Sweden - General information
Region region
Capital Stockholm
Language Swedish
Currency Swedish Krona
Population 9,633,490
Phone code +46
Cost of living in Sweden
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 246 359
Food 227 442
Transportation 67 194
Communications and utilities 51 57
Clothing 29 109
Sports and leisure 26 113
Total 646 1,274
Accommodation in Sweden USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 248
Shared room in city centre 363
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 447
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 654
Coordinates of Sweden
Time Zone Europe/Stockholm
GMT +1
DST +2
Latitude 62.000000000
Longitude 15.000000000

List of largest cities in Sweden

 
Stockholm Stockholm
Stockholm Stockholm
1,253,309
Goeteborg Goeteborg
Goeteborg Västra Götaland
504,084
Malmoe Malmoe
Malmoe Skåne
261,548
Uppsala Uppsala
Uppsala Uppsala
127,734
Vasteras Vasteras
Vasteras Västmanland
107,194
Orebro Orebro
Orebro Örebro
98,573

Cost of living and prices in Sweden

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 11 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 67 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 8 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 7 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 6 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 2 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 4 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 2 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 2 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 3 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 9 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 9 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 9 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 6 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 3 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 83 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 5 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 55 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 22,185 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 38 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 25 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 13 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 95 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 38 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 98 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 133 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 817 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 559 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,359 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 931 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 71 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 27 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 6,927 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 3,843 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 2,244 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 2.02%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Sweden

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 26 20 13 11 9 11 16 24 27 31 33 32 33
Average high °C 15 10 4 1 1 1 4 8 15 19 21 20 10
Average temperature °C 11 7 2 -1 -2 -2 0 4 10 14 17 15 6
Average low °C 8 4 1 -3 -4 -5 -3 1 5 9 12 11 3
Record low °C -3 -8 -10 -22 -24 -27 -22 -13 -5 1 4 2 -27
Rain Days 7 7 6 7 6 4 5 5 6 7 8 8 75
Snow Days 1 2 8 14 16 13 13 8 1 1 1 1 77
Fog Days 11 13 11 12 14 13 15 11 9 9 10 11 139
Thunderstorms Days 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 3 13
Average precipitation Mm. 55 53 48 49 40 28 31 32 39 49 67 74 563
Relative humidity % 81 85 88 89 87 85 81 74 68 68 71 76 79
Relative humidity morning % 89 90 89 89 88 89 89 85 77 77 80 86 86
Relative humidity evening % 66 76 84 87 86 80 71 60 53 56 59 60 70
Wind speed Km/h 18 15 16 17 19 15 16 17 15 15 14 14 16
Day Length Hours 13 11 9 7 8 10 13 15 18 20 19 16 13
Dew point °C 8 4 1 -2 -4 -4 -3 -0 3 7 11 11 31
Growing degree-day °C 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 22 135 206 161 567
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 10 5 2 1 2 4 9 14 20 20 20 16 10
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