Average weather in August in Kumasi (Ashanti Region), Ghana

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Kumasi in August is 21.0°C (69.8°F). The amount of rain in August is normal with an average of 88mm (3.5in). It rains on average a total of 12 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 27.8°C (82.04°F). You will hardly see any sun with 78 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Kumasi should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 21 °C
Max Temperature 27 °C
Chance of Rain 40%
Precipitation 88mm
Rainy Days 12
Sunshine Hours 78

 

Where to stay in Kumasi

Where to go in Ghana in August

Find out more about the weather in Ghana in August and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in August.

Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Kumasi (Ashanti Region)

TUE   Oct 04
29°C | 21°C
SSW 8 kmph
1.7 mm
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

WED   Oct 05
30°C | 21°C
SSW 8 kmph
7.8 mm
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

THU   Oct 06
28°C | 21°C
SW 8 kmph
25.1 mm
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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