Algeria - General information
Region region
Capital Algiers
Language Arabic, Berber
Currency Algerian Dinar
Population 37,900,000
Phone code +213
Cost of living in Algeria
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 67 108
Food 95 153
Transportation 9 27
Communications and utilities 55 48
Clothing 18 67
Sports and leisure 9 46
Total 253 448
Accommodation in Algeria USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 68
Shared room in city centre 109
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 102
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 158
Coordinates of Algeria
Time Zone Africa/Algiers
GMT +1
DST +1
Latitude 28.000000000
Longitude 3.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 494 m.

List of largest cities in Algeria

 
Algiers Algiers
Algiers Algiers
1,977,663
Boumerdas Boumerdas
Boumerdas Boumerdes
786,499
Oran Oran
Oran Oran
645,984
Tebessa Tebessa
Tebessa Tébessa
634,332
Constantine Constantine
Constantine Constantine
450,097
Biskra Biskra
Biskra Biskra
307,987

Cost of living and prices in Algeria

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 17 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 1 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 4 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 6 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 11 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 0 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 6 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 18,179 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 16 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 13 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 4 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 46 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 43 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 69 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 63 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 197 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 128 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 408 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 255 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 34 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 38 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,631 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 879 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 300 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 5.29%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Algeria

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 32 29 24 21 19 24 23 27 28 33 34 35 35
Average high °C 28 23 18 14 13 15 17 20 23 28 32 32 22
Average temperature °C 23 18 13 10 9 10 11 14 18 22 26 26 17
Average low °C 17 13 9 6 4 5 7 9 12 16 19 19 11
Record low °C 8 3 1 -1 -1 -1 -0 1 3 7 9 9 -1
Rain Days 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 14
Snow Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Fog Days 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 27
Thunderstorms Days 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 18
Average precipitation Mm. 31 52 55 70 63 54 52 48 34 17 5 9 490
Relative humidity % 63 68 72 74 73 71 69 68 65 60 55 58 66
Relative humidity morning % 46 47 49 49 49 49 48 47 47 43 40 42 46
Relative humidity evening % 28 31 35 37 35 34 33 31 30 26 24 25 31
Wind speed Km/h 12 12 12 12 13 14 15 15 13 13 12 13 13
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 10 11 11 12 13 15 15 15 14 13
Dew point °C 15 11 8 5 4 4 5 7 10 13 15 16 112
Growing degree-day °C 378 247 107 42 24 37 67 121 240 369 474 481 2586
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 19 14 10 8 9 12 17 21 24 26 27 23 18
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