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
Postcode form:
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ISO3: GHA
Neighbors: Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Togo
Fips: GH

Current local time in Ghana

Current Date:
Tuesday 19 February 2019
Current Time:
  • 09
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  • 38
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  • 28
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
March 6 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 20 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 21 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
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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)