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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 DKK interbank exchange rate = 6.6404

Right now the USD/DKK interbank exchange rate is 6.6404. It’s also called the mid-market rate or just the mid-rate and is the rate that banks use when trading large amounts of foreign currencies with one another.

It's the reference rate we use to calculate how much you are being charged to convert Danish Krone to United States Dollar.

This USD/DKK Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Danish Krone amounts at the market mid-rate. You can also enter your own rates to find out the percentage difference to the latest market rates you are being charged.

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United States Dollar

Danish Krone

1 USD 6.6404 DKK
5 USD 33.20 DKK
10 USD 66.40 DKK
20 USD 132.81 DKK
50 USD 332.02 DKK
100 USD 664.04 DKK
250 USD 1,660.10 DKK
500 USD 3,320.20 DKK
1,000 USD 6,640.40 DKK
2,000 USD 13,280.80 DKK
5,000 USD 33,202.00 DKK
10,000 USD 66,404.00 DKK
50,000 USD 332,020.00 DKK
100,000 USD 664,040.00 DKK
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Danish Krone

0.1506 USD 1 DKK
0.7530 USD 5 DKK
1.5060 USD 10 DKK
3.0120 USD 20 DKK
7.5300 USD 50 DKK
15.06 USD 100 DKK
37.65 USD 250 DKK
75.30 USD 500 DKK
150.60 USD 1,000 DKK
301.20 USD 2,000 DKK
753.00 USD 5,000 DKK
1,506.00 USD 10,000 DKK
7,530.00 USD 50,000 DKK
15,060.00 USD 100,000 DKK
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United States Dollar to Danish Krone (USD-DKK) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/DKK 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
20 Apr 20196.6404Latest
13 Apr 20196.60621 Week+0.52%
21 Mar 20196.56091 Month+1.21%
22 Oct 20186.50766 Months+2.04%
20 Apr 20186.06091 Year+9.56%
20 Apr 20176.94122 Years-4.33%
21 Apr 20145.41135 Years+22.71%
22 Apr 20095.738810 Years+15.71%

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

The USD/DKK 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 / DKK 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/DKK 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 DKK exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/DKK 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 Danish Krone

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 DKK, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Danish Krone news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

In the third week of April the Dollar Index was rallying strongly towards the mid-97s, slightly below major resistance at 97.70, a break of which would be massively positive for the greenback. The index was up 1.7 percent year-to-date.

The dollar’s strength comes in spite of a dovish surprise in March from the Federal Reserve, which ditched two interest rate hikes from its 2019 projections. Fortunately for dollar holders, the rest of the world has problems and other important central banks also turned dovish, removing much of the incentive for selling USD.

Bloomberg research warned in April of potential for a large upcoming move in the US dollar, up or down. Over the past quarter-century, three prominent troughs in the JPMorgan Global FX Volatility Index were followed by dollar moves over 6-month periods worth 10-15 percent. The index was trading in mid-April at a 5-year low.

Danish Krone (DKK) - Market news and forecasts

13-February-19: 2018 was a mixed year for the Danish krone. A 4.5 percent loss versus the US dollar was offset by a near-6 percent gain versus the Australian dollar and small gains against other majors.

Since November, the krone has traded along a channel between kr6.5 and kr6.65 per USD, showing remarkable stability. It was, however, quoted within the weakest third of this range at kr6.61 at the time of writing; the krone was down 1.5 percent year-to-date.

At the time of writing, the krone was 2.5 percent weaker on the year against the pound, at kr8.45. Most price action since September has been between kr8.23 and kr8.63.

Like the euro against which it is pegged, the krone is understandably under pressure in early 2019 ahead of Brexit and from increasing Europe-wide recession risks — Italy slid into recession in February and Germany barely escaped one in the October-December period.

The main krone-supporting factor this year would be an interest rate hike by the ECB, although this is up in the air considering the aforementioned risks. Any ECB hike would be followed by action from Denmark’s Nationalbank so that the krone-euro peg could be maintained.

Forecasts: Implied USD/DKK forecasts from BMO Capital Markets are for a rate of kr6.71 by the end of April. Experts at Natwest predicted GBP/DKK at kr8.78 in mid-year.