Ecuador - General information
Region region
Capital Quito
Language Spanish, Quechua
Currency US Dollar
Population 15,223,680
Phone code +593
Cost of living in Ecuador
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 133 168
Food 150 241
Transportation 11 66
Communications and utilities 56 50
Clothing 26 99
Sports and leisure 22 91
Total 397 715
Accommodation in Ecuador USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 134
Shared room in city centre 170
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 202
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 295
Coordinates of Ecuador
Latitude -1.250000000
Longitude -78.250000000
Elevation (STRM3) 3074 m.

List of largest cities in Ecuador

 
Guayaquil Guayaquil
Guayaquil Guayas
1,952,029
Quito Quito
Quito Pichincha
1,399,814
Cuenca Cuenca
Cuenca Azuay
276,964
Santo Domingo de los Colorados Santo Domingo de los Colorados
Santo Domingo de los Colorados Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas
200,421
Machala Machala
Machala El Oro
198,123
Manta Manta
Manta Manabí
183,166

Cost of living and prices in Ecuador

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 25 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 6 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3 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 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 7 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 13 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 5 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 14 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 8 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 25,000 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 44 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 24 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 6 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 68 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 59 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 110 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 88 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 369 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 252 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 638 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 503 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 37 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 37 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,196 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,089 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 443 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 10.50%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Ecuador

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 27 28 28 28 29 28 29 31 28 27 27 28 31
Average high °C 22 22 23 23 23 23 23 23 22 22 21 22 22
Average temperature °C 20 20 20 21 21 21 21 21 21 20 19 19 20
Average low °C 14 14 14 15 15 15 16 15 15 14 14 14 15
Record low °C 9 9 9 9 10 10 8 10 10 8 8 8 8
Rain Days 1 1 1 1 1 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 13
Fog Days 7 7 7 6 5 5 6 6 7 6 6 6 75
Thunderstorms Days 1 1 1 0 1 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 12
Average precipitation Mm. 29 39 29 48 128 161 182 148 86 42 18 17 927
Relative humidity % 60 61 60 60 61 64 63 62 62 60 59 58 61
Relative humidity morning % 67 68 67 68 70 71 71 71 70 68 67 67 69
Relative humidity evening % 52 54 53 53 54 55 54 55 55 54 52 52 54
Wind speed Km/h 10 11 11 12 11 9 10 9 10 10 11 12 10
Day Length Hours 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 12 12 12
Dew point °C 13 13 13 14 14 15 15 15 15 13 13 12 165
Growing degree-day °C 292 306 304 327 332 305 339 328 326 298 287 287 3732
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 16 16 16 15 16 16 17 17 16 14 15 16 16
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