Lebanon - General information
Region region
Capital Beirut
Language Arabic, French
Currency Lebanese Pound
Population 4,822,000
Phone code +961
Cost of living in Lebanon
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 253 608
Food 167 346
Transportation 36 148
Communications and utilities 106 114
Clothing 31 113
Sports and leisure 33 112
Total 625 1,441
Accommodation in Lebanon USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 255
Shared room in city centre 614
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 401
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 742
Coordinates of Lebanon
Time Zone Asia/Beirut
GMT +2
DST +3
Latitude 33.833330000
Longitude 35.833330000
Elevation (STRM3) 1210 m.

List of largest cities in Lebanon

 
Beirut Beirut
Beirut Beyrouth
1,916,100
Ra's Bayrut Ra's Bayrut
Ra's Bayrut Beyrouth
1,251,739
Tripoli Tripoli
Tripoli Liban-Nord
229,398
Sidon Sidon
Sidon South Governorate
163,554
Tyre Tyre
Tyre South Governorate
135,204
Nabatiye et Tahta Nabatiye et Tahta
Nabatiye et Tahta Nabatîyé
120,000

Cost of living and prices in Lebanon

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 10 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 50 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 8 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 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1 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. 8 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 7 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 10 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 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 45 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 7 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 15 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 20,000 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 64 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 20 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 9 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 80 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 49 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 111 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 145 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 927 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 502 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,304 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 957 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 131 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 58 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,876 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,795 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,072 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 6.63%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Lebanon

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 34 34 30 24 22 23 29 33 34 37 36 35 37
Average high °C 27 20 21 15 13 13 15 20 23 27 28 30 21
Average temperature °C 23 17 16 11 9 10 12 15 18 22 24 24 17
Average low °C 18 16 12 8 6 7 8 11 14 17 20 20 13
Record low °C 13 8 4 0 -1 -1 -0 4 8 13 14 17 -1
Rain Days 0 1 3 7 5 8 8 3 1 0 0 0 35
Snow Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Fog Days 3 3 3 2 2 2 4 4 5 4 3 3 37
Thunderstorms Days 0 2 4 4 4 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 23
Average precipitation Mm. 9 28 84 187 153 119 154 44 13 1 0 0 791
Relative humidity % 60 58 59 68 69 70 65 64 64 61 63 64 64
Relative humidity morning % 68 66 68 75 75 74 72 68 68 67 68 70 70
Relative humidity evening % 54 55 59 66 66 61 58 55 55 57 58 57 58
Wind speed Km/h 13 7 9 8 10 9 9 17 14 15 15 14 12
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 10 11 11 12 14 14 15 15 14 13
Dew point °C 13 7 8 5 3 4 4 7 10 13 15 16 105
Growing degree-day °C 387 247 199 76 37 46 73 168 270 369 429 450 2750
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 21 16 11 9 9 12 17 22 26 29 28 25 19
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