The best times to visit Koforidua for ideal weather are
December 3rd to February 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Koforidua Travel Guide
Other Koforidua Travel Info
Weather in Koforidua
Average temperatures in Koforidua vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 15th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Koforidua, the hottest months are April, March, and then February. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid April where highs are regularly around 94.3°F (34.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.2°F (25.1°C) at night.
Koforidua Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Koforidua Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Koforidua Perceived Temperature (F)
Koforidua Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Koforidua Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Koforidua are January, December, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid October with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of October 8th.
When can you find snow in Koforidua? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Koforidua.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Koforidua (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Koforidua has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (61.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (77.1%).
Wind in Koforidua is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is August, followed by July and September. August’s average wind speed of around 2.1 knots (2.4 MPH or 3.9 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid May where average top sustained speeds reach 5.4 knots, which is considered a light breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Koforidua.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||1.5||Barely noticeable||3.8||Barely noticeable|
|Feb||1.8||Barely noticeable||4||Light breeze|
|Mar||1.7||Barely noticeable||3.9||Barely noticeable|
|Apr||1.8||Barely noticeable||4.2||Light breeze|
|May||1.7||Barely noticeable||4.1||Barely noticeable|
|Jun||1.9||Barely noticeable||4.2||Light breeze|
|Jul||2.1||Barely noticeable||4.2||Barely noticeable|
|Aug||2.1||Barely noticeable||4.4||Light breeze|
|Sep||2||Barely noticeable||4||Barely noticeable|
|Oct||1.7||Barely noticeable||4.1||Light breeze|
|Nov||1.3||Barely noticeable||3.5||Barely noticeable|
|Dec||1.4||Barely noticeable||3.8||Barely noticeable|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Koforidua?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Ghana; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 20, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Koforidua, Ghana is May, followed by April and March. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Koforidua in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Koforidua Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 94.1°F (34.5°C) and 88.2°F (31.2°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 5 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Koforidua, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 92.2°F (33.4°C) and 85.6°F (29.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 9 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Koforidua to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 94.3°F (34.6°C) and 91.3°F (32.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 3 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.