Dominican Republic - General information
RegionCaribbean
CapitalSanto Domingo
LanguageSpanish
CurrencyDominican Peso
Population9,445,281
Phone code+1809
Cost of living in Dominican Republic
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 101 203
Food 157 278
Transportation 22 190
Communications and utilities 67 63
Clothing 23 87
Sports and leisure 21 73
Total391895
Accommodation in Dominican Republic USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre102
Shared room in city centre206
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre177
1 bedroom apartment in city centre307
Coordinates of Dominican Republic
Time ZoneAmerica/Santo_Domingo
GMT -4
DST -4
Latitude19.000000000
Longitude-70.666670000
Elevation (STRM3)1459 m.

List of largest cities in Dominican Republic

 
Santo Domingo Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo Nacional
2,201,941
Santiago de los Caballeros Santiago de los Caballeros
Santiago de los Caballeros Santiago
1,200,000
Santo Domingo Oeste Santo Domingo Oeste
Santo Domingo Oeste Santo Domingo
701,269
San Pedro de Macoris San Pedro de Macoris
San Pedro de Macoris San Pedro de Macorís
217,899
La Romana La Romana
La Romana La Romana
208,437
Bella Vista Bella Vista
Bella Vista Nacional
175,683

Cost of living and prices in Dominican Republic

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 6.5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 32.5 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.3 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.9 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.6 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 1.8 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.2 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.9 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.5 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 7.6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5.6 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 8.7 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2.0 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3.5 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.5 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 27.3 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3.8 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 3.3 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 6.5 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.3 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 24,027.7 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 39.1 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 12.9 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 6.5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 58.3 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 52.2 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 99.3 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 79.9 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 383.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 220.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 770.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 383.7 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 54.3 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 43.1 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,202.6 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 733.8 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 364.9 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 11.80%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Dominican Republic

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugYear
Record high°C33323129292929303031333333
Average high°C31302928282828292931313129
Average temperature°C27272625242425262627272726
Average low°C23232222212021222323242422
Record low°C18161614151515151618181814
RainDays12111011021213
FogDays11011111123214
ThunderstormsDays98310001557848
Average precipitationMm.15515312887635455881761391311441372
Relative humidity%43434343434343434343434343
Relative humidity morning%83838355828382555555558171
Relative humidity evening%70717169686868687069696969
Wind speedKm/h11111111111111111011121211
Day LengthHours13121211121212131314141313
Dew point°C212120191919191920212121240
Growing degree-day°C5085104624574384104684735055145305305804
Solar radiation, globalMj/m220181615161821222223222220
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