Koforidua, Ghana: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Koforidua, Ghana? If you're planning to go to Koforidua, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Koforidua, Ghana

Based on the climate and weather in Koforidua, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Koforidua, Ghana by month

January

If you visit Koforidua during January, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear

February

February in this region is extremely warm, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts

March

If you visit Koforidua during March, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

April

If you vacation in Koforidua during April, you are likely to find that it is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Shorts

May

Traveling to Koforidua in May, you will notice that it is hot, somewhat stormy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain boots

June

If you vacation in Koforidua during June, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

July

Traveling to Koforidua in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

August

August here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

September

If you vacation in Koforidua during September, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

October

Traveling to Koforidua in October, you will notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

November

If you vacation in Koforidua during November, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

December

December in Koforidua is extremely warm, somewhat hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Koforidua, Ghana

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Koforidua, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Koforidua
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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