General information about Seoul
CountryRepublic of Korea
Region Seoul 11
Population10,349,312
Visitors8,826,200/year
Time ZoneAsia/Seoul
Cost of living in Seoul, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $497 $682
Food $330 $468
Transportation $40 $108
Communications and utilities $74 $107
Clothing $27 $98
Sports and leisure $32 $95
Accommodation in Seoul, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$497
Shared room in city centre$681
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$514
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$777
Coordinates of Seoul
Time ZoneAsia/Seoul
GMT +9
DST +9
Latitude37.566000000
Longitude126.978400000
Elevation (STRM3)38 m.

Cost of living and prices in Seoul

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 4.9 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 28.2 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4.2 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.6 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3.3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.8 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2.4 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.4 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.8 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.5 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 3.1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.8 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 16.0 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5.8 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 5.6 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 3.7 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 4.8 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 14.1 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.6 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.4 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.9 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 40.5 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.1 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.8 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 7.2 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 23,698.5 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 50.8 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8.1 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 7.0 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 52.0 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 37.7 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 69.3 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 106.7 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 777.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 514.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,065.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,507.1 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 143.2 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.1 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 18.9 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 9,679.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 4,654.3 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,694.2 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 3.0 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Seoul

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C31282214121521283133363636
Average high°C2518103039162226272816
Average temperature°C211570-205121722252512
Average low°C17103-2-6-317121721228
Record low°C6-1-110-18-16-11-2651216-18
RainDays108964481010131815115
SnowDays00268630000025
FogDays222624262522262224262523291
ThunderstormsDays1100000111229
Average precipitationMm.12040402020203070701102602101010
Relative humidity morning%85817674727274758085908779
Relative humidity evening%56495154525047465058706654
Wind speedKm/h644912121212129669
Day LengthHours13121110101112141515151413
Dew point°C1570-6-9-7-23915202065
Growing degree-day°C33314600000672333584564822076
Solar radiation, globalMj/m2151398101316192017141414
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Location on map - Seoul

Location on map - Seoul

Seoul - Closest airports

Cities close to Seoul

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  Month   
0 km Republic of KoreaSeoulSeoul10,349,3121251 USD7.36.98.5
78 km Republic of KoreaDaejeonDaejeon1,475,221
178 km Republic of KoreaBusanBusan3,678,555887 USD9.05.99.0
128 km Republic of KoreaDaeguDaegu2,566,540
145 km Republic of KoreaGwangjuGwangju1,416,938
135 km Republic of KoreaGyeongsangbuk-doGyeongsan-si129,903
61 km Republic of KoreaChungcheongbuk-doCheongju-si634,596
46 km Republic of KoreaChungcheongnam-doCheonan365,114
17 km Republic of KoreaGyeonggi-doSuwon-si1,242,724
15 km Republic of KoreaIncheonIncheon2,628,000