General information about Taipei
CountryTaiwan
Region Taipei 03
Region 2Taipei City TPE
Population7,871,900
Visitors9,045,800/year
Time ZoneAsia/Taipei
Cost of living in Taipei, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $201 $330
Food $254 $348
Transportation $25 $71
Communications and utilities $50 $55
Clothing $25 $95
Sports and leisure $28 $90
Accommodation in Taipei, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$201
Shared room in city centre$330
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$274
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$440
Coordinates of Taipei
Time ZoneAsia/Taipei
GMT +8
DST +8
Latitude25.047760000
Longitude121.531850000
Elevation (STRM3)10 m.

Popular places and attractions of Taipei

Top of Xiangshan (象山頂) Top of Xiangshan (象山頂)
Top of Xiangshan (象山頂)
Mountain
9.2
National Concert Hall (國家音樂廳) National Concert Hall (國家音樂廳)
National Concert Hall (國家音樂廳)
Concert Hall
8.8
陽明山 Yangmingshan 陽明山 Yangmingshan
陽明山 Yangmingshan
Mountain
8.8
Grand View Resort Beitou (北投麗禧溫泉酒店) Grand View Resort Beitou (北投麗禧溫泉酒店)
Grand View Resort Beitou (北投麗禧溫泉酒店)
Hot Spring
8.7
寶藏巖國際藝術村 寶藏巖國際藝術村
寶藏巖國際藝術村
Art Gallery
8.6
Taipei 101 Observatory (台北101觀景台) Taipei 101 Observatory (台北101觀景台)
Taipei 101 Observatory (台北101觀景台)
Scenic Lookout
8.6

Parks, gardens and green spaces in Taipei

Xiangshan Hiking Trail (象山登山步道) Xiangshan Hiking Trail (象山登山步道)
Xiangshan Hiking Trail (象山登山步道)
Trail
9.4
Daan Forest Park (大安森林公園) Daan Forest Park (大安森林公園)
Daan Forest Park (大安森林公園)
Park
9.1
Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914文創園區 Huashan1914) Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914文創園區 Huashan1914)
Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914文創園區 Huashan1914)
Other Outdoors
9.1
Dahu Park (大湖公園) Dahu Park (大湖公園)
Dahu Park (大湖公園)
Park
9.0
Songshan Cultural & Creative Park (松山文化創意園區) Songshan Cultural & Creative Park (松山文化創意園區)
Songshan Cultural & Creative Park (松山文化創意園區)
Park
8.8
Dajia River Park (大佳河濱公園) Dajia River Park (大佳河濱公園)
Dajia River Park (大佳河濱公園)
Park
8.8

Cost of living and prices in Taipei

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3.0 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 20.2 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 3.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.7 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.5 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.1 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.9 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.3 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.6 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.6 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.9 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.7 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 17.3 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.0 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.7 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 10.1 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.5 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2.4 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.5 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 25.3 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.8 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.5 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 6.1 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.6 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 24,017.6 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 41.0 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 9.4 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 7.6 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 68.8 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 31.7 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 67.7 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 80.3 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 440.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 274.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,001.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 609.6 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 52.1 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 20.7 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 7,976.4 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 4,130.9 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,721.5 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 1.7 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Taipei

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C36353230273132323637373737
Average high°C30262320181821252731333225
Average temperature°C27242017161618212527292922
Average low°C23211714121315182124252519
Record low°C16136205110151617180
RainDays151619171817201819171315204
FogDays181615182118242424232018239
ThunderstormsDays51000134488741
SnowfallCm.0000000000000
Average precipitationMm.2451076974921361671572102972392762069
Relative humidity%80757580808080808080757578
Relative humidity morning%88858484868889899090868787
Relative humidity evening%75767776777779777877717276
Wind speedKm/h16171716161717161614141616
Day LengthHours13121111111212131414141313
Dew point°C222016131212151721232323217
Growing degree-day°C5174313172241811732503504565336035864619
Solar radiation, globalMj/m21814977911141720252315
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Location on map - Taipei

Location on map - Taipei

Taipei - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountryType
 
2 kmTaipei Songshan AirportTaipei CityTaiwanM
19 kmChiang Kai-shek International AirportTaipeiTaiwanL
71 kmHualien AirportHualien CityTaiwanM
79 kmCingcyuangang AirportTaichung CityTaiwanM
99 kmYonaguni AirportJapanM
125 kmMatsu Nangan AirportNangang IslandTaiwanM
125 kmMatsu Beigan AirportBeigan IslandTaiwanM
131 kmChiayi AirportChiayi CityTaiwanM
132 kmFuzhou Changle International AirportFuzhouChinaL
158 kmMagong AirportMakung CityTaiwanM

Cities close to Taipei

Showing 1-10 of 21 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
  Month   
0 km TaiwanTaipeiTaipei7,871,900729 USD7.98.29.6
71 km TaiwanTaiwanTaichung1,040,725553 USD8.27.04.4
143 km TaiwanTaiwanTainan City771,235
160 km TaiwanTakaoKaohsiung1,519,711499 USD5.58.96.9
13 km TaiwanTaiwanTaoyuan City402,014
34 km TaiwanTaiwanHsinchu404,109
64 km TaiwanTaiwanHualien City350,468
97 km TaiwanTaiwanDouliu104,723
21 km TaiwanTaiwanYilan94,188
139 km TaiwanTaiwanMagong56,435