Living in Semarang

Climate
Semarang is a tropical rainforest climate that borders on a tropical monsoon climate. It is approximately 2800 mm of rain annually. The average temperatures in the city are relatively consistent, hovering around 28 degrees Celsius.

Geography
Semarang is divided into two major landscapes, they are Up Semarang and Lowland Semarang. Lowland Semarang becomes the center of the city, it formerly was the sea that was getting sedimentation from the streams contained from Up Semarang.

Cost of Living
The cost of living varies depending on the students’ life style. In Semarang area, for minimum living cost, a student spends about 1.200.000 IDR/month. It includes meal and stay.