Kenya - General information
Region region
Capital Nairobi
Language Swahili, English
Currency Kenyan Shilling
Population 44,037,656
Phone code +254
Cost of living in Kenya
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 91 189
Food 146 237
Transportation 24 129
Communications and utilities 64 58
Clothing 12 43
Sports and leisure 23 67
Total 360 723
Accommodation in Kenya USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 92
Shared room in city centre 191
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 109
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 216
Coordinates of Kenya
Time Zone Africa/Nairobi
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude 1.000000000
Longitude 38.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 697 m.

List of largest cities in Kenya

 
Nairobi Nairobi
Nairobi Nairobi Area
2,750,547
Mombasa Mombasa
Mombasa Mombasa
799,668
Nakuru Nakuru
Nakuru Nakuru
259,903
Eldoret Eldoret
Eldoret Uasin Gishu
218,446
Kisumu Kisumu
Kisumu Kisumu
216,479
Thika Thika
Thika Nairobi Area
200,000

Cost of living and prices in Kenya

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 25 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2 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 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. 7 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 8 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 30 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 3 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 14,785 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 46 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 7 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 6 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 27 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 25 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 52 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 42 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 269 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 136 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 715 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 344 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 46 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 44 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,029 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 956 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 321 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 16.78%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kenya

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 31 32 33 32 33 33 34 33 32 33 30 31 34
Average high °C 26 27 27 27 28 29 29 27 26 25 24 25 27
Average temperature °C 21 22 22 22 22 23 23 22 22 21 20 20 21
Average low °C 14 15 16 16 15 16 16 17 16 15 14 14 15
Record low °C 9 10 9 10 9 10 10 11 10 9 8 8 8
Rain Days 5 4 4 3 2 2 4 6 7 5 6 6 53
Fog Days 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 10
Thunderstorms Days 5 4 4 3 3 3 4 6 6 4 4 5 51
Average precipitation Mm. 61 67 102 70 37 41 90 166 142 68 66 78 988
Relative humidity % 58 57 59 57 53 53 55 61 64 62 64 63 59
Relative humidity morning % 81 80 81 80 78 76 78 83 83 83 82 81 80
Relative humidity evening % 44 42 47 44 40 38 40 49 51 50 50 48 45
Wind speed Km/h 16 16 15 15 17 17 16 15 14 15 15 15 16
Day Length Hours 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 13 12 13 12
Dew point °C 13 14 15 14 13 14 15 16 16 14 14 14 171
Growing degree-day °C 333 370 353 361 377 359 400 373 353 316 309 317 4222
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 23 22 20 21 22 24 23 21 20 19 18 20 21
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