Netherlands - General information
RegionWestern Europe
CapitalAmsterdam
LanguageDutch
CurrencyEuro
Population16,819,595
Phone code+31, +599
Cost of living in Netherlands, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $327 $446
Food $189 $424
Transportation $68 $211
Communications and utilities $76 $102
Clothing $28 $106
Sports and leisure $21 $91
Accommodation in Netherlands, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$327
Shared room in city centre$446
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$603
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$822
Coordinates of Netherlands
Time ZoneEurope/Amsterdam
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude52.250000000
Longitude5.750000000
Elevation (STRM3)24 m.

List of largest cities in Netherlands

 
Amsterdam Amsterdam
Amsterdam North Holland
741,636
Rotterdam Rotterdam
Rotterdam South Holland
598,199
The Hague The Hague
The Hague South Holland
474,292
Utrecht Utrecht
Utrecht Utrecht
290,529
Eindhoven Eindhoven
Eindhoven North Brabant
209,620
Tilburg Tilburg
Tilburg North Brabant
199,613

Cost of living and prices in Netherlands

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 13.2 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 52.7 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 6.2 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 3.5 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.1 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 1.9 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 1.6 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.3 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.8 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.8 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 0.8 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.9 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.9 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 7.4 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.2 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.8 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.8 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 4.4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 0.9 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 5.4 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 2.6 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 67.8 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 3.5 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.8 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 22.0 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.3 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 21,097.7 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 23.4 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 15.6 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 9.1 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 71.3 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 30.3 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 77.4 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 105.6 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 822.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 603.8 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,352.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 991.8 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 127.1 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.1 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 23.4 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 2,989.4 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 2,053.5 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,487.8 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 2.4 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Netherlands

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C30261816121621262933343334
Average high°C181386459121719212113
Average temperature°C1410642258121517169
Average low°C107320-02371012126
Record low°C2-3-7-13-15-17-10-4-2143-17
RainDays151515161611151313131414171
SnowDays33357643222242
FogDays151513141513131112111113157
ThunderstormsDays22211111344324
Average precipitationMm.756866676548633950617570747
Relative humidity%84879192908884777676798184
Relative humidity morning%83838181818181807878798181
Relative humidity evening%62677377766864575557575664
Wind speedKm/h13131415151518131314151314
Day LengthHours13119991113151718171513
Dew point°C117420-023710121270
Growing degree-day°C11110000001379163218195789
Solar radiation, globalMj/m211632359141919191611
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