The climate in Accra during January can be summarized as hot, humid and dry.
January is in the winter in Accra and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||31.6°C 88.9°F|
|Nightly temperature||23°C 73.4°F|
|Average temperature||27.3°C 81.1°F|
|Daily sunshine||7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||13 mm 0.5 ins|
|Rainy days||5 days|
|Sea temperature||27.5°C 81.5°F|
|Windspeed||7.2kph 5 mph|
On average January is the driest month of the year in Accra with around 13mm 0.5 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 5 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7 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 January 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|