife


Is this weather information for Ghana reliable?

Climate data for Ghana has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Ghana allows us to determine the average for each month in Accra, Kumasi, Tamale, Akosombo, Cape Coast, Mole National Park, Sekondi-Takoradi, Tema, and 8 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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