General information about Riyadh
CountrySaudi Arabia
Region Ar Riyāḑ 10
Population4,205,961
Visitors4,632,000/year
Time ZoneAsia/Riyadh
Cost of living in Riyadh, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 156 221
Food 130 234
Transportation 43 88
Communications and utilities 57 50
Clothing 22 84
Sports and leisure 48 174
Accommodation in Riyadh, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre158
Shared room in city centre223
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre258
1 bedroom apartment in city centre374
Coordinates of Riyadh
Time ZoneAsia/Riyadh
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude24.687730000
Longitude46.721850000
Elevation (STRM3)612 m.

Location on map - Riyadh

Cost of living and prices in Riyadh

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 4.5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 26.7 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5.3 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.2 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.8 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.5 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.5 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.8 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.0 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.5 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5.2 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5.1 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.8 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.5 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 53.3 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.6 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.7 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 10.7 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.2 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 16,001.4 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 82.9 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 30.0 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 18.7 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 50.2 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 59.9 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 84.0 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 81.6 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 467.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 322.2 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 836.9 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 591.6 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 33.5 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.1 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 39.4 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,245.7 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 744.1 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 2,146.0 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 4.02%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Riyadh

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C43413530313537424547474647
Average high°C40342721192226323841424232
Average temperature°C31262015141620253033343425
Average low°C2520151181115202527282819
Record low°C161271-1051117202222-1
FogDays01254321000018
ThunderstormsDays0001112210008
Average precipitationMm.01712156303010000111
Relative humidity%15254050504035302015151529
Relative humidity morning%21314660605247432919161837
Relative humidity evening%9132233322724191388818
Wind speedKm/h169912121414161619171714
Day LengthHours13121111111212131414141313
Dew point°C01231024300117
Growing degree-day°C6174823001551211573104506206837417415376
Solar radiation, globalMj/m223191512141719222528272621
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Riyadh - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountryType
2 kmRiyadh Air BaseRiyadhM
19 kmKing Khaled International AirportRiyadhL
69 kmPrince Sultan Air BaseM
146 kmDawadmi Domestic AirportDawadmiM
164 kmDawadmi Domestic AirportM
178 kmAl Ahsa AirportM
215 kmGassim AirportM
228 kmKing Fahd International AirportAd DammamL
233 kmJubail AirportJubailM
234 kmKing Khaled Military City AirportKing Khaled Military CityM

Cities close to Riyadh

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CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month   
nan km Saudi ArabiaAr RiyāḑRiyadh4,205,961456 USD7.34.88.9
456 km Saudi ArabiaMakkahJeddah2,867,446447 USD6.25.07.7
178 km Saudi ArabiaAl-QassimBuraydah391,336
211 km Saudi ArabiaEastern ProvinceAl Jubayl237,2749.05.99.0
388 km Saudi ArabiaAl Madīnah al MunawwarahMedina1,300,000
588 km Saudi ArabiaTabukTabuk455,450
211 km Saudi ArabiaEastern ProvinceDammam768,602481 USD7.38.28.2
160 km Saudi ArabiaEastern ProvinceAl Hufuf293,179
212 km Saudi ArabiaEastern ProvinceKhobar165,799466 USD4.79.74.2
207 km Saudi ArabiaEastern ProvinceDhahran99,540