Nigeria - General information
Region region
Capital Abuja
Language English
Currency Naira
Population 174,507,539
Phone code +234
Cost of living in Nigeria
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 117 308
Food 118 184
Transportation 31 77
Communications and utilities 66 62
Clothing 7 28
Sports and leisure 16 49
Total 355 708
Accommodation in Nigeria USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 118
Shared room in city centre 311
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 59
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 293
Coordinates of Nigeria
Time Zone Africa/Lagos
GMT +1
DST +1
Latitude 10.000000000
Longitude 8.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 779 m.

List of largest cities in Nigeria

 
Lagos Lagos
Lagos Lagos
9,000,000
Kano Kano
Kano Kano
3,626,068
Ibadan Ibadan
Ibadan Oyo
3,565,108
Kaduna Kaduna
Kaduna Kaduna
1,582,102
Port Harcourt Port Harcourt
Port Harcourt Rivers
1,148,665
Benin City Benin City
Benin City Edo
1,125,058

Cost of living and prices in Nigeria

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 2 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 16 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 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. 4 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 1 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 38 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 4 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 11,136 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 30 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 6 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 13 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 23 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 23 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 35 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 367 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 74 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,165 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 444 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 53 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 44 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,039 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 781 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 266 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 18.90%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Nigeria

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 33 35 36 36 37 37 38 38 37 36 35 32 38
Average high °C 27 28 28 27 27 29 30 31 30 28 26 26 28
Average temperature °C 25 26 25 24 24 26 27 28 27 26 24 24 26
Average low °C 23 23 22 21 22 23 25 26 25 24 23 23 23
Record low °C 19 16 14 12 11 13 16 18 19 18 18 19 11
Rain Days 7 4 1 1 1 1 1 2 3 5 8 9 43
Fog Days 7 8 8 8 7 6 6 6 7 6 7 7 83
Thunderstorms Days 4 3 1 1 0 1 1 3 4 4 3 2 25
Average precipitation Mm. 237 132 37 11 11 24 60 104 160 215 267 253 1510
Relative humidity % 80 72 59 54 50 49 53 61 70 76 81 83 65
Relative humidity morning % 76 82 69 55 52 33 44 52 61 82 65 85 63
Relative humidity evening % 32 48 36 38 35 30 33 26 56 61 59 68 43
Wind speed Km/h 9 8 9 9 10 10 11 11 10 10 10 10 10
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 18 19 12 12 10 9 11 15 18 21 21 21 188
Growing degree-day °C 445 489 458 445 447 455 543 539 532 477 456 446 5730
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 17 19 19 19 20 21 22 21 20 19 17 16 19
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