Bahamas - General information
RegionCaribbean
CapitalNassau
LanguageEnglish
CurrencyBahamian Dollar
Population353,658
Phone code+1242
Cost of living in Bahamas
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 440 558
Food 343 611
Transportation 24 152
Communications and utilities 105 144
Clothing 25 93
Sports and leisure 29 105
Total9651,662
Accommodation in Bahamas USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre444
Shared room in city centre563
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre563
1 bedroom apartment in city centre648
Coordinates of Bahamas
Time ZoneAmerica/Nassau
GMT -5
DST -4
Latitude25.040820000
Longitude-77.371220000
Elevation (STRM3)20 m.

List of largest cities in Bahamas

 
Nassau Nassau
Nassau New Providence
227,940
Lucaya Lucaya
Lucaya Freeport
46,525
Freeport Freeport
Freeport Freeport
26,910
West End West End
West End West Grand Bahama
12,724
Cooper's Town Cooper's Town
Cooper's Town North Abaco
8,413
San Andros San Andros
San Andros North Andros
7,800

Cost of living and prices in Bahamas

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 15.0 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 85.0 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.5 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 5.0 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.8 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1.4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4.4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 2.1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 3.7 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 3.5 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.3 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.9 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 3.2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 4.0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3.4 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 6.1 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 12.7 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 6.1 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 5.3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 18.5 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.8 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.5 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 9.0 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1.3 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 30.0 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 4.5 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.9 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 27.5 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.2 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 35,000.0 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 51.9 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 20.0 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 10.0 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 67.5 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 45.0 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 107.6 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 91.7 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 810.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 704.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 2,112.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,666.8 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 226.5 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.3 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 37.7 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,833.1 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,607.5 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,072.2 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 6.92%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Bahamas

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugYear
Record high°C21201918181719191920212021
Average high°C21201917171718192021222219
Average temperature°C19181615141516161819192017
Average low°C17161413121213141517181715
Record low°C12975455791011124
RainDays34221111232325
FogDays01122111110012
ThunderstormsDays52111111256731
Average precipitationMm.1401255546373635369012595124943
Relative humidity%56545254535250505154525453
Relative humidity morning%44444342424141394042424342
Relative humidity evening%35353433333231313234343433
Wind speedKm/h7888899887778
Day LengthHours9888889910101099
Dew point°C14131110109101012131414139
Growing degree-day°C3613372842652352182642893413633883923736
Solar radiation, globalMj/m2141210991214171817181614
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