Cost of living in Cairns (Australia) is 97% more expensive than in Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia)

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These prices were last updated on February 02, 2023. Exchange rate: 3.029 MYR / AUD
For example, you would need at least RM15,773 (AU$5,208) in Cairns to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM8,000 in Kota Kinabalu.

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