Bahrain - General information
Region region
Capital Manama
Language Arabic
Currency Bahraini Dinar
Population 1,234,571
Phone code +973
Cost of living in Bahrain
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 327 455
Food 167 297
Transportation 21 87
Communications and utilities 62 64
Clothing 21 77
Sports and leisure 34 108
Total 632 1,089
Accommodation in Bahrain USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 330
Shared room in city centre 459
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 531
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 754
Coordinates of Bahrain
Time Zone Asia/Bahrain
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude 26.033330000
Longitude 50.550000000
Elevation (STRM3) 77 m.

List of largest cities in Bahrain

 
Manama Manama
Manama Manama
147,074
Al Muharraq Al Muharraq
Al Muharraq Muharraq
97,458
Ar Rifa' Ar Rifa'
Ar Rifa' Southern Governorate
79,550
Dar Kulayb Dar Kulayb
Dar Kulayb Southern Governorate
65,466
Madinat Hamad Madinat Hamad
Madinat Hamad Northern Governorate
52,718
Madinat `Isa Madinat `Isa
Madinat `Isa Southern Governorate
38,090

Cost of living and prices in Bahrain

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 32 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 6 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 6 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 7 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1 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. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 7 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6 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 20 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 5 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 27 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 5 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 7 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 21,226 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 69 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 17 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 8 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 54 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 44 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 80 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 79 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 942 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 664 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,722 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,239 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 69 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 36 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,882 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,165 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,771 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 6.09%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Bahrain

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 42 41 33 32 27 33 35 40 43 46 45 45 46
Average high °C 37 33 28 22 19 21 24 29 34 37 38 38 30
Average temperature °C 32 28 24 19 16 17 20 25 29 32 34 33 26
Average low °C 28 26 21 17 14 15 17 21 26 29 30 30 23
Record low °C 22 16 12 9 5 2 10 13 18 22 23 22 2
Rain Days 0 1 2 5 6 5 7 6 2 0 0 1 35
Fog Days 1 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
Thunderstorms Days 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 8
Average precipitation Mm. 1 2 3 15 15 15 11 6 2 1 1 1 73
Relative humidity % 63 64 69 74 74 69 64 58 48 48 53 63 62
Relative humidity morning % 71 75 77 80 81 80 75 68 61 58 60 64 71
Relative humidity evening % 52 56 58 64 64 62 56 51 46 44 48 51 54
Wind speed Km/h 16 19 19 20 19 22 24 19 22 27 21 20 21
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 11 11 12 12 13 14 14 14 13 13
Dew point °C 23 21 17 13 11 12 13 16 18 21 22 24 210
Growing degree-day °C 633 539 398 304 182 205 334 472 607 659 704 697 5734
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 24 21 16 13 14 17 20 24 27 29 28 26 22
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