Mozambique - Mozambican Metical - Currency Guide

This is a currency guide to Mozambique, the Mozambican Metical currency plus sending (MZN) transfers and travel tips for Mozambique.

Country CodeMZ
Domestic Currency Mozambican Metical
Currency SymbolMT
Currency CodeMZN
Exchange RateUSD/MZN = 66.83
Telephone Prefix+258

Quick Conversions from US Dollar to Mozambican Metical



U$ 1
MT 66.83
U$ 5
MT 334.15
U$ 10
MT 668.30
U$ 20
MT 1,337
U$ 50
MT 3,342
U$ 100
MT 6,683
U$ 250
MT 16,708
U$ 500
MT 33,415
U$ 1,000
MT 66,830
U$ 2,000
MT 133,660
U$ 5,000
MT 334,150
U$ 10,000
MT 668,300
U$ 50,000
MT 3,341,500
U$ 100,000
MT 6,683,000
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U$ 0.0150
MT 1
U$ 0.0748
MT 5
U$ 0.1496
MT 10
U$ 0.2993
MT 20
U$ 0.7482
MT 50
U$ 1.4963
MT 100
U$ 3.7408
MT 250
U$ 7.4815
MT 500
U$ 14.96
MT 1,000
U$ 29.93
MT 2,000
U$ 74.82
MT 5,000
U$ 149.63
MT 10,000
U$ 748.15
MT 50,000
U$ 1,496
MT 100,000
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To calculate specific USD/MZN amounts use our Convert USD to MZN quick calculator.

Mozambique Currency Info

Frequently Asked Questions

What currency should I use in Mozambique?

The domestic currency in Mozambique is the Mozambican Metical.

What is the Mozambican Metical currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Mozambican Metical is MZN — symbol is MT.

How much is U$100 US Dollars in Mozambican Metical?

U$ 100 converts to MT 6,683

Which countries use the Mozambican Metical?

It is the domestic currency in Mozambique.

Is the Mozambican Metical a closed currency?

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

Mozambican Metical (MZN) in the markets

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

USD/MZN at 66.83 was trading 4.1% above AVG:64.18 with LO:61.42 and HI:66.85 (90 days). ALERT: USD/MZN rose to 90-DAY HIGHS.

Travel, Currency and Money saving tips for Mozambique

Travel money for Mozambique

Save money and time by Ordering your Mozambican Metical online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the MZN 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 Mozambican Metical otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


Mozambique Trip Checklist    

  1. Compare MZN travel cash rates - probably why you are here!
  2. Search Hotel deals - Save on your accomodation in Mozambique
  3. Lonely Planet - world's best travel guide (coupon and deals)

Sending money to Mozambique

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to Mozambique you need to start with finding out the latest Mozambican Metical 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 Mozambique

When sending money to Mozambique 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 Mozambican Metical 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 MZN amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Mozambique.

Use our Send to Mozambican Metical 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 Mozambican Metical deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


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Mozambican Metical to US Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.015030 Mar 2020
7 Day0.015024 Mar 2020
30 Day0.015301 Mar 2020
3 Month0.016301 Jan 2020
1 Year0.015501 Apr 2019
5 Year0.027302 Apr 2015
10 Year0.028903 Apr 2010

Mozambican Metical to Euro - Historical Rates

1 Day0.013630 Mar 2020
7 Day0.013924 Mar 2020
30 Day0.013901 Mar 2020
3 Month0.014501 Jan 2020
1 Year0.013901 Apr 2019
5 Year0.025102 Apr 2015
10 Year0.021403 Apr 2010

Mozambican Metical to Pound Sterling - 10 Year History

1 Day0.012130 Mar 2020
7 Day0.012824 Mar 2020
30 Day0.012001 Mar 2020
3 Month0.012301 Jan 2020
1 Year0.011901 Apr 2019
5 Year0.018402 Apr 2015
10 Year0.019003 Apr 2010

Mozambican Metical to Australian Dollar - Historical Rates

1 Day0.024330 Mar 2020
7 Day0.025224 Mar 2020
30 Day0.023701 Mar 2020
3 Month0.023201 Jan 2020
1 Year0.021901 Apr 2019
5 Year0.036002 Apr 2015
10 Year0.031503 Apr 2010

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