General information about Zurich
Country Switzerland
Region Zurich ZH
Region 2Bezirk Zürich 112
Region 3Zurich 261
Population 341,730
Time Zone Europe/Zurich
Cost of living in Zurich
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 646 922
Food 462 835
Transportation 69 272
Communications and utilities 102 126
Clothing 39 147
Sports and leisure 50 182
Total 1,368 2,484
Accommodation in Zurich USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 652
Shared room in city centre 932
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 1,067
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,469
Coordinates of Zurich
Time Zone Europe/Zurich
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude 47.366670000
Longitude 8.550000000
Elevation (STRM3) 429 m.
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Cost of living and prices in Zurich

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 25 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 101 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 14 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 7 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 6 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 4 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 5 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 3 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 5 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 4 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 22 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 26 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 4 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 3 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 14 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 8 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 4 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 87 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 6 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 3 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 60 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 27,665 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 88 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 33 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 18 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 116 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 61 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 127 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 189 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 1,836 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 1,334 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 3,494 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 2,445 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 176 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 46 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 13,444 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 8,764 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 5,649 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 1.58%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Zurich

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 28 24 19 14 15 17 22 26 27 31 35 32 35
Average high °C 19 14 7 4 3 5 10 14 19 22 24 23 13
Average temperature °C 14 9 3 0 0 0 4 8 12 16 17 17 8
Average low °C 11 7 2 -1 -2 -2 2 5 9 12 14 14 6
Record low °C 3 -1 -8 -12 -20 -14 -10 -3 0 4 7 6 -20
Fog Days 21 22 21 19 20 19 17 16 14 14 17 21 221
Thunderstorms Days 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 2 10
Average precipitation Mm. 102 87 72 73 74 63 68 83 101 125 128 123 1099
Relative humidity % 79 84 84 85 84 79 74 71 72 72 71 76 78
Relative humidity morning % 90 91 89 87 87 87 84 83 84 85 86 88 87
Relative humidity evening % 61 69 76 78 76 69 59 55 55 56 55 55 64
Wind speed Km/h 7 7 8 8 9 9 9 8 7 7 7 6 8
Monthly sunshine Hours 158 105 58 38 42 76 118 139 166 178 211 192 1481
Day Length Hours 13 11 10 9 10 11 13 14 16 17 16 15 13
Dew point °C 10 6 1 0 -2 -2 0 2 6 10 12 12 55
Growing degree-day °C 117 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 167 207 207 749
Atmosphere pressure Bar 953 952 950 951 951 949 949 947 949 951 952 952 11405
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 13 8 5 4 5 8 12 15 19 20 20 17 12
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Zurich - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
5 kmDübendorf Air BaseZurichM
7 kmZürich AirportZurichL
22 kmEmmen Air BaseM
31 kmMollis AirportM
32 kmAlpnach Air BaseAlpnachM
42 kmDonaueschingen-Villingen AirportDonaueschingenM
48 kmSt Gallen Altenrhein AirportAltenrheinM
50 kmFriedrichshafen AirportFriedrichshafenM
50 kmEuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg AirportBâle/MulhouseL
55 kmGrenchen AirportGrenchenM

Cities close to Zurich

Showing 1-10 of 341 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
0 km SwitzerlandZurichZurich341,7301,368 USD8.88.49.5
121 km SwitzerlandGenevaGeneve183,9811,541 USD8.28.48.8
94 km SwitzerlandVaudLausanne116,7511,236 USD8.28.48.8
83 km SwitzerlandTicinoLugano26,3651,060 USD8.07.29.0
21 km SwitzerlandLucerneLuzern57,066
52 km SwitzerlandBernBern121,6311,118 USD8.28.48.8
34 km SwitzerlandSaint GallenSankt Gallen70,572
66 km SwitzerlandFribourgFribourg32,827
51 km SwitzerlandGrisonsChur32,429
70 km SwitzerlandNeuchâtelNeuchatel31,270