Guatemala - General information
RegionCentral America
CapitalGuatemala City
LanguageSpanish
CurrencyQuetzal
Population15,438,384
Phone code+502
Cost of living in Guatemala
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 115 193
Food 143 233
Transportation 11 67
Communications and utilities 80 74
Clothing 24 88
Sports and leisure 21 73
Total394728
Accommodation in Guatemala USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre117
Shared room in city centre195
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre172
1 bedroom apartment in city centre269
Coordinates of Guatemala
Time ZoneAmerica/Guatemala
GMT -6
DST -6
Latitude15.500000000
Longitude-90.250000000
Elevation (STRM3)1376 m.

List of largest cities in Guatemala

 
Guatemala City Guatemala City
Guatemala City Guatemala
994,938
Mixco Mixco
Mixco Guatemala
473,080
Villa Nueva Villa Nueva
Villa Nueva Guatemala
406,830
Petapa Petapa
Petapa Guatemala
141,455
San Juan Sacatepequez San Juan Sacatepequez
San Juan Sacatepequez Guatemala
136,886
Quetzaltenango Quetzaltenango
Quetzaltenango Quetzaltenango
132,230

Cost of living and prices in Guatemala

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 4.7 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 20.0 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5.3 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.6 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.0 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.9 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.6 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.1 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.0 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2.0 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.9 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.5 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.6 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5.3 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 4.7 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.6 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2.3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 8.0 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.8 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2.8 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 13.3 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3.3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.7 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 7.3 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.8 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 16,601.7 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 41.4 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 12.8 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 6.0 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 54.6 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 50.7 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 97.4 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 91.6 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 335.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 215.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 732.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 437.2 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 62.6 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 51.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,272.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 735.8 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 573.0 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 10.17%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Guatemala

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugYear
Record high°C28323031313332353330313135
Average high°C23232323232426262624242424
Average temperature°C18181716161718191919181918
Average low°C17171514131415161717171716
Record low°C117887778118987
RainDays231575434513222019139
FogDays159810991312161469130
ThunderstormsDays17931002513191616101
Average precipitationMm.240138185123251282302051841177
Relative humidity morning%94839191898990899293939390
Relative humidity evening%73665954494541495969646558
Wind speedKm/h14151718202018171414151517
Day LengthHours13121212121212131313131313
Dew point°C161412111010111214141414149
Growing degree-day°C2382462051881791932502722882682532702850
Solar radiation, globalMj/m217161515161821222019191918
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