General information about Anchorage
Country United States
region Alaska AK
region 2Anchorage Municipality 020
Population 291,826
Time Zone America/Anchorage
Cost of living in Anchorage
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 460 563
Food 334 566
Transportation 48 166
Communications and utilities 192 218
Clothing 19 71
Sports and leisure 41 138
Total 1,095 1,721
Accommodation in Anchorage USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 465
Shared room in city centre 568
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 785
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 967
Coordinates of Anchorage
Time Zone America/Anchorage
GMT -9
DST -8
Latitude 61.218060000
Longitude -149.900280000
Elevation 31 m.
Elevation (STRM3) -32768 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Anchorage

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 15 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 60 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 8 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 5 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 6 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 2 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 3 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 4 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 6 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 4 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 14 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 12 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 5 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 4 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 15 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 11 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 60 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 59 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 22,500 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 78 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 23 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 13 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 44 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 41 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 74 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 83 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 1,209 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 981 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,131 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,744 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 279 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 102 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,405 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,793 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 3,810 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.83%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Anchorage

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 16 12 11 31 7 10 16 27 31 28 27 19 31
Average high °C 14 5 -2 -4 -5 -3 2 8 14 18 20 18 7
Average temperature °C 10 2 -6 -8 -9 -7 -3 3 10 14 16 14 3
Average low °C 6 -2 -9 -12 -13 -12 -8 -1 5 9 12 10 -1
Record low °C -18 -26 -35 -46 -46 -43 -16 -4 -7 3 0 -12 -46
Rain Days 14 11 8 10 8 7 7 6 6 8 12 14 111
Snow Days 0 3 8 11 10 7 7 3 1 0 0 0 48
Fog Days 6 8 11 14 12 10 5 4 1 2 4 5 82
Thunderstorms Days 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4
Snowfall Cm. 1 19 23 29 20 32 18 6 0 0 0 0 148
Average precipitation Mm. 81 46 28 51 20 20 15 10 20 31 53 79 455
Relative humidity % 76 77 79 80 80 77 66 61 58 64 72 75 72
Relative humidity morning % 78 75 74 77 71 69 68 70 68 71 77 81 73
Relative humidity evening % 64 66 72 77 71 67 56 53 51 56 64 66 64
Wind speed Km/h 6 5 5 5 5 5 7 7 8 8 7 6 6
Day Length Hours 14 11 8 7 8 10 13 16 19 22 20 17 14
Dew point °C 3 -3 -10 -10 -12 -13 -9 -5 0 5 8 8 -38
Growing degree-day °C 48 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 49 207 333 240 880
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 9 5 2 1 1 4 8 14 19 21 18 14 10
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Anchorage - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
2 kmMerrill FieldAnchorageM
4 kmElmendorf Air Force BaseAnchorageM
4 kmTed Stevens Anchorage International AirportAnchorageL
19 kmBirchwood AirportBirchwoodM
27 kmWasilla AirportWasillaM
37 kmPalmer Municipal AirportPalmerM
63 kmKenai Municipal AirportKenaiM
64 kmSoldotna AirportSoldotnaM
76 kmTalkeetna AirportTalkeetnaM
77 kmSeward AirportSewardM

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