Berekum

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Berekum
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Nickname(s): BKM
Berekum is located in Ghana
Berekum
Berekum
Location of Berekum in Brong Ahafo, South Ghana
Coordinates: 7°27′N 2°35′W / 7.450°N 2.583°W / 7.450; -2.583
Country Ghana
Region Brong Ahafo
District Berekum Municipal
Elevation 327 m (1,073 ft)
Population (2013)
 • Total 62,364[1]
Time zone GMT
 • Summer (DST) GMT (UTC)
Website Berekum Website

Berekum is a town and is the capital of Berekum Municipal in the Brong Ahafo Region of South Ghana.[2] Berekum has a population of 62,364.[1]. The native language of the Berekum people is the Bono Twi.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Berekum
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 35
(95.0)
41
(105.8)
38
(100.4)
39
(102.2)
32.5
(90.5)
31.5
(88.7)
40
(104.0)
31.9
(89.4)
29.9
(85.8)
46
(114.8)
34.4
(93.9)
34
(93.2)
46
(114.8)
Average low °C (°F) 17.8
(64.0)
18.1
(64.6)
16.8
(62.2)
16.8
(62.2)
14.5
(58.1)
13.8
(56.8)
15.9
(60.6)
15.3
(59.5)
14.8
(58.6)
16.3
(61.3)
16.3
(61.3)
15.6
(60.1)
14.5
(58.1)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 8
(0.3)
10
(0.4)
13
(0.5)
48
(1.9)
89
(3.5)
76
(3.0)
30
(1.2)
33
(1.3)
61
(2.4)
79
(3.1)
30
(1.2)
8
(0.3)
485
(19.1)
Source: Meoweather.com [3]

Stadiums and sports[edit]

Stadiums[edit]

Sports[edit]

Professional sports teams based in Berekum include:

Personalities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "World Gazetteer online". World-gazetteer.com. Archived from the original on 2012-01-11. 
  2. ^ Berekum Municipal Archived June 22, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Berekum Weather Averages". Meoweather. 2013.  Retrieved 21 June 2013.

Coordinates: 7°27′N 2°35′W / 7.450°N 2.583°W / 7.450; -2.583