France - General information
RegionWestern Europe
CapitalParis
LanguageFrench
CurrencyEuro
Population65,806,000
Phone code+33
Cost of living in France, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $265 $347
Food $246 $449
Transportation $55 $183
Communications and utilities $73 $95
Clothing $27 $102
Sports and leisure $27 $96
Accommodation in France, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$264
Shared room in city centre$346
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$467
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$602
Coordinates of France
Time ZoneEurope/Paris
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude46.000000000
Longitude2.000000000
Elevation (STRM3)543 m.

List of largest cities in France

 
Paris Paris
Paris Île-de-France
2,138,551
Marseille Marseille
Marseille Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
794,811
Lyon Lyon
Lyon Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
472,317
Toulouse Toulouse
Toulouse Occitania
433,055
Nice Nice
Nice Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
338,620
Nantes Nantes
Nantes Pays de la Loire
277,269

Cost of living and prices in France

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 10.6 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 42.2 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 4.4 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.9 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 2.1 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1.4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.6 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.1 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.4 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0.8 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.5 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.9 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.5 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 11.6 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 9.0 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.7 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.9 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 4.4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.4 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.4 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 6.2 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1.4 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 55.4 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 4.4 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.4 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 26.4 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 16,702.4 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 35.7 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 12.4 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 8.8 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 71.8 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 33.4 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 73.8 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 92.4 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 602.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 467.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,050.5 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 802.1 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 114.4 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 23.7 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 4,501.2 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,764.9 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,405.7 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 2.1 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in France

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C34292220182125273235383838
Average high°C22171188912141922252516
Average temperature°C171385457101417202011
Average low°C12952123591315157
Record low°C3-2-7-12-14-13-7-20576-14
RainDays101110131210111010989122
SnowDays0011221100009
FogDays991099976656792
ThunderstormsDays21000011333317
SnowfallCm.00014540000013
Average precipitationMm.668276797562677487786265873
Relative humidity%76808385837974727170687076
Relative humidity morning%79807878777776767776757777
Relative humidity evening%56646770686358555554525159
Wind speedKm/h12151718191618181615141416
Monthly sunshineHours179122746073941501772022252462311832
Day LengthHours1311109101113141616161513
Dew point°C129532145912131488
Growing degree-day°C20093100003321272253002881278
Solar radiation, globalMj/m2148545812161922221913
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