Nicaragua - General information
Region region
Capital Managua
Language Spanish, English
Currency Cordoba Oro
Population 6,071,045
Phone code +505
Cost of living in Nicaragua
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 85 131
Food 153 258
Transportation - 37
Communications and utilities 94 87
Clothing 14 51
Sports and leisure 16 67
Total 362 631
Accommodation in Nicaragua USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 85
Shared room in city centre 133
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 132
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 257
Coordinates of Nicaragua
Time Zone America/Managua
GMT -6
DST -6
Latitude 13.000000000
Longitude -85.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 130 m.

List of largest cities in Nicaragua

 
Managua Managua
Managua Managua
973,087
Leon Leon
Leon León
144,538
Masaya Masaya
Masaya Masaya
130,113
Tipitapa Tipitapa
Tipitapa Managua
127,153
Chinandega Chinandega
Chinandega Chinandega
126,387
Matagalpa Matagalpa
Matagalpa Matagalpa
109,089

Cost of living and prices in Nicaragua

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 8 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 21 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 6 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 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 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. 4 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 4 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 8 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 8 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 1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 6 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 15,724 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 31 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 17 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 40 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 24 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 72 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 36 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 321 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 165 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 498 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 320 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 69 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 58 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 335 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 370 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 350 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 9.60%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Nicaragua

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 38 33 34 34 35 35 37 37 37 35 35 37 38
Average high °C 30 30 31 30 31 32 33 33 33 31 30 31 31
Average temperature °C 26 26 26 26 26 27 28 29 28 27 26 27 27
Average low °C 23 22 22 22 22 22 23 24 24 23 23 23 23
Record low °C 20 20 17 16 16 16 16 18 21 18 20 18 16
Rain Days 17 14 7 5 4 2 2 2 10 15 14 15 105
Fog Days 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 7
Thunderstorms Days 15 11 3 0 0 0 0 2 8 10 7 9 65
Average precipitation Mm. 269 308 57 9 4 2 3 13 162 247 152 166 1392
Relative humidity morning % 95 94 93 89 87 84 84 82 88 92 91 92 89
Relative humidity evening % 67 67 60 54 48 44 43 43 53 67 65 65 56
Wind speed Km/h 6 6 6 9 10 10 9 9 8 8 8 8 8
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 22 22 21 20 18 18 19 20 22 22 22 22 250
Growing degree-day °C 478 484 462 481 484 468 544 553 544 483 496 501 5978
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 18 18 17 17 18 20 22 22 20 19 18 18 19
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