Average weather in May in Kumasi, Ghana

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Kumasi in May is 22.0°C (71.6°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 174mm (6.9in). It rains on average a total of 14 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 31.0°C (87.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Kumasi with 195 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? 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 May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 22 °C
Max Temperature 31 °C
Chance of Rain 47%
Precipitation 174mm
Rainy Days 14
Sunshine Hours 195

Where to stay in Kumasi

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What To Do

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

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Kumasi

FRI May 27
32°C | 21°C
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

SAT May 28
33°C | 21°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SUN May 29
32°C | 22°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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