Iraq - Iraqi Dinar - Currency Guide

This is a currency guide to Iraq, the Iraqi Dinar currency plus sending (IQD) transfers and travel tips for Iraq.

Country CodeIQ
Domestic Currency Iraqi Dinar
Currency Symbolع.د
Currency CodeIQD
Exchange RateUSD/IQD = 1190
Telephone Prefix+964

Quick Conversions from US Dollar to Iraqi Dinar



U$ 1
ع.د 1,190
U$ 5
ع.د 5,950
U$ 10
ع.د 11,900
U$ 20
ع.د 23,800
U$ 50
ع.د 59,500
U$ 100
ع.د 119,000
U$ 250
ع.د 297,500
U$ 500
ع.د 595,000
U$ 1,000
ع.د 1,190,000
U$ 2,000
ع.د 2,380,000
U$ 5,000
ع.د 5,950,000
U$ 10,000
ع.د 11,900,000
U$ 50,000
ع.د 59,500,000
U$ 100,000
ع.د 119,000,000
More amounts



U$ 0.0008
ع.د 1
U$ 0.0042
ع.د 5
U$ 0.0084
ع.د 10
U$ 0.0168
ع.د 20
U$ 0.0420
ع.د 50
U$ 0.0840
ع.د 100
U$ 0.2100
ع.د 250
U$ 0.4200
ع.د 500
U$ 0.8400
ع.د 1,000
U$ 1.6800
ع.د 2,000
U$ 4.2000
ع.د 5,000
U$ 8.4000
ع.د 10,000
U$ 42.00
ع.د 50,000
U$ 84.00
ع.د 100,000
More amounts

To calculate specific USD/IQD amounts use our Convert USD to IQD quick calculator.

Iraq Currency Info

Frequently Asked Questions

What currency should I use in Iraq?

The domestic currency in Iraq is the Iraqi Dinar.

What is the Iraqi Dinar currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Iraqi Dinar is IQD — symbol is ع.د.

How much is U$100 US Dollars in Iraqi Dinar?

U$ 100 converts to ع.د 119,000

Which countries use the Iraqi Dinar?

It is the domestic currency in Iraq.

Is the Iraqi Dinar a closed currency?

No, the Iraqi Dinar is freely available and convertible. See guide: What is a closed currency?

Iraqi Dinar (IQD) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the USD to IQD exchange rate and trend for the previous 3 months:

USD/IQD at 1190 was trading near the 90-day average 1190.63 with a range 1189.5 to 1199.94. ALERT: USD/IQD has dropped to 90-DAY LOWS.
21-Feb 5PM-NY 10PM-LON | 22-Feb 9AM-SYD

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Iraq

Travel money for Iraq

Save money and time by Ordering your Iraqi Dinar online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the IQD cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Iraqi Dinar otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


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Sending money to Iraq

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to Iraq you need to start with finding out the latest Iraqi Dinar foreign-transfer exchange rate.

Then compare your bank's exchange rates to several licensed FX providers exchange rate and fees to see how much you can save (we make that calculation easy here).

Get a better deal for foreign transfers to Iraq

When sending money to Iraq it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 4 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Iraqi Dinar amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted IQD amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Iraq.

Use our Send to Iraqi Dinar calculator to compare the exchange rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Iraqi Dinar deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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Iraqi Dinar to US Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00083916 Feb 2020
7 Day0.00083910 Feb 2020
30 Day0.00083818 Jan 2020
3 Month0.00083919 Nov 2019
1 Year0.00083917 Feb 2019
5 Year0.00084118 Feb 2015
10 Year0.00085619 Feb 2010

Iraqi Dinar to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00077416 Feb 2020
7 Day0.00076910 Feb 2020
30 Day0.00075518 Jan 2020
3 Month0.00075719 Nov 2019
1 Year0.00074317 Feb 2019
5 Year0.00073718 Feb 2015
10 Year0.00063119 Feb 2010

Iraqi Dinar to Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.00064316 Feb 2020
7 Day0.00064910 Feb 2020
30 Day0.00064418 Jan 2020
3 Month0.00064919 Nov 2019
1 Year0.00065017 Feb 2019
5 Year0.00054518 Feb 2015
10 Year0.00055519 Feb 2010

Iraqi Dinar to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.00124716 Feb 2020
7 Day0.00125410 Feb 2020
30 Day0.00121918 Jan 2020
3 Month0.00122919 Nov 2019
1 Year0.00117417 Feb 2019
5 Year0.00107618 Feb 2015
10 Year0.00095719 Feb 2010

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