General information about Sharjah
Country United Arab Emirates
region Ash Shāriqah 06
Population 543,733
Time Zone Asia/Dubai
Cost of living in Sharjah
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 312 394
Food 156 273
Transportation 65 125
Communications and utilities 137 140
Clothing 20 76
Sports and leisure 35 115
Total 726 1,124
Accommodation in Sharjah USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 315
Shared room in city centre 398
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 561
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 711
Coordinates of Sharjah
Time Zone Asia/Dubai
GMT +4
DST +4
Latitude 25.337370000
Longitude 55.412060000
Elevation (STRM3) 6 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Sharjah

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 27 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 12 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 82 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 8 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 21,101 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 68 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 19 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 10 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 50 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 41 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 84 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 78 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 888 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 701 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,494 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,183 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 150 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 83 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,557 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,531 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 2,019 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 6.50%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Sharjah

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 45 41 37 31 31 33 41 42 46 47 48 47 48
Average high °C 38 35 30 25 23 24 28 32 37 40 41 40 33
Average temperature °C 31 27 23 20 18 18 21 24 28 30 33 33 26
Average low °C 25 21 17 14 12 13 16 19 23 25 28 28 20
Record low °C 18 13 8 3 3 6 8 11 12 20 22 22 3
Rain Days 0 0 1 5 4 6 6 3 1 0 1 1 28
Fog Days 5 6 2 2 3 4 4 3 3 4 2 2 40
Thunderstorms Days 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 5
Average precipitation Mm. 0 0 12 25 23 23 13 4 0 0 1 0 101
Relative humidity % 60 60 60 65 65 65 60 55 50 55 55 55 59
Relative humidity morning % 78 82 82 85 85 84 79 70 61 68 65 71 76
Relative humidity evening % 45 46 46 52 50 50 45 38 36 39 41 44 44
Wind speed Km/h 16 6 8 12 12 17 17 17 12 12 12 14 13
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 11 11 12 12 13 14 14 14 13 13
Dew point °C 21 18 15 12 11 11 12 14 16 20 22 22 194
Growing degree-day °C 617 517 383 310 241 220 327 417 551 600 706 706 5595
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 23 20 16 13 14 17 19 24 27 28 25 24 21
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Sharjah - Closest airports

Cities close to Sharjah

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CountryregionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
21 km United Arab EmiratesDubaiDubai1,137,3471,214 USD7.03.59.4
77 km United Arab EmiratesAbu DhabiAbu Dhabi603,4921,126 USD7.92.910.0
5 km United Arab EmiratesAjmanAjman226,172
0 km United Arab EmiratesAsh ShāriqahSharjah543,733726 USD5.89.56.2
71 km United Arab EmiratesAbu DhabiAl Ain408,733
40 km United Arab EmiratesRaʼs al KhaymahRas al-Khaimah115,949
16 km United Arab EmiratesUmm al QaywaynUmm al Qaywayn44,411
50 km United Arab EmiratesAsh ShāriqahKhawr Fakkan33,575
26 km United Arab EmiratesAsh ShāriqahAdh Dhayd24,716
164 km United Arab EmiratesAbu DhabiAr Ruways16,000