General information about Christchurch
CountryNew Zealand
Region Canterbury E9
Region 2Christchurch City 060
Population363,926
Visitors1,700,000/year
Time ZonePacific/Auckland
Cost of living in Christchurch
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 338 379
Food 238 462
Transportation 57 192
Communications and utilities 105 113
Clothing 23 86
Sports and leisure 25 80
Total7851,312
Accommodation in Christchurch USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre341
Shared room in city centre382
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre593
1 bedroom apartment in city centre709
Coordinates of Christchurch
Time ZonePacific/Auckland
GMT +13
DST +12
Latitude-43.533330000
Longitude172.633330000
Elevation (STRM3)14 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Christchurch

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 14.3 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 64.3 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7.2 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 5.7 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 6.1 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 2.3 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1.9 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3.3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.6 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.6 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 3.3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.7 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2.1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.8 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.8 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.8 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 6.6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 9.6 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.6 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 10.7 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 4.6 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 4.5 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 15.7 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2.5 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 71.5 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2.3 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 42.9 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.4 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 21,444.5 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 40.4 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8.4 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 10.7 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 67.4 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 33.8 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 98.3 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 91.2 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 886.5 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 741.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,434.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,279.8 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 128.7 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.3 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 57.1 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,390.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,176.3 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,854.1 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 5.00%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Christchurch

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C26313135364234302723232342
Average high°C15171921232221181512111317
Average temperature°C10121416181716131077812
Average low°C57911121210852237
Record low°C0001431000000
RainDays9999988911121211116
SnowDays0000000000001
FogDays0000000111116
ThunderstormsDays0000000000001
Average precipitationMm.404040505040505060606050590
Relative humidity%75757070757575808585858078
Relative humidity morning%80797879818686899192928885
Relative humidity evening%62596058555961636669696762
Wind speedKm/h101111121211108988910
Monthly sunshineHours1702042242202381951911631401171271542141
Day LengthHours12141516161413111010101113
Dew point°C5578101097522373
Growing degree-day°C6681231892332011718100001071
Atmosphere pressureBar10141012101010111012101510151014101310131013101412156
Solar radiation, globalMj/m21318222323201610756914
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Christchurch - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountryType
6 kmChristchurch International AirportChristchurchL
88 kmTimaru AirportM
101 kmHokitika AirfieldM
125 kmOamaru AirportM
126 kmMount Cook AirportM
128 kmGlentanner AirportGlentanner StationM
134 kmPukaki AirportTwitzelM
135 kmWestport AirportM
153 kmWoodbourne AirportBlenheimM
157 kmNelson AirportNelsonM

Cities close to Christchurch

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   Month1-101-101-10
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167 km New ZealandOtagoDunedin114,347
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139 km New ZealandNelsonNelson59,200
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310 km New ZealandHawke's BayNapier56,787
370 km New ZealandWaikatoNgaruawahia5,106
165 km New ZealandWellingtonWellington381,900818 USD10.09.88.2