The climate in Cape Coast during January can be summarized as hot, humid and dry.
January is in the winter in Cape Coast and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||30.6°C 87°F|
|Nightly temperature||22.7°C 72.8°F|
|Average temperature||26.6°C 79.9°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||19 mm 0.8 ins|
|Rainy days||5 days|
|Sea temperature||27.7°C 81.9°F|
|Windspeed||5kph 3 mph|
On average January is the driest month of the year in Cape Coast with around 19mm 0.8 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 6.5 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 Cape Coast in January 2023.
Best places to visit in January
|Hottest month:||March||31°C 87.8°F|
|Driest month:||January||19mm 0.7ins|
|Coldest month:||August||26.6°C 79.9°F|
|Wettest month:||June||324mm 12.8ins|