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USD to AED - Best Rates Guide

We review US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham latest & historic FX rates along with recent USD/AED Trend and Alerts.

 

Best USD to AED Rate

1 USD = 3.6730 AED
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USDAED is steady at its 90-DAY average 3.673.
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USD to AED - Trends & Alerts

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Comparing USD to AED Exchange Rates

You should always check the total cost for any exchange rate you are provided by banks or FX specialists. These exchange rates almost always contain a margin from the wholesale USD/AED rate ( interbank mid-rate) plus any fixed or percentage fees.

These margins and fees can vary significantly for USD to AED International Money Transfers, Travel Money and prepaid multi-currency Travel Card transactions. Also the total cost will also vary depending on the total amount being exchanged.

 
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US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham - Quick Conversions

USD AED
U$ 1 د.إ 3.6730
U$ 5 د.إ 18.37
U$ 10 د.إ 36.73
U$ 20 د.إ 73.46
U$ 50 د.إ 183.65
U$ 100 د.إ 367.30
U$ 250 د.إ 918.25
U$ 500 د.إ 1,837
U$ 1,000 د.إ 3,673
U$ 2,000 د.إ 7,346
U$ 5,000 د.إ 18,365
U$ 10,000 د.إ 36,730
U$ 50,000 د.إ 183,650
U$ 100,000 د.إ 367,300
More amounts
USD AED
U$ 0.2723 د.إ 1
U$ 1.3615 د.إ 5
U$ 2.7230 د.إ 10
U$ 5.4460 د.إ 20
U$ 13.62 د.إ 50
U$ 27.23 د.إ 100
U$ 68.08 د.إ 250
U$ 136.15 د.إ 500
U$ 272.30 د.إ 1,000
U$ 544.60 د.إ 2,000
U$ 1,362 د.إ 5,000
U$ 2,723 د.إ 10,000
U$ 13,615 د.إ 50,000
U$ 27,230 د.إ 100,000
More amounts

Calculate other USD/AED amounts (from or to) at mid-market with our USD to AED Calculator .

 

US Dollar and United Arab Emirates Dirham - Market News

 

When determining the best time to make a foreign exchange transaction, in this case the USD vs AED, you should pay attention to the recent market trends for both currencies.

 

US Dollar (USD)

Most banks and forecasters expect the down trend for USD to continue, along with an increase in volatility, with some predictions of a 20 per cent or more fall for the greenback in 2021.

Get more details in the article US Dollar Forecasts.

 

United Arab Emirates Dirham (AED)

All the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, excluding Kuwait, have their currencies pegged to the US dollar. The UAE dirham has been fixed at a rate of around 3.6725 to $1 since 1997.

   

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How to get Good USD to AED Exchange Rates

There are two important ways to save on Foreign Exchange, the first is minimising unnecessary or excessive costs and fees, and the other is to transact when the exchange rate is in your favour.

Reduce Excessive costs and fees

All foreign exchange providers charge a fee for providing their service and this fee is usually contained within the exchange rate margin (or difference to the mid-rate).

The transaction margin you end up being charged can be considerably reduced by around a few percent (of total amount being exchanged) for travel money and possibly over 5% to 6% when sending money. The exact potential savings depends on the currencies being exchanged and the amount you are transferring and if you are willing to shop around.

Our real-time foreign transfer and travel money/cards comparison calculators make shopping around easy and help you calculate how much you can save.

 

What is a good USD to AED exchange rate?

This is always a difficult question as exchange rates are influenced by many factors, so a good method to consider the US Dollar vs United Arab Emirates Dirham current value is to look the USD/AED historic rate and change over a range of periods.

The following table looks at the change in the USD to AED exchange rate over periods from the previous week back to the last 10 years.

USD/AEDChangePeriod
3.6732
13 Jan 2021
0% ▼1 Week
3.6731
21 Dec 2020
no change30 Days
3.6730
22 Oct 2020
0% ▲90 Days
3.6732
21 Jan 2020
0% ▼1 Year
3.6730
22 Jan 2016
0% ▲5 Years
3.6727
23 Jan 2011
0% ▲10 Years

USD/AED 10 year historic rates & change to 20-Jan-2021 : 3.6731

 
   

Will the US Dollar rise against the United Arab Emirates Dirham?

It is almost impossible to predict what an exchange rate will do in the future, the best approach is to monitor the currency markets and transact when an exchange rate moves in your favour.

To help with this you can add USD/AED to your BestExchangeRates My Rates Watchlist to track and benefit from currency movements.

 

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Rather than requiring you to set a target rate, our FX Alerts work differently.

Once you add a currency pair to your watchlist we then start automatically checking the exchange rate for any HIGH or LOW event or significant UP or DOWN moves over a range of daily periods only as far back as 90 days.