How Much Does it Cost to Live in Sydney for a Month?
The cost of living serviced apartments in Sydney would be vary according to your shopping habits as well as your eating habits. However, the average amount of money that you will need to live in Sydney for a duration of one month would be around 1690.83 AUD. Firstly, we will start with the cost of the utility bills that you will need to pay. The cost for electricity, telephone as well as gas combined would be approximately 250 AUD to 500 AUD. The cost for your household items such as the furniture, linen, crockery as well as the kitchen utensils would be approximately 600 AUD to 640 AUD. The approximated total cost of the utility bills would be around 1900 AUD to 2400 AUD.
Moving on to the living expenses, the accommodation cost for living in a luxurious apartment that is fully furnished considering you have other family member would be around 3474 AUD. The monthly rent for a 900 square feet of a fully furnished apartment in a normal housing area would be 2677 AUD. Next, the cost that you will need to be able to afford for food or groceries would be from 80 AUD to 100 AUD and there will also be a list that I will provide to give you a much better idea of how much fast food in Sydney would cost. As for the cost of transportation, the average amount that you will be spending would be from as low as 50 AUD to as high as AUD 65 depends on how far you traveled. Other types of bills such as the phones as well as the internet bills would cost you around 25 AUD to 55 AUD for every one week so the cost for a period of one month would be from as low as 100 AUD to as high as 220 AUD. So the average expenditure would be from 335 AUD to 470 AUD for every single week.
The list of cost for your average living expenses below would give you an idea of how much would you need for living in a Sydney for a month.
A decent lunch in a normal restaurant – 16 AUD
Combo meal in a typical fast food restaurant – 11 AUD
500 grams of a boneless chicken breast – 16 AUD
A liter of whole fat milk – 1.27 AUD
12 large eggs – 5.55 AUD
1 kg of tomatoes – 5.04 AUD
500 grams of local cheese – 8 AUD
1 kg of fresh tomatoes – 5.04 AUD
1 kg of fresh apples – 4.30 AUD
2 liters of coke – 3.06 AUD
Monthly rent in a luxurious area – 3474 AUD
Monthly rent in a standard normal area – 2677 AUD
Utilities for one month for two people – 237 AUD
Internet 8 Mbps for one month – 62 AUD