General information about Port Elizabeth
Country South Africa
Region Eastern Cape 05
Region 2Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality NMA
Region 3Nelson Mandela Bay NMA
Population 967,677
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
Cost of living in Port Elizabeth
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 152 161
Food 130 232
Transportation 23 67
Communications and utilities 82 75
Clothing 21 77
Sports and leisure 16 54
Total 424 664
Accommodation in Port Elizabeth USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 154
Shared room in city centre 162
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 216
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 224
Coordinates of Port Elizabeth
Time Zone Africa/Johannesburg
GMT +2
DST +2
Latitude -33.917990000
Longitude 25.570070000
Elevation (STRM3) 37 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Port Elizabeth

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 6 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 29 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 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 1 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 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. 6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 29 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 7 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 20,553 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 31 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 53 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 39 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 82 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 84 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 281 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 271 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 609 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 577 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 60 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 55 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 938 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 697 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 785 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 10.34%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Port Elizabeth

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 38 38 33 35 36 36 33 35 35 30 32 33 38
Average high °C 18 20 21 23 24 24 23 22 21 20 18 18 21
Average temperature °C 16 17 18 20 22 22 21 19 17 15 14 15 18
Average low °C 12 13 15 17 18 19 17 15 12 10 10 11 14
Record low °C 2 6 6 7 12 12 7 7 5 2 0 -2 -2
Fog Days 2 2 2 2 2 3 4 4 3 3 4 2 33
Thunderstorms Days 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 10
Average precipitation Mm. 60 50 50 40 30 30 50 40 60 50 50 50 560
Relative humidity % 80 80 80 80 80 80 80 80 75 70 70 75 78
Relative humidity morning % 86 87 87 87 87 88 88 87 85 83 82 84 86
Relative humidity evening % 72 73 72 71 70 73 74 75 71 69 69 71 72
Wind speed Km/h 27 28 28 27 28 27 25 22 25 20 20 25 25
Day Length Hours 12 13 14 15 15 14 13 12 11 10 11 11 13
Dew point °C 11 12 13 15 17 17 16 15 11 9 8 10 154
Growing degree-day °C 175 215 258 327 362 337 336 275 215 158 138 155 2952
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 16 19 22 24 24 21 18 14 11 10 11 13 17
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Port Elizabeth - Closest airports

Total 9 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
5 kmPort Elizabeth AirportPort ElizabethM
121 kmBisho AirportBishoM
129 kmPlettenberg Bay AirportPlettenberg BayM
144 kmBen Schoeman AirportEast LondonM
158 kmQueenstown AirportQueenstownM
183 kmGeorge AirportGeorgeL
195 kmOudtshoorn AirportOudtshoornM
244 kmK. D. Matanzima AirportMthathaM
280 kmPort St Johns AirportPort St JohnsM

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0 km South AfricaEastern CapePort Elizabeth967,677424 USD
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