General information about Helsinki
Country Finland
Region Uusimaa 01
Region 2Helsinki 011
Region 3Helsinki 091
Population 558,457
Time Zone Europe/Helsinki
Cost of living in Helsinki
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 380 527
Food 240 484
Transportation 46 187
Communications and utilities 50 65
Clothing 30 112
Sports and leisure 32 130
Total 778 1,506
Accommodation in Helsinki USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 383
Shared room in city centre 533
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 602
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 797
Coordinates of Helsinki
Time Zone Europe/Helsinki
GMT +2
DST +3
Latitude 60.169520000
Longitude 24.935450000
Elevation (STRM3) -32768 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Helsinki

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 13 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 76 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 8 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 7 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 7 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 3 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 2 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 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 8 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 12 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 11 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 7 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 3 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 57 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 6 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 49 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 2 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 28,238 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 53 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 27 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 14 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 99 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 140 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 997 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 753 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,998 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,438 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 98 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 21 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 6,840 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 4,000 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 2,629 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 1.47%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Helsinki

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 25 17 10 8 7 10 12 21 27 30 31 31 31
Average high °C 13 7 2 -1 -3 -2 1 7 15 18 21 18 8
Average temperature °C 10 5 0 -3 -6 -6 -3 2 8 14 16 15 4
Average low °C 6 2 -2 -6 -8 -9 -5 0 5 9 11 10 1
Record low °C -7 -12 -20 -32 -36 -30 -26 -11 -3 -1 4 1 -36
Rain Days 6 6 5 5 4 3 3 4 5 4 6 7 58
Snow Days 7 9 6 6 5 7 8 4 2 2 5 6 67
Fog Days 17 16 15 13 15 16 18 14 13 14 18 19 188
Thunderstorms Days 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 5 4 16
Average precipitation Mm. 67 69 66 55 47 37 35 37 42 46 62 75 638
Relative humidity % 80 85 90 90 90 90 80 70 65 70 70 75 80
Relative humidity morning % 93 91 90 89 88 89 89 87 84 85 90 93 89
Relative humidity evening % 72 80 88 88 87 82 74 59 51 55 59 66 72
Wind speed Km/h 9 9 19 20 12 12 19 16 16 16 14 16 15
Monthly sunshine Hours 148 89 30 18 24 55 122 185 287 292 294 240 1783
Day Length Hours 14 11 8 7 8 10 13 16 18 21 19 16 13
Dew point °C 6 2 -1 -5 -7 -7 -5 -1 3 7 11 11 14
Growing degree-day °C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 117 172 155 444
Atmosphere pressure Bar 1013 1013 1010 1010 1012 1014 1014 1013 1015 1013 1011 1013 12149
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 9 4 2 1 1 4 9 14 19 20 19 15 10
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Helsinki - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
7 kmHelsinki Malmi AirportHelsinkiM
10 kmHelsinki Vantaa AirportHelsinkiL
52 kmLennart Meri Tallinn AirportTallinnL
68 kmÄmari Air BaseKeilaM
85 kmUtti Air BaseUtti / ValkealaM
94 kmTurku AirportTurkuM
97 kmTampere-Pirkkala AirportTampere / PirkkalaM
110 kmKärdla AirportKärdlaM
117 kmHalli AirportHalli / KuorevesiM
122 kmPärnu AirportPärnuM

Cities close to Helsinki

Showing 1-10 of 201 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km FinlandUusimaaHelsinki558,457778 USD8.46.58.8
87 km FinlandPirkanmaaTampere202,687624 USD8.37.57.4
81 km FinlandSouthwest FinlandTurku175,945612 USD7.29.66.5
199 km FinlandOstrobothniaVaasa57,014
181 km FinlandNorthern SavoKuopio89,104
380 km FinlandLaplandRovaniemi34,781
53 km FinlandPäijänne TavastiaLahti98,826
126 km FinlandCentral FinlandJyvaeskylae85,026
110 km FinlandSouth KareliaLappeenranta59,276
291 km FinlandNorthern OstrobothniaOulu128,618577 USD