Accra
Ghana
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Accra, Ghana

The sign of Ghanaian independence in the independence square in Accra, Ghana
The sign of Ghanaian independence in the independence square in Accra, Ghana
The last month of the winter, February, is another tropical month in Accra, Ghana, with average temperature ranging between max 31°C (87.8°F) and min 24°C (75.2°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 27.8°C (82°F) and only 2 rainfall days, with 33mm (1.3") of accumulated rainfall, make February the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

January through May, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In February, in Accra, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout February, 33mm (1.3") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Accra, there are 54 rainfall days, and 725mm (28.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Accra, in February, the average water temperature is 27.8°C (82°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Accra is 12h.

Sunshine

February has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 8.1h of sunshine.

UV index

February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the warmest months in Accra?

January through May, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months in Accra.

What is the temperature in February in Accra?

In February, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How much does it rain in Accra in February?

In February, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout February, 33mm (1.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in February in Accra?

In February, the average sea temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in February in Accra?

The average length of the day in February in Accra is 12h.

What month has the most sunshine in Accra?

The month with the most sunshine in Accra is February, with an average of 8.1h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Accra have in February?

In February, the average sunshine is 8.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Accra?

Months with the highest UV index are February through May, August through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in February in Accra?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index in Accra is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Accra, Ghana
  • Average high temperature in February: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August and September (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March, April, May, November and December (24°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (22°C).

Average rainfall in February - Accra, Ghana
  • Average rainfall in February: 33mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (178mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and August (15mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Accra, Ghana
  • Average rainfall days in February: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (10 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (1 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Accra, Ghana
  • Average sea temperature in February: 27.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (28.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (23.6°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Accra, Ghana
  • Average daylight in February: 12h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8.1h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.1h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in February - Accra, Ghana
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).