Useful Information


Berlin belongs to the moderate climatic zone with significant influences of continental climate. The average daily temperature in November is around 5°C.


The official currency in Germany is Euro (€).


In Germany electricity is supplied at 220V, 50Hz. For some devices from abroad converters will be needed.

Helpful phone numbers

Taxis +49 30 202020
Police 110
Fire service/ambulance 112


Germany operates on Central European Time (CET), which is 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and 6 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time (EST) in the United States.