Jordan - General information
Region region
Capital Amman
Language Arabic
Currency Jordanian Dinar
Population 6,508,887
Phone code +962
Cost of living in Jordan
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 117 166
Food 141 298
Transportation 33 68
Communications and utilities 68 68
Clothing 25 96
Sports and leisure 31 115
Total 414 810
Accommodation in Jordan USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 118
Shared room in city centre 168
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 201
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 296
Coordinates of Jordan
Time Zone Asia/Amman
GMT +2
DST +3
Latitude 31.000000000
Longitude 36.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 860 m.

List of largest cities in Jordan

 
Amman Amman
Amman Amman
1,275,857
Zarqa Zarqa
Zarqa Zarqa
792,665
Irbid Irbid
Irbid Irbid
307,480
Russeifa Russeifa
Russeifa Zarqa
268,237
Wadi as Sir Wadi as Sir
Wadi as Sir Amman
181,212
'Ajlun 'Ajlun
'Ajlun Ajlun
125,557

Cost of living and prices in Jordan

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 7 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 42 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 7 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 6 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 7 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 1 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 7 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 21 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 5 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 6 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 3 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 1 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 41 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 0 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 7 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 35,154 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 55 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 22 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 11 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 69 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 64 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 93 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 83 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 369 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 251 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 628 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 442 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 70 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 42 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,235 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 760 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 625 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 7.44%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Jordan

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 38 35 31 27 23 27 29 36 39 39 41 41 41
Average high °C 30 26 19 14 12 13 17 22 27 30 31 31 23
Average temperature °C 25 22 16 11 10 10 13 18 22 25 27 27 19
Average low °C 18 15 10 6 4 5 7 11 14 18 20 20 13
Record low °C 10 5 0 -3 -3 -4 -2 2 5 8 12 12 -4
Rain Days 0 3 7 10 11 11 9 4 2 0 0 0 57
Snow Days 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Fog Days 7 7 7 12 12 9 10 6 5 4 6 8 92
Thunderstorms Days 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Average precipitation Mm. 0 5 27 50 62 59 46 14 2 0 0 0 265
Relative humidity % 54 55 63 73 74 69 64 50 45 45 45 49 57
Relative humidity morning % 71 69 72 81 81 78 75 65 58 59 62 68 70
Relative humidity evening % 37 40 49 62 62 56 51 39 33 32 35 37 44
Wind speed Km/h 14 12 14 15 15 17 16 16 16 16 15 14 15
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 11 11 12 12 13 14 15 15 14 13
Dew point °C 12 9 5 4 2 2 3 5 6 9 12 13 81
Growing degree-day °C 459 372 190 55 40 47 105 235 376 453 517 521 3370
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 21 16 11 9 10 12 17 22 26 28 28 25 19
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