General information about Islamabad
CountryPakistan
Region Islāmābād 08
Population601,600
Time ZoneAsia/Karachi
Cost of living in Islamabad, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 85 156
Food 86 148
Transportation 9 48
Communications and utilities 60 64
Clothing 15 57
Sports and leisure 18 68
Accommodation in Islamabad, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre86
Shared room in city centre158
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre100
1 bedroom apartment in city centre208
Coordinates of Islamabad
Time ZoneAsia/Karachi
GMT +5
DST +5
Latitude33.721480000
Longitude73.043290000
Elevation (STRM3)579 m.
Location on map - Islamabad

Cost of living and prices in Islamabad

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 2.4 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 11.5 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5.3 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.3 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 1.8 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.5 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.6 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.0 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.0 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.4 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.4 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.6 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 6.5 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 2.6 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 1.2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 11.0 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.0 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.8 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 1.0 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.7 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 17,170.3 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 35.6 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 15.1 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 4.8 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 34.5 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 37.0 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 68.8 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 50.5 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 259.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 125.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 591.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 323.5 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 75.8 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 34.7 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 945.7 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 641.1 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 314.8 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 12.24%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Islamabad

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C40403228273232384747464247
Average high°C31282217151721283336323126
Average temperature°C27221611101217232831292821
Average low°C22161065712172225262516
Record low°C127-1-2-5-1-278161818-5
RainDays5102444323111251
FogDays1171613510001146
ThunderstormsDays5411125455101053
Average precipitationMm.90201040505060504030250250940
Relative humidity%70606570706560504050707562
Relative humidity morning%85858588888582746263828981
Relative humidity evening%50424549484545332730566244
Wind speedKm/h6868891212129989
Day LengthHours13121110111112141415151413
Dew point°C1913733471112162223140
Growing degree-day°C517388183600712154005606006035684165
Solar radiation, globalMj/m221181310111316212527242118
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Islamabad - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountryType
8 kmBenazir Bhutto International AirportIslamabadL
16 km(Under construction) New Islamabad International AirportIslamabadL
38 kmMinhas Air BaseKamraM
44 kmRawalakot AirportRawalakotM
50 kmMuzaffarabad AirportMuzaffarabadM
58 kmMangla AirportManglaM
66 kmRisalpur Air BaseRisalpurM
85 kmSaidu Sharif AirportSaidu SharifM
90 kmPeshawar International AirportPeshawarM
101 kmSheikh ul Alam AirportSrinagarM

Cities close to Islamabad

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   Month1-101-101-10
146 km PakistanPunjabLahore6,310,888252 USD4.96.56.2
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0 km PakistanIslāmābādIslamabad601,600274 USD5.79.96.4
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556 km PakistanSindhHyderabad1,386,330