General information about Kolkata
Country India
Region West Bengal 28
Region 2Kolkata 342
Population 4,631,392
Visitors 2,064,000/Year
Time Zone Asia/Kolkata
Cost of living in Kolkata
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 59 109
Food 79 139
Transportation 3 15
Communications and utilities 33 33
Clothing 13 50
Sports and leisure 11 41
Total 198 387
Accommodation in Kolkata USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 60
Shared room in city centre 110
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 79
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 132
Coordinates of Kolkata
Time Zone Asia/Kolkata
GMT +5.5
DST +5.5
Latitude 22.562630000
Longitude 88.363040000
Elevation (STRM3) 11 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Kolkata

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 14 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 1 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 7 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 4 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 0 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 2 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 11,975 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 19 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 4 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 35 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 37 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 50 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 38 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 165 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 98 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 414 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 225 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 35 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 20 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,248 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 613 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 417 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 10.08%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kolkata

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 37 36 32 31 32 37 42 41 43 42 37 39 43
Average high °C 32 31 29 26 26 29 33 36 36 34 32 32 31
Average temperature °C 29 28 24 20 20 23 28 31 31 30 29 29 27
Average low °C 26 24 19 15 14 17 22 25 27 27 26 26 22
Record low °C 17 15 12 5 8 7 11 16 18 21 22 18 5
Rain Days 14 6 3 1 2 3 3 6 11 14 19 16 98
Fog Days 3 7 8 15 16 10 7 2 1 0 1 1 71
Thunderstorms Days 10 5 0 0 0 2 3 6 8 9 8 9 60
Average precipitation Mm. 283 136 17 7 13 27 38 53 92 257 308 356 1586
Relative humidity morning % 94 93 90 90 91 88 88 90 90 92 94 94 91
Relative humidity evening % 76 62 49 45 44 43 41 50 59 71 78 79 58
Wind speed Km/h 6 4 4 4 4 4 6 8 9 8 6 6 6
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 11 11 12 12 13 14 14 14 13 13
Dew point °C 25 23 18 13 12 15 18 23 25 26 26 26 250
Growing degree-day °C 18 17 13 10 10 12 17 20 21 20 18 18 192
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 15 16 16 15 15 18 21 22 21 18 16 15 17
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Kolkata - Closest airports

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