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Presentation of Ghana : Geography

Country's official name :
Population of :
Accra (2,070,500) ; Kumasi (2,035,100) ; Tamale (371,400) ; Takoradi (311,200) ; Sekondi (228,400) ; Ashaiman (191,000) ; Cape Coast (169,900) ; Obuasi (143,700) ; Tema (139,800)
238,540 km²
Type of Climate :
The climate in Ghana is tropical with a dry season in winter and a rainy season in summer. The country can be divided into four zones based on precipitation and the length of the rainy season. The eastern coast where the capital city Accra is located and the north are the driest parts of the country with annual rainfall ranging from 800mm to 1,000mm. The rainy season is the shortest on the easern coast and lasts from April to June, with a break in July and August. The rainy season lasts from May to September in the north, from April to October in the centre, and from April to November in the south. The south of the country receives the most rainfall at around 1,500mm per year whereas the southwest of the country, the wettest region, receives up to 2,000mm of rainfall.
Local Time:
It is %T:%M %A In Accra
Summer Time Period :
Official Language:
Other Languages Spoken:
Asante, Ewe, Fante, Bono (Brong), Dagomba, Dangme, Dagarte (Dagaba), Akyem, Ga , Akuapem
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