The best times to visit Tema for ideal weather are
July 23rd to April 8th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Tema Travel Guide
Other Tema Travel Info
Weather in Tema
Average temperatures in Tema vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th 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 Tema, the hottest months are April, March, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early May where highs are regularly around 89.1°F (31.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 81.6°F (27.6°C) at night.
Tema Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Tema 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.
Tema Perceived Temperature (F)
Tema Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Tema 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 Tema are January, November, and then September. 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 late May to early June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.
When can you find snow in Tema? 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 Tema.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Tema (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
Tema has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is December (65.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (83.8%).
Wind in Tema is usually calm. The windiest month is October, followed by August and April. October’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8.1 MPH or 13.1 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid October where average top sustained speeds reach 14.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Tema.
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||4.3||Light breeze||7.8||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||6.3||Light breeze||11.6||Significant breeze|
|Mar||5.7||Light breeze||9.5||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||6.4||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|May||5.9||Light breeze||8.5||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||5.7||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||5.7||Light breeze||8.6||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||6.6||Light breeze||10.3||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||6.4||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||7||Gentle breeze||11.4||Significant breeze|
|Nov||5.5||Light breeze||9.1||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||4.3||Light breeze||7.1||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Tema?
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 Tema, 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 Tema 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 Tema Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 85.5°F (29.7°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 5 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 the most precipitation with 1 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Tema, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 88.5°F (31.4°C) and 81.9°F (27.7°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 3 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 Tema to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88.9°F (31.6°C) and 85.8°F (29.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.