Whether you're buying or selling Australian Dollars it's always useful to see how the Australian Dollar rate has changed over time so you can put the current rate into context and decide if now is a good time to place your order. Unfortunately most historical Australian Dollar graphs are not based on actual high street data but instead show the inflated interbank rates which are not available to the general public. Our historical Australian Dollar graphs are different because we plot the actual exchange rates that Australian Dollars can be bought or sold at in the UK and are indicative of what you could have received if you ordered on the day.
We show two sets of data below. The first is the historical rate for Australian Dollar travel money which is the rate you would receive if you bought Australian Dollars. The second is the historical Australian Dollar buy back rate which is the rate you would receive if you sold Australian Dollars.
High: 2.0190 Low: 1.5732 Source: CompareHolidayMoney.com
Between 24th April 2016 and 23rd May 2017 the Australian Dollar rate decreased by 6.91% from 1.8390 to 1.7120. During this period the highest rate recorded was 2.0190 on 25th May 2016 and the lowest was 1.5732 on 19th October 2016. Today's best Australian Dollar rate is currently 1.7120.
High: 2.0700 Low: 1.6200 Source: CompareHolidayMoney.com
From 24th April 2016 to 23rd May 2017 the Australian Dollar buy back rate fell by 7.65% from 1.8960 to 1.7509. During this period the best date to sell Australian Dollars was on 25th May 2016 when the buy back rate reached a low of 1.6200 and the worst time to sell was on 25th May 2016 when the buy back rate hit 2.0700. Today's best Australian Dollar buy back rate is 1.7509.
This data is complied by Compare Holiday Money and is based on the highest and lowest exchange rates recorded every day at midnight from our UK currency affiliates. You may use this data for any purpose provided you quote CompareHolidayMoney.com as the source. We also provide custom exchange rate data in a wide variety of formats and we can provide topical commentary if required. Please contact us for more information.
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