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One of Africas most stable and developed countries... with 539km of coastline. Climate: tropical; warm and comparatively dry along southeast coast; hot and humid in southwest; hot and dry in north.
Location: Western Africa, bordering the Gulf of Guinea, between Cote d'Ivoire and Togo
Geographic coordinates: 8° 0' N, 2° 0' W
Coastline km: 539 km km
Climate: tropical; warm and comparatively dry along southeast coast; hot and humid in southwest; hot and dry in north
Terrain: mostly low plains with dissected plateau in south-central area
Elevation: lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m highest point: Mount Afadjato 880 m
Natural hazards: dry, dusty, northeastern harmattan winds occur from January to March; droughts. ecurrent drought in north severely affects agricultural activities; deforestation; overgrazing; soil erosion; poaching and habitat destruction threatens wildlife populations; water pollution; inadequate supplies of potable water
Currency: cedi (GHC)
Languages: Asante 14.8%, Ewe 12.7%, Fante 9.9%, Boron (Brong) 4.6%, Dagomba 4.3%, Dangme 4.3%, Dagarte (Dagaba) 3.7%, Akyem 3.4%, Ga 3.4%, Akuapem 2.9%, other 36.1% (includes English (official)) (2000 census)
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|Surf Spots (15)||Quality||Direction||Type||Frequ||Experience|
|Axim||5 / -||Right and left||Point-break||Experienced surfers|
|Busua Beach||4 / -||Right and left||Beach-break||All surfers|
|Cape Coast||- / -||Beach-break||All surfers|
|Cape Three Points||- / -||Right||Point-break||All surfers|
|Dixcove||- / -||Right||Point-break||All surfers|
|Fete||3 / -||Right||Point-break||All surfers|
|Katakor||3 / -||Right and left||Reef-rocky||Experienced surfers|
|Kokrobite||4 / -||Right||Beach-break|
|Labadi Beach||9 / -||Right and left||Beach-break||All surfers|
|Mia Mia||- / -||Right and left||Beach-break||All surfers|
|Mumford||3 / -||Right||Point-break||All surfers|
|New ningo||6 / -||Right||Reef-rocky||Experienced surfers|
|Pram Pram||3 / -||Right and left||Reef-rocky||Experienced surfers|
|Stilt Village||3 / -|
|Turtle Beach||- / -||Right and left||Beach-break||All surfers|
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By kookstyle , 14-06-2012
newbie - Hi, just arrived in Ghana (Accra / Tema area) and keen to meet any resident or local surfers in the area for a few week end trips out of town. Drop me a line on firstname.lastname@example.org if interested to meet up. (I have wheels if thats a selling point :-) Andy
By unclebangra , 24-03-2012
Ghana - moving to Ghana having just opened an office in country, looking for anyone to share some trips with and a bit of local knowledge, get in touch!
By rlaskowski , 10-12-2010
- Anyone been surfing in Ghana in 2010? If so, how about a quick report on the waves and the location of the sites.
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