Tanzania - General information
RegionEastern Africa
CapitalDodoma
LanguageSwahili, English
CurrencyTanzanian Shilling
Population44,928,923
Phone code+255
Cost of living in Tanzania, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 300 347
Food 165 267
Transportation 24 101
Communications and utilities 180 151
Clothing 16 62
Sports and leisure 31 84
Accommodation in Tanzania, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre303
Shared room in city centre350
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre285
1 bedroom apartment in city centre402
Coordinates of Tanzania
Time ZoneAfrica/Dar_es_Salaam
GMT +3
DST +3
Latitude-6.000000000
Longitude35.000000000
Elevation (STRM3)829 m.

List of largest cities in Tanzania

 
Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam
Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam
2,698,652
Mwanza Mwanza
Mwanza Mwanza
436,801
Zanzibar Zanzibar
Zanzibar Zanzibar Urban/West
403,658
Arusha Arusha
Arusha Arusha
341,136
Mbeya Mbeya
Mbeya Mbeya
291,649
Morogoro Morogoro
Morogoro Morogoro
250,902

Cost of living and prices in Tanzania

Restaurants
Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3.6 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 26.6 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 8.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.4 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.9 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.6 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 1.9 USD
Markets
Food Water 1.5 liters 0.7 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 0.7 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 2.3 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 1.4 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.8 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.1 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 11.2 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.6 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 3.4 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 9.0 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.3 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.0 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 1.8 USD
Transportation
Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.2 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 29.7 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 2.3 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 1.4 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 4.7 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 1.0 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 29,390.5 USD
Entertainment
Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 65.8 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 9.2 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 5.3 USD
Goods
Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 34.3 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 51.0 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 57.0 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 59.3 USD
Accommodation
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 503.0 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 356.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,313.7 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 1,138.0 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 94.9 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 128.3 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 1,275.0 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 908.3 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 729.3 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 17.00%
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Tanzania

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Record high°C33353534343534333230303135
Average high°C27282929292929272626252627
Average temperature°C22232323232323232220202022
Average low°C16171818181818191716151517
Record low°C12131415151414151311101110
RainDays23576685421149
FogDays1100000011115
ThunderstormsDays0000001100002
Average precipitationMm.23379110590821352231543721171014
Relative humidity%59697375747477806864626170
Relative humidity morning%10101099910101010101010
Relative humidity evening%5667667776656
Wind speedKm/h20201816171715141617181917
Day LengthHours12131313131313121212121212
Dew point°C151618181818191918161415203
Growing degree-day°C3584064114284313934303973783323253404629
Solar radiation, globalMj/m221212020212221191818181920
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