General information about Ho Chi Minh City
Country Vietnam
Region Ho Chi Minh City 20
Population 3,467,331
Visitors 3,900,000/Year
Time Zone Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh
Cost of living in Ho Chi Minh City
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 171 287
Food 138 202
Transportation 4 36
Communications and utilities 31 39
Clothing 17 63
Sports and leisure 14 47
Total 375 674
Accommodation in Ho Chi Minh City USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 173
Shared room in city centre 290
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 238
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 406
Coordinates of Ho Chi Minh City
Time Zone Asia/Ho_Chi_Minh
GMT +7
DST +7
Latitude 10.823020000
Longitude 106.629650000
Elevation (STRM3) 7 m.
Location on map

Cost of living and prices in Ho Chi Minh City

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 2 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 18 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1 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. 1 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0 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. 12 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 4 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 11 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 1 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 5 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 1 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 44,760 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 25 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 4 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 40 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 37 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 81 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 53 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 508 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 298 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,086 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 649 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 55 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 14 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,037 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,021 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 376 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 8.75%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Ho Chi Minh City

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 38 38 37 37 38 40 38 38 39 38 41 37 41
Average high °C 31 30 30 30 31 32 33 33 33 31 31 31 31
Average temperature °C 27 26 26 25 25 26 28 29 28 27 27 27 27
Average low °C 24 24 23 22 22 22 24 26 26 25 25 25 24
Record low °C 20 20 17 15 13 17 16 17 16 21 17 21 13
Rain Days 13 11 6 2 0 0 1 3 5 13 14 15 83
Fog Days 20 22 20 24 26 21 24 21 21 18 20 18 255
Thunderstorms Days 13 11 6 1 0 0 1 5 13 12 13 10 85
Average precipitation Mm. 342 261 119 48 12 2 6 53 216 313 295 271 1938
Relative humidity % 90 90 85 80 75 70 70 75 80 85 85 85 81
Relative humidity morning % 92 92 90 87 87 85 83 83 86 89 90 91 88
Relative humidity evening % 72 73 65 58 51 50 52 56 65 71 70 71 63
Wind speed Km/h 8 8 6 6 6 8 9 8 9 9 9 9 8
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 23 23 22 20 20 20 21 23 23 23 23 23 264
Growing degree-day °C 500 482 467 465 465 439 551 567 551 500 517 517 6021
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 16 17 17 18 20 22 22 22 19 17 17 16 19
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Ho Chi Minh City - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
2 kmTan Son Nhat International AirportHo Chi Minh CityL
81 kmCan Tho International AirportCan ThoM
118 kmRach Gia AirportRach GiaM
131 kmPhnom Penh International AirportPhnom PenhL
144 kmCo Ong AirportCon DaoM
151 kmCà Mau AirportCa Mau CityM
163 kmBuon Ma Thuot AirportBuon Ma ThuotM
171 kmKampong Chhnang AirportKampong ChhnangM
185 kmPhu Quoc International AirportPhu Quoc IslandM
192 kmStung Treng AirportStung TrengM

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