General information about Durban
Country South Africa
Region KwaZulu-Natal 02
Region 2eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality ETH
Region 3Ethekwini ETH
Population 3,120,282
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
Cost of living in Durban
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 180 152
Food 115 220
Transportation 23 81
Communications and utilities 79 79
Clothing 17 64
Sports and leisure 17 47
Total 431 642
Accommodation in Durban USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 182
Shared room in city centre 153
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 265
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 247
Coordinates of Durban
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude -29.857900000
Longitude 31.029200000
Elevation (STRM3) 21 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Durban

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 7 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 29 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 1 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. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 4 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 4 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 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 29 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 9 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 17,676 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 32 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 3 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 48 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 34 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 66 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 63 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 309 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 331 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 575 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 683 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 80 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 48 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 598 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 638 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,145 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 9.47%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Durban

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 33 33 32 33 35 37 35 35 33 36 33 37 37
Average high °C 22 23 24 26 27 27 27 25 23 22 22 22 24
Average temperature °C 19 20 21 23 24 24 23 21 19 17 17 17 20
Average low °C 16 17 19 21 22 22 21 19 16 12 12 14 18
Record low °C 7 10 12 13 15 15 15 10 8 6 6 7 6
Fog Days 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 10
Thunderstorms Days 2 4 5 4 3 2 3 1 1 1 1 1 28
Average precipitation Mm. 70 104 112 111 141 117 117 72 56 26 35 50 1009
Relative humidity % 76 77 79 79 80 80 80 78 75 70 70 73 76
Relative humidity morning % 83 84 85 86 86 87 86 85 83 78 78 82 84
Relative humidity evening % 74 75 76 76 76 75 75 74 70 67 66 70 73
Wind speed Km/h 15 17 16 16 14 14 13 11 10 9 10 13 13
Day Length Hours 12 13 14 15 14 14 13 13 11 11 11 12 13
Dew point °C 15 16 17 19 20 20 20 17 14 11 11 13 193
Growing degree-day °C 267 304 333 397 425 390 409 339 276 204 202 229 3774
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 16 16 18 20 20 19 17 15 12 11 11 14 16
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Durban - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
6 kmVirginia AirportDurbanM
18 kmKing Shaka International AirportDurbanL
40 kmPietermaritzburg AirportPietermaritzburgM
80 kmMargate AirportMargateM
100 kmRichards Bay AirportRichards BayM
109 kmPrince Mangosuthu Buthelezi AirportUlundiM
117 kmLadysmith AirportLadysmithM
150 kmPort St Johns AirportPort St JohnsM
158 kmNewcastle AirportNewcastleM
161 kmHarrismith AirportHarrismithM

Cities close to Durban

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270 km South AfricaGautengJohannesburg2,026,469481 USD6.59.23.2
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0 km South AfricaKwaZulu-NatalDurban3,120,282431 USD6.48.83.3
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370 km South AfricaEastern CapePort Elizabeth967,677424 USD
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666 km South AfricaWestern CapeStellenbosch94,263