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USD to AFN mid-rate = 75.9065

Right now the USD/AFN market mid-rate is 75.9065 and represents ideally how many Afghan Afghani you can get for one United States Dollar.

You can calculate equivalent United States Dollar to Afghan Afghani currency amounts (at mid-rate) below.

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1 United States Dollar equals
75.9065 Afghan Afghani

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United States Dollar

Afghan Afghani

1 USD 75.91 AFN
5 USD 379.53 AFN
10 USD 759.07 AFN
20 USD 1,518.13 AFN
50 USD 3,795.33 AFN
100 USD 7,590.65 AFN
250 USD 18,976.63 AFN
500 USD 37,953.25 AFN
1,000 USD 75,906.50 AFN
2,000 USD 151,813.00 AFN
5,000 USD 379,532.50 AFN
10,000 USD 759,065.00 AFN
50,000 USD 3,795,325.00 AFN
100,000 USD 7,590,650.00 AFN
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United States Dollar

Afghan Afghani

0.0132 USD 1 AFN
0.0659 USD 5 AFN
0.1317 USD 10 AFN
0.2635 USD 20 AFN
0.6587 USD 50 AFN
1.3174 USD 100 AFN
3.2935 USD 250 AFN
6.5870 USD 500 AFN
13.17 USD 1,000 AFN
26.35 USD 2,000 AFN
65.87 USD 5,000 AFN
131.74 USD 10,000 AFN
658.70 USD 50,000 AFN
1,317.40 USD 100,000 AFN
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United States Dollar to Afghan Afghani (USD-AFN) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/AFN exchange rate over the last 10 years. The percentage change is the difference from the date shown to present. This lets you decide if the current rate is in your favour. You can also view our various charts of USD versus other currencies : USD historical charts.

DateExchange RatePeriodChange
16 Dec 201875.7992Latest
09 Dec 201875.86461 Week-0.09%
16 Nov 201876.13901 Month-0.45%
19 Jun 201871.60826 Months+5.85%
16 Dec 201769.25121 Year+9.46%
16 Dec 201666.48752 Years+14.01%
17 Dec 201357.23715 Years+32.43%
18 Dec 200847.205610 Years+60.57%

Best Rates for USD/AFN Transfers and Travel Money

The total transaction cost you will be charged is the margin from the mid-rate offered by your foreign exchange provider plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees will vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions.


Why can't I just get the USD/AFN market rate I see on Google or in the Media?

The USD/AFN mid-rate is the rate you will see Quoted on Google or the News, nobody except the largest banks and businesses can get exchange rates close to this mid-rate. It is actually just the theoretical half-way point (hence mid-rate) between the last rate at which the USD / AFN was traded (bought or sold) in the international markets.

Getting a good market rate is mainly about timing however 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.

The closer your final exchange rate is to the market USD/AFN midrate the better deal you are getting.

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

The three things you need in order to get a good USD to AFN exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/AFN market mid-rate. The closer your final exchange rate is to this real market rate the better deal you are getting. You should also judge how the current rate compares to the historic rate over the past 10 years.
  2. Compare your Bank's transaction costs to several licensed FX providers, remember to compare the exchange rate margins as well as the various types of fees. We make that easy to do with our calculators for Foreign Transfers and Travel Money transactions.
  3. Review up-to-date Currency News and Forecasts for both the and currencies, if available.

Currency news and forecasts for United States Dollar and Afghan Afghani

Whenever you are researching a particular exchange rate you are actually interested in two currencies as the value of a currency must always be quoted relative to a second currency.

So it follows that if you are determining the best time to transact, in this case the USD vs AFN, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Afghan Afghani news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

14-December-18: Against a basket of currencies, the US dollar struck an 18-month high in mid-December after negative political and economic developments weighed on rest-of-the-world currencies. At the time of writing, the dollar was showing trade-weighted appreciation of 6 percent for 2018 and was on course to gain in 10 of the year’s 12 months.

The dollar had strengthened to levels near $1.13 against the euro, which suffered due to disappointing eurozone economic data and Brexit-related uncertainties.

Brexit allowed the dollar to gain handsomely against the pound in 2018. On December-11, GBP/USD traded below 1.25 for the first time since early 2017.

The economic slowdown in China has also helped the dollar by creating safe haven flows into the US. The dollar has yet to reach the magic 7-yuan level but remains close to it, at levels near 6.9.

For 2019, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley are both bearish the greenback. The banks remain skeptical over future Fed interest rate hikes and point to a possible US economic downturn in the second half of the year.

Scotiabank is forecasting EUR/USD at $1.30 by 2019 year-end, indicating a potential 13 percent decline in the dollar’s buying power.

Afghan Afghani (AFN) - Market news and forecasts

After depreciating during the last quarter of 2003/04, the afghani has been appreciating steadily, gaining 8 percent against the U.S. dollar between end-March 2004 and end-July 2004. This appreciation, at a time of increasing inflation, appears to reflect a greater willingness by the population to use the afghani as a medium of exchange and as a store of value. This trend appears to be attributable to the relative stability of the exchange rate since the introduction of the new currency, administrative measures aimed at promoting its use, such as the requirement that shopkeepers must price goods in afghani. Donors are increasingly making payments in afghani instead of U.S. dollars and this appears to be widely accepted.


 

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