General information about Lugano
Country Switzerland
Region Ticino TI
Region 2Lugano District 2105
Region 3Lugano 5192
Population 26,365
Time Zone Europe/Zurich
Cost of living in Lugano
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 543 711
Food 282 646
Transportation 48 299
Communications and utilities 96 101
Clothing 33 123
Sports and leisure 58 237
Total 1,060 2,116
Accommodation in Lugano USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 548
Shared room in city centre 718
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 796
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,115
Coordinates of Lugano
Time Zone Europe/Zurich
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude 46.010080000
Longitude 8.960040000
Elevation (STRM3) 284 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Lugano

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 20 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 121 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 13 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 6 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 3 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 2 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 5 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 17 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 11 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 10 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 8 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 60 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 8 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 4 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 45 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 25,128 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 112 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 60 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 16 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 91 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 54 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 130 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 139 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 1,393 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 995 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,692 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 2,055 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 110 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 54 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 11,433 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 7,789 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 3,804 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 1.32%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Lugano

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 33 28 22 22 24 25 27 31 32 36 37 36 37
Average high °C 22 17 11 7 7 9 13 16 20 24 27 26 17
Average temperature °C 17 12 7 3 2 4 7 11 15 18 21 20 11
Average low °C 14 10 5 2 1 2 5 8 12 15 18 17 9
Record low °C 2 -2 -5 -12 -13 -13 -6 -2 -1 4 7 6 -13
Rain Days 9 0 9 8 7 7 7 10 0 0 9 0 66
Snow Days 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Fog Days 3 4 1 1 0 2 2 1 1 2 2 2 21
Average precipitation Mm. 178 181 139 78 68 64 111 152 192 184 161 180 1688
Relative humidity % 74 76 73 70 71 69 65 65 70 69 67 70 70
Wind speed Km/h 7 6 7 6 6 7 8 8 7 7 7 7 7
Monthly sunshine Hours 189 152 109 118 119 123 165 176 181 215 250 230 2027
Day Length Hours 13 11 10 9 10 11 13 14 16 16 16 15 13
Dew point °C 12 7 2 -1 -2 -2 0 3 8 11 13 14 65
Growing degree-day °C 200 52 0 0 0 0 0 17 155 233 327 310 1294
Atmosphere pressure Bar 985 986 984 984 985 983 982 980 982 983 983 983 11802
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 14 9 6 4 5 8 12 15 19 21 21 18 13
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Lugano - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
2 kmLugano AirportLuganoM
19 kmVarese-Venegono AirportVareseM
29 kmMalpensa International AirportMilanL
36 kmCameri Air Base [MIL]Cameri (NO)M
42 kmMilano Linate AirportMilanL
43 kmIl Caravaggio International AirportBergamoL
55 kmBiella-Cerrione AirportBiella (BI)M
55 kmVercelli AirportVercelliM
57 kmSamedan AirportM
67 kmCasale Monferrato AirportCasale MonferratoM

Cities close to Lugano

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   Month1-101-101-10
83 km SwitzerlandZurichZurich341,7301,368 USD8.88.49.5
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101 km SwitzerlandVaudLausanne116,7511,236 USD8.28.48.8
0 km SwitzerlandTicinoLugano26,3651,060 USD8.07.29.0
68 km SwitzerlandLucerneLuzern57,066
84 km SwitzerlandBernBern121,6311,118 USD8.28.48.8
87 km SwitzerlandSaint GallenSankt Gallen70,572
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