The climate in Accra during August can be summarized as hot, humid and reasonably dry.
August is in the summer in Accra and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a muggy 28°C (82°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||27.6°C 81.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.1°C 71.7°F|
|Average temperature||24.8°C 76.6°F|
|Daily sunshine||4.8 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||36 mm 1.4 ins|
|Rainy days||12 days|
|Sea temperature||23.8°C 74.9°F|
|Windspeed||9.7kph 6 mph|
On average August is the 4th driest month of the year in Accra with around 36mm 1.4 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.8 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Accra in August 2022.
|Hottest month:||March||32°C 89.6°F|
|Driest month:||January||13mm 0.5ins|
|Coldest month:||August||27.4°C 81.3°F|
|Wettest month:||June||202mm 8ins|