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.
High: 1.4187 Low: 1.2260 Source: CompareHolidayMoney.com
Between 21st March 2017 and 20th April 2018 the US Dollar rate increased by 13.41% from 1.2330 to 1.3984. During this period the highest rate recorded was 1.4187 on 16th April 2018 and the lowest was 1.2260 on 8th April 2017. Today's best US Dollar rate is currently 1.3984.
High: 1.4431 Low: 1.2423 Source: CompareHolidayMoney.com
From 21st March 2017 to 20th April 2018 the US Dollar buy back rate gained 12% from 1.2500 to 1.4000. During this period the best date to sell US Dollars was on 7th April 2017 when the buy back rate reached a low of 1.2423 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 1.4000.
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.
Posted by Sam Stone on 13th April 2018
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