Upper West, Ghana Weather

Current: 26.65°C/79.97°F, Wind SW at 12.56 km/h, 81% Humidity, 100% Chance of rain

Upper West,  Weather
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Current conditions

Updated: 00:01 AM Thursday 18 July 2024
27°C
80.6°F
°C °F

Condition: Light Rain

Pressure: 1,011 hPa

Sea level: 1,011 hPa

Temperature: 26.65°C

Cloud: 87%

Humidity: 81%

Wind: SSW 6.73 km/h

Visibility: 10,000 m

Weather forecast

Fri
12 Jul
26°C
Rain
Sat
13 Jul
26°C
Rain
Sun
14 Jul
27°C
Clouds
Mon
15 Jul
30°C
Rain
Tue
16 Jul
31°C
Rain
Hourly forecast today:
01:00 AM
25° / 27°
25° / 27°
Light Rain
81% 12.56 km/h
02:00 AM
25° / 26°
25° / 26°
Light Rain
83% 7.74 km/h
03:00 AM
25° / 26°
25° / 26°
Overcast Clouds
85% 15.59 km/h
04:00 AM
24° / 25°
24° / 25°
Overcast Clouds
87% 15.44 km/h
05:00 AM
24° / 24°
24° / 24°
Overcast Clouds
90% 16.81 km/h
06:00 AM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
94% 10.55 km/h
07:00 AM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
95% 6.73 km/h
08:00 AM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
95% 2.88 km/h
09:00 AM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
95% 9.36 km/h
10:00 AM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
95% 13.28 km/h
11:00 AM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
96% 13.86 km/h
12:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
96% 16.96 km/h
13:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
96% 24.8 km/h
14:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Light Rain
96% 37.58 km/h
15:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
96% 38.3 km/h
16:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Moderate Rain
96% 36.4 km/h
17:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Light Rain
94% 33.01 km/h
18:00 PM
24° / 24°
24° / 24°
Overcast Clouds
89% 32.65 km/h
19:00 PM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Overcast Clouds
74% 30.2 km/h
20:00 PM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Broken Clouds
69% 29.7 km/h
21:00 PM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Overcast Clouds
69% 26.03 km/h
22:00 PM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Overcast Clouds
70% 24.7 km/h
23:00 PM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Overcast Clouds
72% 23.72 km/h

30 Day Averages and Extremes

  • Average high 27.39°C
  • Average low 21.97°C
  • Hottest day (30 July 2024) 31.84°C
  • Coldest day (14 August 2024) 19.54°C
  • Average humidity 69.93%
  • Days with precipitation 13 days
  • Highest precipitation 29.43 mm (17 July 2024)

Yesterday's Data

  • Max: 28°C
  • Min: 22°C
  • Total Precipitation: 3.67 mm

Temperature and possibility of rain in Upper West over the next 12 hours

Temperature and possibility of rain in Upper West in the coming days

Rainfall in Upper West in the coming days

Upper West Climate Summary

Upper West features a Tropical wet and dry or savanna (Köppen classification: Aw), with an average annual temperature of 30.29ºC (86.52ºF), which is about 1.43% higher than the national average for Ghana. Annually, the city experiences approximately 58.03 millimeters (2.28 inches) of rainfall, spread across 103.18 rainy days, accounting for 28.27% of the year.

Longitude 10.2529757
Latitude -2.1450245
Yearly high temperature 35.35ºC (95.63ºF)
Yearly low temperature 23.45ºC (74.21ºF)
Hottest month March 39.6ºC (103.28ºF)
Coldest month February 22.97ºC (73.35ºF)
Yearly precip 58.03mm (2.28in)
Days with rainfall 103.18 days (28.27%)
Driest month December (16.96%)
Wettest month August (81.49%)

Weather averages by month

Month High / Low (°C) Rain
January 36.51° / 20.57° 0.18 days
February 38.41° / 22.97° 1.91 days
March 39.6° / 26.06° 4.0 days
April 39.38° / 27.0° 5.36 days
May 37.23° / 25.93° 9.55 days
June 34.91° / 24.08° 10.0 days
July 31.16° / 22.56° 17.82 days
August 29.77° / 21.84° 21.45 days
September 30.72° / 22.23° 20.0 days
October 34.01° / 23.07° 11.09 days
November 36.49° / 23.56° 1.73 days
December 36.05° / 21.57° 0.09 days

Frequently asked questions

1. What is the hottest month in Upper West?

March has the highest average monthly temperature (daily mean of 39.6ºC) and February are the coolest (daily mean of 22.97ºC).

2. What should I wear in Upper West today?

For today's very hot weather in Upper West, with the high temperatures above 28ºC (82.4ºF), consider wearing:
- UV-protective sunglasses
- Breathable shorts or skirts
- Open-toed sandals or light sneakers
- Wide-brimmed sun hat

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Temperature

Day
26°C
Night
23°C
Morning
22°C
Afternoon
27°C

Air quality

Good

Satisfactory air quality, minimal pollution, low risk

  • CO 333.79
  • NH3 0.58
  • NO 0.02
  • NO2 3.3
  • O3 9.03
  • PM10 2.32
  • PM25 1.27
  • SO2 0.13

Sunrise / Sunset

12:54 PM
01:34 AM