General information about Lausanne
Country Switzerland
region Vaud VD
region 2Lausanne District 2225
region 3Lausanne 5586
Population 116,751
Time Zone Europe/Zurich
Cost of living in Lausanne
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 578 757
Food 389 734
Transportation 58 302
Communications and utilities 125 153
Clothing 33 122
Sports and leisure 53 174
Total 1,236 2,242
Accommodation in Lausanne USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 584
Shared room in city centre 765
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 790
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,040
Coordinates of Lausanne
Time Zone Europe/Zurich
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude 46.516000000
Longitude 6.632820000
Elevation (STRM3) 453 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Lausanne

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 20 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 101 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 15 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 7 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 6 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 3 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 3 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 3 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 5 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 4 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 20 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 19 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 4 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 11 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 8 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 4 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 72 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 6 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 4 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 54 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 21,128 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 97 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 24 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 18 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 99 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 39 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 102 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 177 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 1,300 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 988 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,867 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 2,188 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 212 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 58 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 12,073 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 8,216 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 4,462 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 1.79%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Lausanne

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 30 23 20 13 15 15 20 26 29 33 35 36 36
Average high °C 20 14 8 4 4 5 9 13 17 21 24 23 13
Average temperature °C 15 11 5 2 1 3 6 9 13 17 19 18 10
Average low °C 12 8 4 1 -1 1 3 6 9 13 15 15 7
Record low °C -1 -3 -9 -16 -19 -22 -13 -6 -2 3 3 4 -22
Rain Days 8 8 6 7 6 6 6 7 7 9 9 9 88
Average precipitation Mm. 100 93 97 88 83 73 81 84 101 115 91 111 1117
Relative humidity % 73 78 78 79 79 75 69 67 67 66 64 67 72
Wind speed Km/h 7 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 6
Monthly sunshine Hours 182 126 74 54 57 88 141 172 191 212 245 221 1763
Day Length Hours 13 11 10 9 10 11 13 14 16 16 16 15 13
Dew point °C 10 6 2 0 -1 -2 0 2 8 10 12 12 59
Growing degree-day °C 174 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 103 208 300 275 1098
Atmosphere pressure Bar 965 964 963 963 964 962 962 959 961 963 964 964 11552
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 13 8 5 4 5 7 11 15 18 20 21 18 12
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Lausanne - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
26 kmPayerne Air BaseM
28 kmAnnemasse AirportAnnemasseM
32 kmGeneva Cointrin International AirportGenevaL
39 kmSion AirportSionM
40 kmLes Eplatures AirportLa Chaux-de-FondsM
48 kmAnnecy-Haute-Savoie-Mont Blanc AirportAnnecy/MeythetM
49 kmBern Belp AirportBernM
59 kmGrenchen AirportGrenchenM
64 kmAosta AirportAostaM
67 kmDole-Tavaux AirportDole/TavauxM

Cities close to Lausanne

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