Hong Kong - General information
RegionEastern Asia
CapitalHong Kong
LanguageChinese, English
CurrencyHong Kong Dollar
Population7,234,800
Phone code+852
Cost of living in Hong Kong
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 756 1,281
Food 247 401
Transportation 46 116
Communications and utilities 78 113
Clothing 27 101
Sports and leisure 43 117
Total1,1982,129
Accommodation in Hong Kong USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre764
Shared room in city centre1,294
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre1,132
1 bedroom apartment in city centre1,732
Coordinates of Hong Kong
Time ZoneAsia/Hong_Kong
GMT +8
DST +8
Latitude22.250000000
Longitude114.166670000

List of largest cities in Hong Kong

 
Hong Kong Hong Kong
Hong Kong Central and Western
7,012,738
Kowloon Kowloon
Kowloon Kowloon City
2,019,533
Tsuen Wan Tsuen Wan
Tsuen Wan Tsuen Wan
288,728
Yuen Long Kau Hui Yuen Long Kau Hui
Yuen Long Kau Hui Yuen Long
141,900
Sha Tin Sha Tin
Sha Tin Sha Tin
21,559
Tuen Mun Tuen Mun
Tuen Mun Tuen Mun
16,940

Cost of living and prices in Hong Kong

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 6.5 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 45.1 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4.5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 5.2 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 5.2 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.8 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4.4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1.5 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.8 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 3.2 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.8 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 2.3 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.5 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.8 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 17.1 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 7.9 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.9 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.7 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 3.1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 16.8 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.4 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.9 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 7.1 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1.3 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 58.0 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.8 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.0 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 12.4 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.9 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 28,514.1 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 83.5 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 8.4 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 11.6 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 86.8 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 37.5 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 82.5 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 133.1 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 2,164.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 1,415.5 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 4,850.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 2,865.3 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 189.0 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 27.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 23,401.4 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 14,927.9 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 2,673.3 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 2.26%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Hong Kong

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C37323127262630323237363737
Average high°C30282421191921252830313126
Average temperature°C28252117151619222628292923
Average low°C25221814131417202326272721
Record low°C20132265512172221222
FogDays0004591313410150
ThunderstormsDays61000125667842
Average precipitationMm.27910734242443711412793733513632090
Relative humidity%77736968717881838382808077
Relative humidity morning%81747171758185868785848580
Relative humidity evening%70656160647176767675717370
Wind speedKm/h15161515161717171617111516
Day LengthHours13121211111212131414141313
Dew point°C221814101012151822232424214
Growing degree-day°C5234633302251761692683604865245795764677
Solar radiation, globalMj/m216151412111111131516181614
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