General information about Accra
CountryGhana
Region Greater Accra 01
Population1,963,264
Cost of living in Accra
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 449 776
Food 230 362
Transportation 160 240
Communications and utilities 82 75
Clothing 21 73
Sports and leisure 27 79
Total9681,605
Accommodation in Accra USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre453
Shared room in city centre784
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre562
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,096
Coordinates of Accra
Time ZoneAfrica/Accra
GMT 0
DST 0
Latitude5.556020000
Longitude-0.196900000
Elevation (STRM3)33 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Accra

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 5.5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 40.0 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 6.5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.7 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1.1 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.5 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.6 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.6 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.5 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.3 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.8 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.6 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 3.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.7 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 17.5 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 7.7 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.7 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 0.8 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 11.8 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.5 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.9 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.8 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 200.0 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.6 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 8.0 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.9 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 25,000.0 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 52.7 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 9.3 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 7.0 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 33.8 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 35.2 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 75.2 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 112.5 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 1,370.0 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 702.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,938.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,700.0 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 60.8 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.1 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 55.3 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,333.3 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,400.0 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 309.4 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 25.00%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Accra

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C38383836373838363838373738
Average high°C27283030303131303028272629
Average temperature°C26262727272828282726252527
Average low°C23242525252626262524232325
Record low°C20202121172020201817201717
RainDays75301022478645
FogDays1171716962115470
ThunderstormsDays488412671182162
Average precipitationMm.40603020102050801301905010690
Relative humidity%85838180777980818285868682
Relative humidity morning%94949592879191929395939393
Relative humidity evening%73716763586264657074767468
Wind speedKm/h178166888866161710
Day LengthHours13121212121212131313131312
Dew point°C222223222123232323232221268
Growing degree-day°C4755175335435515265775505514924824656261
Solar radiation, globalMj/m216181919202121201917161618
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Accra - Closest airports

Total 9 items.
TitleRegionCountryType
4 kmKotoka International AirportAccraL
108 kmLomé-Tokoin AirportLoméM
118 kmTakoradi AirportSekondi-TakoradiM
125 kmKumasi AirportKumasiM
186 kmCadjehoun AirportCotonouM
192 kmSunyani AirportSunyaniM
252 kmMurtala Muhammed International AirportLagosL
257 kmPort Bouet AirportAbidjanM
280 kmTamale AirportTamaleM

Cities close to Accra

Showing 1-10 of 68 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km GhanaGreater AccraAccra1,963,264968 USD5.18.66.3
109 km GhanaAshantiKumasi1,468,609
74 km GhanaVoltaHo69,998
166 km GhanaBrong-AhafoSunyani70,299
91 km GhanaAshantiAgogo31,554
28 km GhanaCentralWinneba44,254
234 km GhanaNorthernTamale360,579
32 km GhanaEasternKoforidua96,266
68 km GhanaCentralCape Coast143,015
13 km GhanaGreater AccraTema155,782