Uganda - General information
Region region
Capital Kampala
Language English, Swahili
Currency Uganda Shilling
Population 35,873,253
Phone code +256
Cost of living in Uganda
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 69 109
Food 116 184
Transportation 42 127
Communications and utilities 99 84
Clothing 7 27
Sports and leisure 23 66
Total 356 597
Accommodation in Uganda USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 70
Shared room in city centre 110
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 98
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 130
Coordinates of Uganda
Time Zone Africa/Kampala
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude 1.250000000
Longitude 32.500000000
Elevation (STRM3) 1094 m.

List of largest cities in Uganda

 
Kampala Kampala
Kampala Central Region
1,353,189
Gulu Gulu
Gulu Northern Region
146,858
Lira Lira
Lira Northern Region
119,323
Mbarara Mbarara
Mbarara Western Region
97,500
Jinja Jinja
Jinja Eastern Region
93,061
Bwizibwera Bwizibwera
Bwizibwera Western Region
79,157

Cost of living and prices in Uganda

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 2 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 14 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 6 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0 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. 1 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. 5 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 7 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 52 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 4 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 8,666 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 13 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 16 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 27 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 37 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 162 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 123 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 412 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 262 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 56 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 70 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,212 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 268 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 159 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 21.50%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Uganda

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 22 22 22 23 23 24 24 23 22 22 22 22 24
Average high °C 27 28 27 28 29 29 29 28 27 27 26 27 28
Average temperature °C 21 22 22 22 22 23 23 22 22 21 21 21 22
Average low °C 16 16 16 16 16 16 17 17 17 16 15 16 16
Record low °C 7 8 8 7 7 8 7 8 8 8 7 7 7
Rain Days 6 7 6 4 2 3 6 7 6 4 4 6 60
Average precipitation Mm. 116 129 127 75 46 62 113 162 143 73 73 106 1224
Relative humidity % 70 71 71 67 63 64 67 73 76 72 70 71 69
Wind speed Km/h 9 8 8 8 9 9 9 8 8 9 9 9 8
Day Length Hours 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13
Dew point °C 16 16 16 15 14 15 16 17 17 16 15 16 187
Growing degree-day °C 343 365 347 361 378 354 390 362 359 336 338 349 4280
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 20 19 19 19 20 22 21 20 19 18 18 19 20
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