General information about Taichung
Country Taiwan
region Taiwan 04
region 2Taichung City TXG
region 3North B05
region 4Xinxing 66000050004
Population 1,040,725
Visitors 1,982,300/Year
Time Zone Asia/Taipei
Cost of living in Taichung
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 119 168
Food 231 310
Transportation - 51
Communications and utilities 42 45
Clothing 23 91
Sports and leisure 27 79
Total 442 744
Accommodation in Taichung USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 120
Shared room in city centre 170
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 146
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 242
Coordinates of Taichung
Time Zone Asia/Taipei
GMT +8
DST +8
Latitude 24.146900000
Longitude 120.683900000
Elevation (STRM3) 91 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Taichung

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 22 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. 2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 3 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 24 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 8 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 13 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 0 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 5 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 23,702 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 51 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 8 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 84 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 48 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 73 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 87 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 302 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 183 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 636 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 449 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 48 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 23 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,758 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,622 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 953 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 2.05%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Taichung

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 35 33 32 29 28 30 31 33 33 34 35 36 36
Average high °C 31 28 25 22 20 20 23 26 29 30 31 31 26
Average temperature °C 26 23 20 17 15 15 18 22 25 26 27 27 22
Average low °C 22 19 16 13 11 12 14 17 21 23 24 23 18
Record low °C 15 13 8 3 1 3 7 8 14 16 21 21 1
Rain Days 4 1 1 2 2 4 3 6 6 10 8 9 56
Fog Days 0 0 1 2 4 4 8 8 8 4 1 2 42
Thunderstorms Days 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 1 1 10
Snowfall Cm. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Average precipitation Mm. 179 15 16 18 32 62 68 141 226 332 291 372 1752
Relative humidity % 83 80 79 82 82 84 83 84 83 84 82 84 83
Relative humidity morning % 86 83 79 78 81 84 86 84 86 86 84 83 83
Relative humidity evening % 78 75 72 72 74 77 78 78 80 80 77 77 77
Wind speed Km/h 4 14 14 14 14 14 12 6 4 6 6 6 10
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 11 11 12 12 13 14 14 14 13 13
Dew point °C 23 19 16 10 10 12 15 18 21 23 23 23 213
Growing degree-day °C 467 396 300 207 155 141 241 350 465 467 517 517 4222
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 15 14 11 10 9 10 12 14 15 17 19 17 14
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Taichung - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
9 kmTaichung Ching Chuang Kang AirportTaichung CityM
49 kmHsinchu Air BaseHsinchu CityM
51 kmChiayi AirportChiayi CityM
60 kmHualien AirportHualien CityM
60 kmLongtan Air BaseLongtan TownshipM
72 kmTaoyuan Air BaseTaoyuan CityM
73 kmTaiwan Taoyuan International AirportTaipeiL
78 kmMakung AirportMakung CityM
84 kmTaipei Songshan AirportTaipei CityM
88 kmTainan AirportTainan CityM

Cities close to Taichung

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