General information about Istanbul
CountryTurkey
Region Istanbul 34
Population11,174,257
Visitors12,414,000/year
Time ZoneEurope/Istanbul
Cost of living in Istanbul, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 138 252
Food 113 212
Transportation 45 83
Communications and utilities 47 62
Clothing 17 64
Sports and leisure 22 90
Accommodation in Istanbul, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre139
Shared room in city centre255
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre225
1 bedroom apartment in city centre420
Coordinates of Istanbul
Time ZoneEurope/Istanbul
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude41.013840000
Longitude28.949660000
Elevation (STRM3)39 m.
Location on map - Istanbul

Cost of living and prices in Istanbul

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 5.6 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 22.5 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4.8 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3.2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.9 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.8 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.3 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.5 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.5 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.9 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0.8 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.8 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 6.3 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 4.1 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.9 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 9.7 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.0 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.6 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.5 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.8 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 56.3 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.0 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.6 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 6.8 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.5 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 23,186.5 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 44.2 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 22.4 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5.8 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 45.8 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 31.0 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 69.7 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 67.4 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 524.9 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 281.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 956.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 520.9 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 93.9 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 18.4 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,410.2 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,045.5 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 725.8 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 12.58%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Istanbul

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C32332719171825273137373737
Average high°C241913107810152025272717
Average temperature°C1915118656101520232313
Average low°C16128522481216181910
Record low°C52-2-3-8-8-6038108-8
FogDays161921212320242118151515228
ThunderstormsDays23211111243223
Average precipitationMm.3157851139562585130282222654
Relative humidity%70808080808075757070657075
Relative humidity morning%82838181828183818483838482
Relative humidity evening%53616671716865615955515261
Wind speedKm/h19161717161917171717192018
Day LengthHours13121010101112141516151413
Dew point°C13106311261013161697
Growing degree-day°C26715517000001553003963961686
Solar radiation, globalMj/m21810655813172326272315
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Istanbul - Closest airports

Cities close to Istanbul

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CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km TurkeyIstanbulIstanbul11,174,257382 USD5.79.46.2
190 km TurkeyAnkaraAnkara3,517,182288 USD6.59.27.0
177 km TurkeyİzmirIzmir2,500,603293 USD6.78.68.6
49 km TurkeyBursaBursa1,412,701249 USD8.59.19.2
459 km TurkeyGaziantepGaziantep1,065,975
331 km TurkeyKayseriKayseri592,840
250 km TurkeyKonyaKonya875,530
366 km TurkeyMersinMercin537,842
103 km TurkeyEskişehirEskisehir514,869
488 km TurkeyTrabzonTrabzon244,083