Peru - General information
RegionSouth America
CapitalLima
LanguageSpanish, Quechua
CurrencyNuevo Sol
Population30,475,144
Phone code+51
Cost of living in Peru
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 145 221
Food 119 194
Transportation 20 98
Communications and utilities 63 59
Clothing 17 64
Sports and leisure 24 70
Total388706
Accommodation in Peru USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre147
Shared room in city centre223
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre247
1 bedroom apartment in city centre395
Coordinates of Peru
Time ZoneAmerica/Lima
GMT -5
DST -5
Latitude-10.000000000
Longitude-75.250000000
Elevation (STRM3)306 m.

List of largest cities in Peru

 
Lima Lima
Lima Lima
7,737,002
Arequipa Arequipa
Arequipa Arequipa
841,130
Callao Callao
Callao Callao
813,264
Trujillo Trujillo
Trujillo La Libertad
747,450
Chiclayo Chiclayo
Chiclayo Lambayeque
577,375
Iquitos Iquitos
Iquitos Loreto
437,620

Cost of living and prices in Peru

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3.0 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 17.8 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 4.5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.3 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.8 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.7 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.2 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.7 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.8 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.5 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.5 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 5.3 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 5.0 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.4 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 7.4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.3 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.9 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2.4 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.5 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 25.2 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.5 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.5 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 7.4 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 14,841.9 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 48.2 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 9.0 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5.3 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 40.3 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 35.4 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 75.6 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 63.7 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 494.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 308.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 838.1 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 549.7 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 50.0 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.1 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 40.9 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,925.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 1,289.4 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 465.0 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 10.82%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Peru

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugYear
Record high°C27262728282829292926272529
Average high°C20202122232323222120201921
Average temperature°C17181819202121201817171719
Average low°C13131415161716151413121314
Record low°C78891112121088877
FogDays65345566877769
ThunderstormsDays0000000000000
Average precipitationMm.263438465556553929211819436
Relative humidity%72727173757576747271717173
Relative humidity morning%75747476777878777575747576
Relative humidity evening%57575657585859585757575757
Wind speedKm/h16161616161515141514151515
Day LengthHours12131313131313121212121213
Dew point°C111213141516161413121111158
Growing degree-day°C2202452582943243123382982692272172153214
Solar radiation, globalMj/m221212221201920191817181920
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