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US Dollar Exchange Rate History Graphs

Whether you're buying or selling US Dollars it's always useful to see how the US 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 US 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 US Dollar graphs are different because we plot the actual exchange rates that US 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 US Dollar travel money which is the rate you would receive if you bought US Dollars. The second is the historical US Dollar buy back rate which is the rate you would receive if you sold US Dollars.

Buying US Dollars - Historical Exchange Rates

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High: 1.4187 Low: 1.2427 Source:

Between 26th March 2018 and 25th April 2019 the US Dollar rate decreased by 8.53% from 1.4073 to 1.2873. During this period the highest rate recorded was 1.4187 on 16th April 2018 and the lowest was 1.2427 on 11th December 2018. Today's best US Dollar rate is currently 1.2873.

Selling US Dollars - Historical Exchange Rates

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High: 1.4431 Low: 1.2544 Source:

From 26th March 2018 to 25th April 2019 the US Dollar buy back rate fell by 9.25% from 1.4322 to 1.2997. During this period the best date to sell US Dollars was on 2nd January 2019 when the buy back rate reached a low of 1.2544 and the worst time to sell was on 16th April 2018 when the buy back rate hit 1.4431. Today's best US Dollar buy back rate is 1.2997.

About this data

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 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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