General information about Leuven
Country Belgium
Region Flanders VLG
Region 2Provincie Vlaams-Brabant VBR
Region 3Arrondissement Leuven 24
Region 4Leuven 24062
Population 92,892
Time Zone Europe/Brussels
Cost of living in Leuven
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 256 347
Food 304 528
Transportation 33 142
Communications and utilities 90 93
Clothing 30 112
Sports and leisure 24 84
Total 737 1,307
Accommodation in Leuven USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 259
Shared room in city centre 351
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 488
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 572
Coordinates of Leuven
Time Zone Europe/Brussels
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude 50.879590000
Longitude 4.700930000
Elevation (STRM3) 28 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Leuven

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 11 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 71 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 10 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 29 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 12 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 8 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 7 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 41 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 4 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 2 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 19 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 22,935 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 38 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 11 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 11 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 97 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 40 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 101 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 136 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 715 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 609 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,315 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 970 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 100 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 51 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 3,265 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,177 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,843 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.75%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Leuven

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 31 25 18 16 15 17 21 27 30 33 35 35 35
Average high °C 18 14 8 6 5 5 9 12 17 19 22 22 13
Average temperature °C 15 11 6 4 3 3 6 8 12 15 17 17 10
Average low °C 11 7 3 2 1 0 3 4 8 11 13 12 6
Record low °C 2 -2 -7 -13 -17 -13 -7 -3 -1 3 5 7 -17
Rain Days 16 18 19 20 20 14 20 19 19 18 17 16 216
Snow Days 0 0 2 5 7 7 4 3 0 0 0 0 28
Fog Days 13 14 13 15 13 15 14 13 12 12 11 14 159
Thunderstorms Days 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 5 5 5 4 29
Average precipitation Mm. 60 80 60 60 80 50 80 50 70 70 50 40 750
Relative humidity % 80 85 90 90 85 85 80 75 75 75 75 75 81
Relative humidity morning % 91 92 90 88 88 88 88 87 86 87 88 89 89
Relative humidity evening % 65 72 80 83 81 73 68 59 59 62 61 58 68
Wind speed Km/h 19 14 22 22 25 16 22 14 12 16 16 16 18
Day Length Hours 13 11 10 9 9 11 13 15 16 17 17 15 13
Dew point °C 11 7 3 2 1 0 2 3 7 11 12 12 71
Growing degree-day °C 150 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 86 158 241 233 902
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 10 6 3 2 3 5 9 13 18 18 18 16 10
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Leuven - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
9 kmBeauvechain Air BaseBeauvechainM
10 kmBrussels AirportBrusselsL
24 kmAntwerp International Airport (Deurne)AntwerpM
31 kmBrussels South Charleroi AirportBrusselsL
37 kmLiège AirportLiègeL
39 kmKleine Brogel Air BaseKleine BrogelM
42 kmWoensdrecht Air BaseBergen Op ZoomM
43 kmChièvres Air BaseChièvresM
44 kmFlorennes Air BaseFlorennesM
47 kmMaastricht Aachen AirportMaastrichtL

Cities close to Leuven

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CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
13 km BelgiumBrussels CapitalBrussels1,019,022764 USD6.88.86.0
36 km BelgiumWalloniaLiege182,597
39 km BelgiumFlandersGent231,493664 USD8.45.66.3
38 km BelgiumWalloniaMons91,277
26 km BelgiumWalloniaNamur106,284
23 km BelgiumFlandersAntwerpen459,805676 USD8.46.58.8
0 km BelgiumFlandersLeuven92,892737 USD8.79.47.7
24 km BelgiumFlandersHasselt69,222
59 km BelgiumFlandersBrugge116,709
52 km BelgiumWalloniaTournai67,721