General information about Cape Town
Country South Africa
Region Western Cape 11
Region 2City of Cape Town CPT
Region 3City of Cape Town CPT
Population 3,433,441
Visitors 1,370,000/Year
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
Cost of living in Cape Town
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 224 359
Food 129 241
Transportation 19 57
Communications and utilities 91 83
Clothing 19 71
Sports and leisure 18 54
Total 500 864
Accommodation in Cape Town USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 226
Shared room in city centre 362
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 321
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 491
Coordinates of Cape Town
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude -33.925840000
Longitude 18.423220000
Elevation (STRM3) 25 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Cape Town

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 7 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 32 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 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. 7 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 24 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 4 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 19,624 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 36 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 6 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 51 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 35 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 76 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 76 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 613 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 401 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,359 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 849 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 68 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 61 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,872 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 952 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,248 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 10.17%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Cape Town

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Average high °C 18 20 22 23 24 24 24 22 19 17 17 17 21
Average temperature °C 14 15 17 19 20 20 19 17 15 13 12 12 16
Average low °C 9 11 13 14 15 15 14 12 10 9 8 8 12
Average precipitation Mm. 42 35 18 16 12 17 18 48 74 96 79 77 532
Relative humidity % 75 73 70 70 71 71 72 74 77 78 78 77 74
Wind speed Km/h 17 19 22 22 22 21 18 15 14 14 15 16 18
Day Length Hours 12 13 14 15 15 14 13 12 11 10 11 11 13
Dew point °C 9 10 12 13 14 15 14 12 11 9 8 9 136
Growing degree-day °C 100 164 217 258 293 267 276 200 138 83 69 69 2133
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 18 23 28 29 29 26 21 16 11 10 10 13 20
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Cape Town - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
5 kmYsterplaat Air Force BaseCape TownM
11 kmCape Town International AirportCape TownL
68 kmLangebaanweg AirportLangebaanwegM
71 kmSaldanha /Vredenburg AirportSaldanha-VredenburgM
85 kmRobertson AirportRobertsonM
158 kmVredendal AirportVredendalM
217 kmOudtshoorn AirportOudtshoornM
227 kmGeorge AirportGeorgeL
281 kmPlettenberg Bay AirportPlettenberg BayM
294 kmSpringbok AirportSpringbokM

Cities close to Cape Town

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CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
681 km South AfricaGautengJohannesburg2,026,469481 USD6.59.23.2
706 km South AfricaGautengPretoria1,619,438471 USD6.19.53.2
0 km South AfricaWestern CapeCape Town3,433,441500 USD7.29.84.2
686 km South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDurban3,120,282431 USD6.48.83.3
3 km South AfricaWestern CapeRondebosch15,158
492 km South AfricaOrange Free StateBloemfontein463,064
826 km South AfricaMpumalangaNelspruit110,159
356 km South AfricaEastern CapePort Elizabeth967,677424 USD
407 km South AfricaEastern CapeGrahamstown91,548
22 km South AfricaWestern CapeStellenbosch94,263