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

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

When to go to Wa, Ghana

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

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

January

If you vacation in Wa during January, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 20 and 30% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

February

If you are traveling to Wa in February, you will notice that it can be sweltering, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

March

March in Wa can be very hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

April

April is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Wa is constantly hot, somewhat stormy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here is pretty consistently hot, somewhat stormy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Wa during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Wa during September, you are likely to find that it is hot and somewhat stormy. 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 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Wa in October, you will notice that it can be very hot, somewhat stormy and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Wa during November, you are likely to find that it can be very hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses

December

December in this region can be very hot, extremely hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Wa, 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 Wa
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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