General information about Kuala Lumpur
Country Malaysia
Region Kuala Lumpur 14
Population 1,453,975
Visitors 12,153,000/Year
Time Zone Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
Cost of living in Kuala Lumpur
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 138 276
Food 141 214
Transportation 19 43
Communications and utilities 59 54
Clothing 17 65
Sports and leisure 18 52
Total 391 703
Accommodation in Kuala Lumpur USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 139
Shared room in city centre 279
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 239
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 458
Coordinates of Kuala Lumpur
Time Zone Asia/Kuala_Lumpur
GMT +8
DST +8
Latitude 3.141200000
Longitude 101.686530000
Elevation (STRM3) 56 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Kuala Lumpur

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 17 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 3 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 4 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2 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. 16 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 3 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 14 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 4 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 4 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 24 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 6 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 35,753 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 37 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 6 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 4 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 55 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 31 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 66 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 61 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 573 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 299 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,045 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 521 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 45 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 39 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,496 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,300 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,018 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 4.65%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kuala Lumpur

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 38 37 36 33 38 38 37 36 35 37 37 39 39
Average high °C 33 33 32 32 33 33 34 34 33 33 33 33 33
Average temperature °C 28 28 28 28 28 28 29 29 29 29 28 28 28
Average low °C 24 24 24 23 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Record low °C 21 20 21 20 16 17 20 18 20 18 20 20 16
Rain Days 13 17 18 15 11 12 16 16 14 9 10 11 162
Fog Days 18 20 21 24 25 22 24 23 22 18 19 18 254
Thunderstorms Days 18 20 20 17 13 15 20 24 20 13 15 14 209
Average precipitation Mm. 198 280 330 261 190 210 274 299 243 129 141 169 2724
Relative humidity % 80 85 85 85 80 80 80 85 80 80 80 80 82
Relative humidity morning % 95 96 97 96 96 96 96 96 96 95 95 95 96
Relative humidity evening % 71 73 76 72 66 66 68 73 71 66 66 65 69
Wind speed Km/h 9 8 8 6 9 12 6 6 9 9 12 12 9
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 23 23 23 22 22 22 23 23 23 23 23 22 272
Growing degree-day °C 543 561 536 547 552 520 578 566 586 560 563 565 6676
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 18 17 15 14 16 18 19 19 18 18 18 18 17
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Kuala Lumpur - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
10 kmSultan Abdul Aziz Shah International AirportSubangM
27 kmKuala Lumpur International AirportKuala LumpurL
72 kmMalacca AirportMalaccaM
107 kmSultan Azlan Shah AirportIpohM
107 kmPinang Kampai AirportDumai-Sumatra IslandM
114 kmKuantan AirportKuantanM
135 kmKluang AirportKluangM
154 kmKerteh AirportKertehM
172 kmSenai International AirportJohor BahruM
172 kmPulau Tioman AirportPulau TiomanM

Cities close to Kuala Lumpur

Showing 1-10 of 150 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km MalaysiaKuala LumpurKuala Lumpur1,453,975391 USD5.04.54.3
29 km MalaysiaSelangorKuala Selangor55,887390 USD7.97.58.1
10 km MalaysiaSelangorShah Alam481,654
5 km MalaysiaSelangorPetaling Jaya520,698379 USD4.25.95.9
94 km MalaysiaPerakIpoh673,318
66 km MalaysiaMelakaMalacca180,671
158 km MalaysiaPenangGeorge Town300,000341 USD6.18.07.4
160 km MalaysiaJohorJohor Bahru802,489385 USD7.67.98.5
21 km MalaysiaNegeri SembilanKampung Baharu Nilai36,720
158 km MalaysiaTerengganuKuala Terengganu285,065