Common information

Capital
Bogota
Language
Spanish
Currency
Colombian Peso
Population
47 425 437
Phone code
+57

Cost of living and prices in Colombia

Shared room
outside of centre114USD/month
in city centre136USD/month
One bedroom apartment
outside of centre204USD/month
in city centre238USD/month
Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 17 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. USD
Food Milk 1 liter USD
Food Onion 1 kg. USD
Food Lettuce 1 head USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. USD
Food Potato 1 kg. USD
Food Potato 1 kg. USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack USD
Transportation
Public transport One-way 1 ticket USD
Public transport Monthly Pass 1 month 25 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 15,105 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 35 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 55 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 42 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 75 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 68 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 297 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 255 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 512 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 429 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 71 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 26 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,444 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,193 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 338 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 13.25

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Ratings

Main factors in Colombia

Leisure quality
7.1
Quality of life
7.6
Travelers rating
7.6
Travelers rating
7.8
English speaking
3.8
Nightlife
7
Coworking spaces
5.7
Traffic
3.7
Free WIFI
6.6

Safety in Colombia

Safety
6.1
Medicine
9.5
Healthcare
9
Racial tolerance
5.7
Female friendly
5.2
Friendliness to foreigners
8.1
Stability of the state
4
Conditions for starting a business
7.2
Freedom of the press
2

Availability of prices in Colombia

Cost of living
7.9
Rent, price
9.3
Products, price
8.3
Restaurants, price
8.5
Purchasing power
2.7

Comfort in Colombia

Ecology
4.4
Weather comfort
8.5
Availability of air conditioners
5.3
Air quality
8.1

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Colombia

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high, °C 35 34 34 35 34 35 36 35 35 35 34 35 36
Average high, °C 29 28 28 28 28 28 29 28 28 28 29 29 28
Average temperature, °C 24 23 23 23 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Average low, °C 20 20 20 20 19 20 20 21 21 21 20 21 20
Record low, °C 16 15 14 14 12 12 14 13 14 15 14 14 12
Rain, days 5 7 8 4 3 3 4 6 6 4 3 4 58
Fog, days 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 41
Thunderstorms, days 6 7 4 2 1 2 3 4 5 4 4 4 45
Average precipitation, mm. 104 173 133 68 41 48 67 107 125 84 58 73 1081
Relative humidity, % 68 71 73 70 67 67 68 69 70 69 67 65 69
Relative humidity morning, % 54 54 54 54 53 53 52 53 53 53 53 53 53
Relative humidity evening, % 41 43 42 40 36 37 37 39 41 39 38 38 39
Wind speed, km/h 12 10 11 13 14 15 15 13 12 13 13 12 13
Day Length, часов 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point, °C 19 19 19 17 18 18 18 19 19 19 18 18 219
Growing degree-day, °C 420 425 406 414 411 385 433 421 436 426 433 440 5051
Solar radiation, global, Mj/m2 19 18 17 17 18 19 20 19 18 19 20 20 19