General information about Kigali
Country Rwanda
Region Kigali 12
Region 2Nyarugenge District 11
Region 3Nyarugenge 1109
Region 4Kiyovu 110903
Population 745,261
Time Zone Africa/Kigali
Cost of living in Kigali
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 141 164
Food 124 213
Transportation 8 113
Communications and utilities 292 209
Clothing 12 46
Sports and leisure 22 63
Total 598 809
Accommodation in Kigali USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 142
Shared room in city centre 165
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 196
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 338
Coordinates of Kigali
Time Zone Africa/Kigali
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude -1.949950000
Longitude 30.058850000
Elevation (STRM3) 1542 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Kigali

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 25 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 6 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 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 0 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 12 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 1 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 10 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 4 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 4 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 7,968 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 42 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 6 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 6 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 30 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 32 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 37 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 53 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 422 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 245 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 621 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 534 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 46 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 233 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 6,130 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 9,194 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 291 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 19.00%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kigali

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 31 31 31 30 32 30 31 32 32 31 31 32 32
Average high °C 25 23 22 23 23 23 23 22 23 23 24 25 23
Average temperature °C 22 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 22 21
Average low °C 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 19 18
Record low °C 12 13 13 11 11 11 13 13 13 11 12 12 11
Rain Days 6 7 9 8 6 5 8 10 7 2 1 4 73
Fog Days 2 2 6 8 7 6 7 8 5 2 1 1 55
Thunderstorms Days 7 10 9 5 5 6 8 6 4 1 1 3 65
Average precipitation Mm. 95 111 116 71 71 78 140 159 122 20 8 57 1048
Relative humidity % 70 75 79 80 78 79 80 83 82 75 69 66 76
Relative humidity morning % 87 91 95 95 92 95 94 96 93 85 77 76 90
Relative humidity evening % 52 58 64 61 59 58 62 66 62 51 44 43 57
Wind speed Km/h 9 9 9 9 8 8 8 8 8 8 9 9 9
Day Length Hours 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 12 12 12
Dew point °C 14 15 16 15 15 15 16 16 16 13 12 12 175
Growing degree-day °C 358 353 325 336 353 314 344 325 344 333 362 379 4127
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 18 17 16 16 18 19 18 17 17 17 19 18 18
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Kigali - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
6 kmKigali International AirportKigaliM
58 kmGisenyi AirportGisenyiM
60 kmGoma International AirportGomaM
87 kmKamembe AirportKamembeM
90 kmBukavu Kavumu AirportM
108 kmBujumbura International AirportBujumburaM
201 kmMwanza AirportMwanzaM
215 kmEntebbe International AirportKampalaM
243 kmBunia AirportM
277 kmKalemie AirportM

Cities close to Kigali

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   Month1-101-101-10
0 km RwandaKigaliKigali745,261598 USD6.07.78.5
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30 km RwandaSouthern ProvinceNyanza0
37 km RwandaNorthern ProvinceMusanze86,685
44 km RwandaSouthern ProvinceNzega33,832
43 km RwandaWestern ProvinceKibuye48,024
32 km RwandaEastern ProvinceKibungo46,240
76 km RwandaWestern ProvinceCyangugu63,883
50 km RwandaWestern ProvinceGisenyi83,623