General information about Athens
CountryGreece
Region Attica ESYE31
Region 2Nomarchía Athínas 445408
Region 3Athens 9186
Population664,046
Visitors4,155,000/year
Time ZoneEurope/Athens
Cost of living in Athens, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $148 $134
Food $168 $335
Transportation $26 $89
Communications and utilities $72 $103
Clothing $24 $89
Sports and leisure $19 $84
Accommodation in Athens, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$147
Shared room in city centre$133
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$244
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$233
Coordinates of Athens
Time ZoneEurope/Athens
GMT +2
DST +3
Latitude37.979450000
Longitude23.716220000
Elevation70 m.
Elevation (STRM3)42 m.

Popular places and attractions of Athens

Одеон Герода Аттика (Ωδείο Ηρώδου Αττικού) Одеон Герода Аттика (Ωδείο Ηρώδου Αττικού)
Одеон Герода Аттика (Ωδείο Ηρώδου Αττικού)
Historic Site
9.7
Афинский Акрополь (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών) Афинский Акрополь (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)
Афинский Акрополь (Ακρόπολη Αθηνών)
Historic Site
9.6
Парфенон (Παρθενώνας) Парфенон (Παρθενώνας)
Парфенон (Παρθενώνας)
Historic Site
9.6
Mount Ymittos (Όρος Υμηττός) Mount Ymittos (Όρος Υμηττός)
Mount Ymittos (Όρος Υμηττός)
Mountain
9.5
Dionysiou Areopagitou (Διονυσίου Αρεοπαγίτου) Dionysiou Areopagitou (Διονυσίου Αρεοπαγίτου)
Dionysiou Areopagitou (Διονυσίου Αρεοπαγίτου)
Pedestrian Street/Plaza
9.5
Temple of Hephaistos (Ναός Ηφαίστου) Temple of Hephaistos (Ναός Ηφαίστου)
Temple of Hephaistos (Ναός Ηφαίστου)
Historic Site
9.5

Parks, gardens and green spaces in Athens

Lycabettus Hill (Λόφος Λυκαβηττού) Lycabettus Hill (Λόφος Λυκαβηττού)
Lycabettus Hill (Λόφος Λυκαβηττού)
Other Outdoors
9.5
Philopappos Hill (Λόφος Φιλοπάππου) Philopappos Hill (Λόφος Φιλοπάππου)
Philopappos Hill (Λόφος Φιλοπάππου)
Other Outdoors
9.5
Concert Hall Gardens (Κήπος Μεγάρου Μουσικής Αθηνών) Concert Hall Gardens (Κήπος Μεγάρου Μουσικής Αθηνών)
Concert Hall Gardens (Κήπος Μεγάρου Μουσικής Αθηνών)
Park
9.4
Национальный сад (Εθνικός Κήπος) Национальный сад (Εθνικός Κήπος)
Национальный сад (Εθνικός Κήπος)
Park
9.3
Zappeion Gardens (Ζάππειος Κήπος) Zappeion Gardens (Ζάππειος Κήπος)
Zappeion Gardens (Ζάππειος Κήπος)
Garden
9.3

Cost of living and prices in Athens

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 9.6 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 30.5 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5.2 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3.1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.5 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.8 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.7 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.7 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.6 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.5 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 7.6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.0 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 6.1 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.4 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.5 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1.2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 26.2 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.6 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.6 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 10.3 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.2 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 15,704.2 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 24.7 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 16.6 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 6.5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 63.7 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 27.4 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 68.7 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 77.2 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 233.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 244.2 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 405.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 447.6 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 132.7 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 18.1 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,219.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,351.5 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 619.0 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.9 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Athens

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C37332620212225273337424042
Average high°C28231915141416192429323222
Average temperature°C231814119911152024272717
Average low°C2016129778111620232314
Record low°C12200-2-3-237121610-3
RainDays49111413121210742298
SnowDays0001221000006
FogDays455565108742263
ThunderstormsDays13321222221122
Average precipitationMm.1346626854413923211257391
Relative humidity%53626970696866635953474760
Relative humidity morning%64717676757576757368595871
Relative humidity evening%47576465636260585448424155
Wind speedKm/h7777887666887
Day LengthHours13121110101112141515151413
Dew point°C131186335811141414110
Growing degree-day°C3832411171700171503104175175172686
Solar radiation, globalMj/m21912756913192428282516
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Location on map - Athens

Location on map - Athens

Athens - Closest airports

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0 km GreeceAtticaAthens664,046570 USD5.89.56.2
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95 km GreeceWest GreecePátrai168,034457 USD7.59.88.0
149 km GreeceCreteChania53,910467 USD
4 km GreeceAtticaPiraeus163,688
166 km GreeceWest MacedoniaKozani36,481
6 km GreeceAtticaAcharnes99,346
117 km GreeceThessalyLarissa144,651
6 km GreeceAtticaMarousi72,333
82 km GreeceCentral GreeceLamia52,006