General information about Halifax
Country Canada
Region Nova Scotia 07
Population 359,111
Time Zone America/Halifax
Cost of living in Halifax
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 266 368
Food 273 479
Transportation 47 129
Communications and utilities 96 94
Clothing 18 67
Sports and leisure 22 87
Total 722 1,223
Accommodation in Halifax USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 269
Shared room in city centre 371
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 453
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 601
Coordinates of Halifax
Time Zone America/Halifax
GMT -4
DST -3
Latitude 44.645330000
Longitude -63.572390000
Elevation (STRM3) 23 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Halifax

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 13 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 60 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 4 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 4 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 2 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 4 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 8 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 11 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 4 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 4 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 12 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 12 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 58 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 21 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 16,440 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 37 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 18 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 9 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 41 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 34 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 71 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 85 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 751 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 567 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,393 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,009 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 88 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 58 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,032 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 526 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 2,019 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.00%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Halifax

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 32 24 20 17 14 16 24 26 33 34 33 34 34
Average high °C 19 13 8 3 -0 0 4 9 14 20 23 23 11
Average temperature °C 16 10 5 -1 -4 -4 -0 5 10 15 19 19 7
Average low °C 12 6 2 -4 -8 -8 -4 1 6 11 14 15 4
Record low °C 1 -5 -14 -23 -26 -25 -21 -12 -3 2 7 6 -26
Rain Days 12 14 15 11 9 7 10 14 16 14 12 11 143
Snow Days 0 0 1 5 6 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 24
Fog Days 14 14 13 12 11 9 13 16 19 19 20 19 179
Thunderstorms Days 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 2 10
Snowfall Cm. 0 0 8 29 43 35 31 7 1 0 0 0 154
Average precipitation Mm. 109 124 151 145 140 110 133 118 119 112 110 96 1468
Relative humidity morning % 89 87 85 83 83 82 84 87 88 88 91 91 87
Relative humidity evening % 67 68 72 75 75 72 71 69 70 69 70 70 71
Wind speed Km/h 13 15 18 17 17 17 16 16 14 12 13 11 15
Monthly sunshine Hours 181 158 107 105 110 127 143 157 193 221 235 227 1963
Day Length Hours 13 11 10 9 10 11 13 14 15 16 16 15 13
Dew point °C 10 5 1 -4 -7 -7 -4 0 5 10 13 14 36
Growing degree-day °C 157 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 267 276 849
Atmosphere pressure Bar 1008 1008 1007 1004 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1006 1006 1007 12071
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 13 9 5 4 6 9 13 15 18 20 19 17 12
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Halifax - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
17 kmHalifax / Stanfield International AirportHalifaxL
70 kmLiverpool South Shore Regional AirportLiverpoolM
70 kmCFB GreenwoodGreenwoodM
109 kmDigby / Annapolis Regional AirportDigbyM
115 kmGreater Moncton International AirportMonctonM
116 kmCharlottetown AirportCharlottetownM
122 kmSaint John AirportSaint JohnM
125 kmSummerside AirportSummersideM
128 kmPort Hawkesbury AirportPort HawkesburyM
137 kmYarmouth AirportYarmouthM

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