Weather in March in Ghana

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in March in Ghana. Is this month a good time to go to Ghana? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Ghana in March?

The weather conditions in Ghana in March range from poor to pleasant depending on the destination.

During March in Ghana the average maximum daytime temperatures are very high and range from 31°C (88°F) in Takoradi to 38°C (100°F) in Navrongo. Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 25°C (77°F) in Navrongo and 23°C (73°F) in Takoradi. On average, this month is one of the warmest months of the year in Ghana. So be prepared and make sure to dress lightly.

Precipitation in March ranges from low in Navrongo with an average of 21mm (0.8inch) rainfall to high in Kumasi with 139mm (5.5inch). It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 214 hours of sunshine in Accra during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Ghana.

Where to go in Ghana in March

Find the average weather conditions in March for the most popular destinations in Ghana on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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).

Popular destinations in Ghana

What is the weather like in March for the 5 most popular destinations in Ghana?

Average weather in Accra

In March Accra generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Accra
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
204 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
2 days 
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
214 hours 
57mm / 2.2inch 
4 days 
April   >> April
>>  
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
219 hours 
97mm / 3.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in Accra

Average weather in Kumasi

In March Kumasi generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (91°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (72°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Kumasi
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
34°C / 92°F 
22°C / 72°F 
188 hours 
68mm / 2.7inch 
5 days 
33°C / 91°F 
22°C / 72°F 
211 hours 
139mm / 5.5inch 
9 days 
April   >> April
>>  
32°C / 90°F 
22°C / 72°F 
205 hours 
128mm / 5inch 
9 days 
Climate in Kumasi

Average weather in Tema

In March Tema generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Tema
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
204 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
2 days 
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
214 hours 
57mm / 2.2inch 
4 days 
April   >> April
>>  
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
219 hours 
97mm / 3.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in Tema

Average weather in Takoradi

In March Takoradi generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Takoradi
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
31°C / 88°F 
22°C / 72°F 
41mm / 1.6inch 
3 days 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
81mm / 3.2inch 
7 days 
April   >> April
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
111mm / 4.4inch 
9 days 
Climate in Takoradi

Average weather in East Legon

In March East Legon generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (90°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

East Legon
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
204 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
2 days 
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
214 hours 
57mm / 2.2inch 
4 days 
April   >> April
>>  
32°C / 90°F 
24°C / 75°F 
219 hours 
97mm / 3.8inch 
6 days 
Climate in East Legon

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Ghana.

Is March the best time to go to Ghana?

In our opinion March is a good time to visit Ghana with commonly pleasant weather in Accra.

On average the best time to visit Ghana is in January, February, July, August, September, November and December with generally perfect weather in Accra. The worst month is June that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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