Monthly weather forecast and climate
Elmina, Ghana

The best time to visit Elmina

The best months for a swim in Elmina, Ghana, are January through April, June, October through December, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Elmina, Ghana, is another tropical winter month, with average temperature varying between 33°C (91.4°F) and 19.6°C (67.3°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27.7°C (81.9°F) and 15mm (0.59") of accumulated rainfall makes January the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Elmina, is another hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 14°C (57.2°F) and max 32.3°C (90.1°F). An excellent water temperature of 28.1°C (82.6°F) and 8mm (0.31") of accumulated rainfall makes February a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Elmina, is still a tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 15.3°C (59.5°F) and max 31.9°C (89.4°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F) and 10mm (0.39") of accumulated rainfall makes March the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, like March, is another tropical spring month in Elmina, Ghana, with average temperature fluctuating between 31.1°C (88°F) and 14.2°C (57.6°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F) and 38mm (1.5") of accumulated rainfall makes April the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a hot month in Elmina, Ghana, with average temperature ranging between min 22.2°C (72°F) and max 34.4°C (93.9°F). In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a tropical 31.1°C (88°F) in April, to a still hot 34.4°C (93.9°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the summer, in Elmina, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29.6°C (85.3°F) and an average low of 15°C (59°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27.2°C (81°F) and 66mm (2.6") of accumulated rainfall makes June the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, like June, in Elmina, Ghana, is another warm summer month, with average temperature ranging between max 28.3°C (82.9°F) and min 18.2°C (64.8°F). July is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 18.2°C (64.8°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is also a moderately hot month in Elmina, Ghana, with average temperature fluctuating between 18.5°C (65.3°F) and 29°C (84.2°F). In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn, in Elmina, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 15.9°C (60.6°F) and 29.4°C (84.9°F). In September, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in August - a still warm 29.4°C (84.9°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October is a hot autumn month in Elmina, Ghana, with average temperature fluctuating between 30.6°C (87.1°F) and 20.2°C (68.4°F). An excellent water temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F) and 58mm (2.28") of accumulated rainfall makes October a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in October »

Weather in November

The last month of the autumn, November, is another tropical month in Elmina, Ghana, with average temperature fluctuating between 19.6°C (67.3°F) and 32.5°C (90.5°F). An excellent water temperature of 28.4°C (83.1°F) and 5mm (0.2") of accumulated rainfall makes November a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in November »

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Elmina, is a scorching month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 42°C (107.6°F) and an average low of 14.4°C (57.9°F). The perfect water temperature of 28.4°C (83.1°F) and 23mm (0.91") of accumulated rainfall makes December a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in December »
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Elmina?

Throughout the year, in Elmina, 515mm (20.28") of rain is accumulated.

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Elmina?

April is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 28.8°C (83.8°F).

What is the wettest month in Elmina?

May is the month with the most rainfall in Elmina, Ghana, with 221mm (8.7") of accumulated precipitation.

When are the longest days in Elmina?

May through July, with an average of 12.4h of daylight, are months with the longest days.

What is the coldest month in Elmina?

The coldest month in Elmina is July, with an average high-temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 18.2°C (64.8°F).

When is the sea coldest in Elmina?

With an average sea temperature of 24°C (75.2°F), August is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the driest month in Elmina?

The month with the least rainfall is November when 5mm (0.2") of precipitation is typically aggregated.

What is the warmest month in Elmina?

December is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 42°C (107.6°F) and an average low-temperature of 14.4°C (57.9°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Elmina?

With an average of 11.8h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Elmina, Ghana.

Average rainfall
Elmina, Ghana

Average rainfall - Elmina, Ghana

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (221mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (5mm).

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Average sea temperature
Elmina, Ghana

Average sea temperature - Elmina, Ghana

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (28.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (24°C).

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Average daylight
Elmina, Ghana

Average daylight - Elmina, Ghana

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

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