General information about Baghdad
Country Iraq
Region Baghdad 07
Region 2Al Rusafa 9166668
Population 7,216,000
Time Zone Asia/Baghdad
Cost of living in Baghdad
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 158 232
Food 118 243
Transportation 14 135
Communications and utilities 122 125
Clothing 17 60
Sports and leisure 26 93
Total 455 888
Accommodation in Baghdad USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 160
Shared room in city centre 235
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 240
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 344
Coordinates of Baghdad
Time Zone Asia/Baghdad
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude 33.340580000
Longitude 44.400880000
Elevation (STRM3) 41 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Baghdad

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 9 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 30 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 5 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. 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. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 10 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 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 17 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 5 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 10 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 15,000 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 46 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 17 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 9 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 35 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 28 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 77 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 69 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 430 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 300 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 879 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 599 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 135 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 73 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,910 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,125 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 838 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 16.67%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Baghdad

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 47 40 32 24 23 28 31 37 43 48 50 47 50
Average high °C 40 33 24 17 16 18 23 29 36 41 44 43 30
Average temperature °C 30 24 16 11 9 12 16 21 27 32 34 34 22
Average low °C 20 16 9 5 4 6 10 15 20 23 25 24 15
Record low °C 12 3 -2 -3 -3 -3 -1 6 10 17 16 17 -3
Fog Days 0 1 6 21 22 14 7 2 0 0 0 0 73
Thunderstorms Days 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 9
Average precipitation Mm. 0 3 19 27 27 24 26 19 8 0 0 0 153
Relative humidity % 29 40 57 71 72 63 52 44 32 24 23 26 44
Relative humidity morning % 43 53 70 85 86 81 73 60 48 38 36 41 60
Relative humidity evening % 13 21 34 54 53 43 34 25 16 11 10 12 27
Wind speed Km/h 37 34 32 34 36 41 44 44 45 53 57 50 42
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 11 11 11 12 14 14 15 15 14 13
Dew point °C 10 10 8 6 5 5 7 9 10 9 11 12 101
Growing degree-day °C 600 431 167 17 0 47 172 317 517 650 741 741 4398
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 20 14 11 9 11 15 18 19 23 27 25 24 18
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Baghdad - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
7 kmRasheed Air BaseM
11 kmBaghdad International AirportBaghdadL
15 kmAl Taji Army Air FieldTajiM
41 kmJoint Base BaladBaladM
46 kmAl Taqaddum Air BaseAl HabbaniyahM
58 kmSamarra East Air BaseM
60 kmSalum Air BaseM
99 kmUbaydah Bin Al Jarrah AirportAl CutM
104 kmAl Sahra Army Air FieldTikritM
110 kmTuz Khurmatu Air BaseM

Cities close to Baghdad

Showing 1-10 of 68 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km IraqBaghdadBaghdad7,216,000455 USD4.79.74.2
172 km IraqArbīlErbil932,800507 USD7.74.68.4
143 km IraqAs SulaymānīyahAs Sulaymaniyah723,170
242 km IraqBasraBasrah2,600,000
79 km IraqAn NajafNajaf482,576
55 km IraqAnbarRamadi274,539
87 km IraqWāsiţAl Kut315,162
223 km IraqDahūkDihok284,000
27 km IraqDiyāláBaqubah152,550
47 km IraqKarbalāʼKarbala434,450