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Pärnu (Estonian pronunciation: [ˈpærˑnu]; German: Pernau, Latvian: Pērnava) is the fourth-largest city in Estonia. Located in southwestern Estonia on the coast of Pärnu Bay, an inlet of the Gulf of Livonia in the Baltic Sea. It is a popular summer holiday resort with many hotels, restaurants, and large beaches. The Pärnu River flows through the city and drains into the Gulf of Riga. The city is served by Pärnu Airport.


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Facts and Stats for Pärnu*

  • Pollution Statistics in Pärnu

    Know the pollution level of Pärnu before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 6.25 (Very Low)
  • Pärnu: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Pärnu for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Pärnu.

    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Pärnu - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 85.16 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 78.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 10.34 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 56.23 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.45 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 70.87 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Pärnu

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Pärnu

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.05 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.01 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 73.95 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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