General information about Cairo
Country Egypt
Region Cairo 11
Population 7,734,614
Visitors 3,500,000/Year
Time Zone Africa/Cairo
Cost of living in Cairo
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 91 131
Food 109 204
Transportation 5 16
Communications and utilities 62 50
Clothing 21 82
Sports and leisure 20 62
Total 309 544
Accommodation in Cairo USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 92
Shared room in city centre 132
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 126
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 214
Coordinates of Cairo
Time Zone Africa/Cairo
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude 30.062630000
Longitude 31.249670000
Elevation (STRM3) 23 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Cairo

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 23 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 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 0 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 3 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 9 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 7 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 0 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 2 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 28,169 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 40 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 9 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 58 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 53 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 90 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 64 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 268 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 158 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 495 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 344 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 26 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 46 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 835 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 438 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 314 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 11.39%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Cairo

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 43 38 35 28 30 33 37 42 43 45 42 41 45
Average high °C 33 30 25 21 19 21 24 28 32 35 34 34 28
Average temperature °C 25 22 18 14 12 13 16 20 24 27 28 27 21
Average low °C 20 18 13 10 8 9 11 14 17 19 21 21 15
Record low °C 16 0 2 0 0 0 2 7 12 15 17 18 0
Fog Days 17 15 11 12 11 7 9 7 8 11 20 23 151
Average precipitation Mm. 0 1 3 5 7 4 3 2 1 0 0 0 26
Relative humidity % 60 60 63 64 63 59 56 48 46 49 57 61 57
Relative humidity morning % 83 81 77 75 74 71 72 68 71 76 83 85 76
Relative humidity evening % 38 40 48 53 50 42 37 30 26 27 35 38 39
Wind speed Km/h 13 13 11 11 12 13 15 14 15 15 14 12 13
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 11 11 12 12 13 14 15 14 14 13
Dew point °C 18 15 12 8 7 7 8 10 12 16 19 20 151
Growing degree-day °C 450 362 233 121 52 79 172 300 431 500 551 517 3766
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 21 16 12 11 12 14 18 23 25 28 26 25 19
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Cairo - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
7 kmAlmaza Air Force BaseCairoM
10 kmCairo International AirportCairoL
20 kmCairo West AirportEl CairoM
31 kmBilbeis Air BaseBilbeisM
36 kmBilbeis 2 AirfieldBilbeisM
53 kmGebel El Basur Air BaseM
57 kmBirma Air BaseTantaM
61 kmBeni Suef Air BaseBeni SuefM
62 kmAbu Suwayr Air BaseAbu SuwayrM
82 kmJiyanklis Air BaseJiyanklisM

Cities close to Cairo

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CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km EgyptCairoCairo7,734,614309 USD4.08.45.6
96 km EgyptAlexandriaAlexandria3,811,516305 USD5.96.97.1
4 km EgyptGizaGiza2,443,203
60 km EgyptBeni SuweifBani Suwayf189,624
173 km EgyptAsyutAsyut420,585
59 km EgyptDakahliaAl Mansurah420,195
247 km EgyptQenaQina235,362
71 km EgyptBeheiraDamanhur227,943
34 km EgyptSharqiaZagazig285,097
62 km EgyptIsmailiaIsmailia284,813