General information about Groningen
Country Netherlands
Region Groningen 04
Region 2Gemeente Groningen 0014
Population 181,194
Time Zone Europe/Amsterdam
Cost of living in Groningen
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 295 377
Food 182 395
Transportation 57 184
Communications and utilities 73 105
Clothing 26 96
Sports and leisure 18 77
Total 650 1,233
Accommodation in Groningen USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 298
Shared room in city centre 381
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 413
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 494
Coordinates of Groningen
Time Zone Europe/Amsterdam
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude 53.219170000
Longitude 6.566670000
Elevation (STRM3) 16 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Groningen

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 16 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 54 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 8 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 4 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 4 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 3 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3 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. 3 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 9 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 8 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 5 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 7 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 71 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 21 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 2 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 26,135 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 23 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 14 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 11 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 86 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 35 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 89 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 110 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 617 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 517 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,427 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,116 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 173 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 24 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,267 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,996 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.75%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Groningen

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 30 25 17 15 12 15 22 25 30 32 32 32 32
Average high °C 17 12 7 5 3 3 7 11 16 18 20 20 12
Average temperature °C 13 10 5 2 1 1 4 7 11 14 16 16 8
Average low °C 10 6 2 0 -1 -1 1 2 7 10 12 12 5
Record low °C 2 -2 -12 -16 -18 -16 -16 -5 -2 0 5 5 -18
Rain Days 21 21 23 23 21 15 21 19 21 21 22 20 248
Snow Days 0 0 3 8 11 10 7 3 0 0 0 0 42
Fog Days 19 21 19 20 20 19 20 20 20 18 17 21 234
Thunderstorms Days 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 4 5 5 5 29
Average precipitation Mm. 72 70 78 75 69 45 61 44 58 73 73 57 774
Relative humidity % 84 87 91 92 90 89 84 79 78 78 82 83 85
Relative humidity morning % 91 92 91 91 91 91 91 90 85 86 87 89 90
Relative humidity evening % 69 76 84 88 88 79 71 64 61 64 63 62 72
Wind speed Km/h 16 19 20 20 22 17 17 17 16 14 16 14 17
Day Length Hours 13 11 9 8 9 11 13 15 17 18 17 15 13
Dew point °C 10 7 3 1 0 -1 1 2 7 10 11 12 63
Growing degree-day °C 108 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 125 189 198 673
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 10 5 3 2 2 5 9 14 19 18 18 15 10
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Groningen - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
7 kmEelde AirportGroningenM
33 kmLeeuwarden Air BaseLeeuwardenM
51 kmWittmundhafen AirportM
59 kmJever Air BaseM
67 kmTwente AirfieldEnschedeM
68 kmLelystad AirportLelystadM
73 kmRheine Bentlage Air BaseM
77 kmDe Kooy AirportDen HelderM
85 kmDeelen Air BaseArnhemM
86 kmDiepholz Air BaseDiepholzM

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