General information about Johannesburg
Country South Africa
Region Gauteng 06
Region 2City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality JHB
Region 3City of Johannesburg JHB
Population 2,026,469
Visitors 4,872,000/Year
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
Cost of living in Johannesburg
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 192 261
Food 130 242
Transportation 29 74
Communications and utilities 93 87
Clothing 20 75
Sports and leisure 17 53
Total 481 792
Accommodation in Johannesburg USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 194
Shared room in city centre 264
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 284
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 375
Coordinates of Johannesburg
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude -26.202270000
Longitude 28.043630000
Elevation (STRM3) 1767 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Johannesburg

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 7 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 32 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1 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. 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. 6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5 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 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 37 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 5 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 20,857 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 31 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 55 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 40 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 79 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 75 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 469 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 355 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 989 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 727 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 75 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 61 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 940 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 665 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,413 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 10.07%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Johannesburg

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 30 31 32 32 32 33 31 28 27 23 22 26 33
Average high °C 24 25 26 27 27 26 25 23 20 18 18 21 23
Average temperature °C 15 17 18 19 19 19 17 15 12 10 10 12 15
Average low °C 7 10 12 14 14 14 12 7 2 0 -1 2 8
Record low °C -1 2 2 8 7 8 2 -2 -1 -7 -5 -2 -7
Fog Days 3 3 4 3 2 3 5 5 5 5 5 5 48
Thunderstorms Days 3 8 10 12 12 8 8 4 1 1 1 1 69
Average precipitation Mm. 27 69 125 137 150 122 105 53 22 7 9 10 836
Relative humidity % 47 54 62 63 66 67 66 64 56 54 50 46 58
Relative humidity morning % 68 77 82 84 85 88 85 80 70 70 68 66 77
Relative humidity evening % 34 42 49 51 52 54 53 47 38 38 34 32 44
Wind speed Km/h 12 12 12 10 9 8 8 7 8 8 8 10 9
Day Length Hours 12 13 14 14 14 13 13 12 11 11 11 12 13
Dew point °C 5 9 12 13 15 14 13 10 5 1 0 2 98
Growing degree-day °C 150 207 233 276 276 251 207 150 52 0 0 52 1852
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 22 22 23 24 24 23 21 18 17 15 16 19 20
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Johannesburg - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
7 kmRand AirportJohannesburgM
13 kmOR Tambo International AirportJohannesburgL
16 kmGrand Central AirportMidrandM
20 kmLanseria AirportJohannesburgM
26 kmVereeniging AirportVereenigingM
28 kmWaterkloof Air Force BasePretoriaM
40 kmWonderboom AirportPretoriaM
62 kmRustenburg AirportRustenburgM
68 kmPotchefstroom AirportPotchefstroomM
73 kmSecunda AirportSecundaM

Cities close to Johannesburg

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   Month1-101-101-10
0 km South AfricaGautengJohannesburg2,026,469481 USD6.59.23.2
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680 km South AfricaWestern CapeRondebosch15,158
200 km South AfricaOrange Free StateBloemfontein463,064
164 km South AfricaMpumalangaNelspruit110,159
480 km South AfricaEastern CapePort Elizabeth967,677424 USD
433 km South AfricaEastern CapeGrahamstown91,548
664 km South AfricaWestern CapeStellenbosch94,263