General information about Kolkata
CountryIndia
Region West Bengal 28
Region 2Kolkata 342
Population4,631,392
Visitors2,064,000/year
Time ZoneAsia/Kolkata
Cost of living in Kolkata, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $59 $109
Food $79 $139
Transportation $3 $15
Communications and utilities $33 $33
Clothing $13 $50
Sports and leisure $11 $41
Accommodation in Kolkata, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$59
Shared room in city centre$109
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$78
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$132
Coordinates of Kolkata
Time ZoneAsia/Kolkata
GMT +5.5
DST +5.5
Latitude22.562630000
Longitude88.363040000
Elevation (STRM3)11 m.

Popular places and attractions of Kolkata

Gariahat Junction Gariahat Junction
Gariahat Junction
Plaza
7.5
Golpark Golpark
Golpark
Plaza
6.9
Ballygunge Phari Ballygunge Phari
Ballygunge Phari
Plaza
6.6
M. P. Birla Planetarium M. P. Birla Planetarium
M. P. Birla Planetarium
Planetarium
6.5
Victoria Memorial Victoria Memorial
Victoria Memorial
History Museum
9.0
Dhakuria Bridge Dhakuria Bridge
Dhakuria Bridge
Bridge

Parks, gardens and green spaces in Kolkata

Rabindra Sarobar Lake Rabindra Sarobar Lake
Rabindra Sarobar Lake
Lake
Triangular Park Triangular Park
Triangular Park
Park
Central Park Central Park
Central Park
Park

Cost of living and prices in Kolkata

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 2.4 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 11.1 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 3.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.0 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.7 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.2 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.1 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 1.1 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.3 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 0.7 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0.5 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.4 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 0.5 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.5 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 3.9 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 0.6 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 6.0 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.0 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.7 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 1.7 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 3.1 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 0.3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 1.2 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.8 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 9,579.7 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 15.6 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 6.8 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 3.0 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 28.1 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 29.2 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 40.3 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 30.0 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 132.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 78.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 330.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 180.2 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 28.3 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 16.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 998.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 490.0 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 333.7 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 8.1 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kolkata

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C37363231323742414342373943
Average high°C32312926262933363634323231
Average temperature°C29282420202328313130292927
Average low°C26241915141722252727262622
Record low°C1715125871116182122185
RainDays1463123361114191698
FogDays37815161072101171
ThunderstormsDays105000236898960
Average precipitationMm.28313617713273853922573083561586
Relative humidity morning%94939090918888909092949491
Relative humidity evening%76624945444341505971787958
Wind speedKm/h6444446898666
Day LengthHours13121211111212131414141313
Dew point°C252318131215182325262626250
Growing degree-day°C181713101012172021201818192
Solar radiation, globalMj/m215161615151821222118161517
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Location on map - Kolkata

Kolkata - Closest airports

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