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

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Kumasi in January is 20.3°C (68.54°F). January is a dry month with an average of 14mm (0.6in) rain. This makes it the driest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 2 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 32.0°C (89.6°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 185 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Kumasi might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

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

Monthly Averages in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 20 °C
Max Temperature 32 °C
Chance of Rain 7%
Precipitation 14mm
Rainy Days 2
Sunshine Hours 185

Where to stay in Kumasi

Where to go in Ghana in January

Find out more about the weather in Ghana in January 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 January.

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

Weather Forecasts for Kumasi (Ashanti Region)

TUE Aug 09
29°C | 21°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

WED Aug 10
28°C | 20°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

THU Aug 11
31°C | 19°C
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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