Ghana

Regions

Ashanti
Brong-Ahafo
Central
Eastern
Greater Accra
Northern
Upper East
Upper West
Volta
Western

Country information

Country: Ghana
Population: 24,339,838 inhabitants  (Last modified: 24/04/2012 )
Area 239,460 km²
Capital: Accra
Currency: Cedi (GHS)
Phone code: +233
Languages: en-GH,ak,ee,tw
Domain name: .gh
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ISO3: GHA
Neighbors: Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Togo
Fips: GH

Current local time in Ghana

Current Date:
Wednesday 12 May 2021
Current Time:
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Time Zone: Africa/Accra
GMT/UTC: 0  hours
DST: No time changes this year!


*GMT/UTC - Standard Time Zone
*DST - Daylight Saving Time

Upcoming public holidays

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
May 13 Thursday Id ul Fitr Public Holiday
May 25 Tuesday African Union Day Public Holiday
June 20 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 1 Thursday Republic Day Public Holiday
July 20 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
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Tide times and tide charts

Geographic information

Latitude in decimal degrees: 8.1
Longitude in decimal degrees: -1.2
Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 8° 6' North
Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds: 1° 12' West
Height above sea level: 142 m,   465.88 ft,   5590.55 in
Geographical feature: A (Administrative region type feature)
Feature designation code: A.PCLI (independent political entity)