Uruguay - General information
Region region
Capital Montevideo
Language Spanish
Currency Peso Uruguayo
Population 3,324,460
Phone code +598
Cost of living in Uruguay
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 193 228
Food 210 396
Transportation 34 81
Communications and utilities 76 101
Clothing 30 115
Sports and leisure 29 100
Total 573 1,021
Accommodation in Uruguay USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 195
Shared room in city centre 231
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 355
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 412
Coordinates of Uruguay
Time Zone America/Montevideo
GMT -3
DST -3
Latitude -33.000000000
Longitude -56.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 115 m.

List of largest cities in Uruguay

 
Montevideo Montevideo
Montevideo Montevideo
1,270,737
Salto Salto
Salto Salto
99,823
Paysandu Paysandu
Paysandu Paysandú
73,249
Las Piedras Las Piedras
Las Piedras Canelones
69,682
Rivera Rivera
Rivera Rivera
64,631
Maldonado Maldonado
Maldonado Maldonado
55,478

Cost of living and prices in Uruguay

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 13 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 43 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 9 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 1 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 10 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 8 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 7 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 4 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 43 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 11 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 2 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 36,071 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 55 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 17 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 9 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 96 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 55 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 110 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 119 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 516 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 443 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 865 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 732 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 152 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 29 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,485 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,355 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 634 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 8.30%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Uruguay

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 32 35 38 39 41 40 38 35 31 28 29 31 41
Average high °C 20 23 26 28 30 29 27 23 20 17 16 18 23
Average temperature °C 14 17 19 22 24 23 21 17 14 11 11 12 17
Average low °C 9 11 14 16 17 18 16 12 10 7 7 8 12
Record low °C -2 0 3 6 7 7 4 1 -2 -4 -4 -3 -4
Rain Days 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 4 4 4 4 51
Fog Days 5 3 3 2 2 2 4 5 7 9 8 8 56
Thunderstorms Days 3 4 3 4 5 4 4 3 3 2 3 3 39
Average precipitation Mm. 101 111 100 95 110 107 121 107 90 88 89 87 1206
Relative humidity % 75 72 69 67 67 69 73 76 78 81 80 76 74
Relative humidity morning % 71 71 70 70 69 71 72 73 73 73 73 72 72
Relative humidity evening % 48 46 45 42 43 47 46 49 51 53 53 49 48
Wind speed Km/h 14 14 14 13 13 12 12 11 12 12 13 14 13
Monthly sunshine Hours 188 238 250 285 280 220 232 184 173 140 155 171 2516
Day Length Hours 12 13 14 15 14 14 13 12 11 11 11 11 13
Dew point °C 8 10 12 13 15 15 14 12 10 7 7 8 131
Growing degree-day °C 131 217 293 382 434 380 352 239 153 54 55 88 2777
Atmosphere pressure Bar 1017 1015 1013 1011 1011 1012 1014 1016 1017 1018 1018 1018 12179
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 16 19 23 25 25 21 18 13 11 9 10 12 17
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