General information about Kaohsiung
CountryTaiwan
Region Takao 02
Region 2Kaohsiung KHH
Population1,519,711
Time ZoneAsia/Taipei
Cost of living in Kaohsiung
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 102 155
Food 189 258
Transportation 23 72
Communications and utilities 44 46
Clothing 24 94
Sports and leisure 18 63
Total400687
Accommodation in Kaohsiung USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre104
Shared room in city centre157
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre162
1 bedroom apartment in city centre238
Coordinates of Kaohsiung
Time ZoneAsia/Taipei
GMT +8
DST +8
Latitude22.616260000
Longitude120.313330000
Elevation (STRM3)9 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Kaohsiung

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 2.5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 15.8 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 3.8 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.6 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.1 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.9 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.6 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.9 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.4 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.8 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.6 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.3 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.7 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 12.4 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.8 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.8 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.6 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 11.2 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.4 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.7 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.6 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 28.4 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.7 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.6 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 8.7 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.8 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 29,832.4 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 29.4 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8.7 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 7.9 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 98.2 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 37.8 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 74.7 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 89.8 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 297.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 202.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 586.9 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 388.3 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 47.4 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.3 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 23.4 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,581.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,106.8 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,338.8 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 2.11%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kaohsiung

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugYear
Record high°C33333230313032333435343535
Average high°C30272320181821242730323225
Average temperature°C27242117161618212427282822
Average low°C24211814131315182124252519
Record low°C18138633811151921213
RainDays6111112451191153
FogDays23246365442243
SnowfallCm.0000000000000
Average precipitationMm.1008050303050706080708090790
Relative humidity%80808080858585858080758081
Day LengthHours13121111111212131414141313
Dew point°C232117151313162022242525234
Growing degree-day°C4173292163781742203444175335495675334678
Solar radiation, globalMj/m218161311111214171920222016
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Kaohsiung - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
4 kmKaohsiung International AirportKaohsiung CityL
6 kmZuoying Naval AirfieldKaohsiung CityM
10 kmPingtung South AirportPingtungM
12 kmGangshan Air Force BaseGangshanM
12 kmPingtung North AirportPingtungM
24 kmTainan AirportTainan CityM
48 kmHengchun AirportHengchungM
51 kmTaitung AirportTaitung CityM
57 kmChihhang Air BaseTaitung CityM
59 kmChiayi AirportChiayi CityM

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