General information about Beijing
Country China
region Beijing 22
Population 11,716,620
Visitors 4,197,000/Year
Time Zone Asia/Shanghai
Cost of living in Beijing
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 358 654
Food 147 263
Transportation 23 55
Communications and utilities 35 39
Clothing 25 92
Sports and leisure 32 110
Total 620 1,212
Accommodation in Beijing USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 361
Shared room in city centre 661
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 464
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 841
Coordinates of Beijing
Time Zone Asia/Shanghai
GMT +8
DST +8
Latitude 39.907500000
Longitude 116.397230000
Elevation (STRM3) 49 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Beijing

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 4 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 27 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 4 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 10 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 4 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 15 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 29 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 8 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 22,153 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 57 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 17 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 12 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 69 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 37 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 102 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 103 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 1,051 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 580 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,478 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,355 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 48 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 19 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 11,137 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 5,158 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,237 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 5.34%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Beijing

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 33 28 23 18 12 17 27 32 37 40 40 41 41
Average high °C 25 18 9 2 1 3 11 19 25 29 30 29 17
Average temperature °C 20 13 5 -1 -3 0 6 13 20 24 26 25 12
Average low °C 15 8 0 -5 -8 -5 0 8 13 18 22 20 7
Record low °C 2 -2 -12 -14 -17 -15 -8 -1 3 8 17 12 -17
Fog Days 22 21 19 16 12 10 12 11 14 17 26 25 205
Thunderstorms Days 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 8 7 28
Average precipitation Mm. 50 10 10 0 0 0 0 10 30 70 220 170 570
Relative humidity % 68 64 61 56 50 52 50 49 53 59 74 77 59
Relative humidity morning % 84 76 66 57 52 53 60 63 71 79 89 90 70
Relative humidity evening % 51 47 47 42 33 32 32 33 40 47 62 63 44
Wind speed Km/h 8 9 19 14 14 19 12 14 12 12 8 8 12
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 10 10 11 12 14 15 16 15 14 13
Dew point °C 12 4 -5 -12 -16 -13 -7 0 8 15 20 20 26
Growing degree-day °C 308 112 0 0 0 0 0 117 301 425 499 465 2228
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 16 13 10 9 10 13 17 21 23 22 19 17 16
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Beijing - Closest airports

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Cities close to Beijing

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