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The total cost you are charged by your foreign exchange provider consists of the margin from the mid-rate offered plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions as shown below.

 

USD to COP mid-rate = 3138.2715

Right now the USD/COP market mid-rate is 3138.2715 and represents ideally how many Colombian Peso you can get for one United States Dollar.

This USD/COP Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Colombian Peso amounts at the market mid-rate:

USD / COP mid-rate converter


$USD


$COP
1 United States Dollar equals
3138.2715 Colombian Peso

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USD/COP exchange rates for:

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United States Dollar

Colombian Peso

1 USD 3,138.27 COP
5 USD 15,691.36 COP
10 USD 31,382.72 COP
20 USD 62,765.43 COP
50 USD 156,913.58 COP
100 USD 313,827.15 COP
250 USD 784,567.88 COP
500 USD 1,569,135.75 COP
1,000 USD 3,138,271.50 COP
2,000 USD 6,276,543.00 COP
5,000 USD 15,691,357.50 COP
10,000 USD 31,382,715.00 COP
50,000 USD 156,913,575.00 COP
100,000 USD 313,827,150.00 COP
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United States Dollar

Colombian Peso

0.0003 USD 1 COP
0.0016 USD 5 COP
0.0032 USD 10 COP
0.0064 USD 20 COP
0.0160 USD 50 COP
0.0319 USD 100 COP
0.0798 USD 250 COP
0.1595 USD 500 COP
0.3190 USD 1,000 COP
0.6380 USD 2,000 COP
1.5950 USD 5,000 COP
3.1900 USD 10,000 COP
15.95 USD 50,000 COP
31.90 USD 100,000 COP
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United States Dollar to Colombian Peso (USD-COP) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/COP 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
17 Feb 20193144.5350Latest
10 Feb 20193121.82011 Week+0.73%
18 Jan 20193141.46661 Month+0.1%
21 Aug 20183018.53036 Months+4.17%
17 Feb 20182835.50001 Year+10.9%
17 Feb 20172886.50002 Years+8.94%
18 Feb 20142026.09005 Years+55.2%
19 Feb 20092551.875810 Years+23.22%

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

The USD/COP 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 / COP 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/COP 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 COP exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/COP 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 Colombian Peso

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 COP, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Colombian Peso news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

26-January-19: 2018 was a reasonable year for the dollar. Measured by the US Dollar Index, the greenback appreciated by 4 percent, which was much better than 2017’s 10 percent loss. It was, though, something of a stuttering end to 2018 and the dollar has had mixed fortunes in early 2019.

In December, after lifting US interest rates to 2.25-2.5 percent, the Fed lowered its expectations for future hikes due to so-called “cross currents” (China, Brexit, trade wars etc.). Skepticism among analysts over future Fed hikes has for some time been the main reason for dollar pessimism for 2019, but now, there is also the prospect of a US economic slowdown to contend with.

“A slowdown in the economy is likely to weigh on USD particularly in the second half of this year,” a CIBC researcher said in January.

Of the same opinion was an expert at ING, who argued that the dollar is soon to “embark on a gradual long-term bearish trend.”

January’s extended US government shutdown also has dollar-negative ramifications. Not only is the shutdown likely to hit first-quarter GDP growth, disagreements within Congress bode poorly for the future of potentially inflationary fiscal spending.

Colombian Peso (COP) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Colombian Peso market updates.

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