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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 GYD interbank exchange rate = 209.5617

Right now the USD/GYD interbank exchange rate is 209.5617. 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 Guyanaese Dollar to United States Dollar.

This USD/GYD Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Guyanaese Dollar 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

Guyanaese Dollar

1 USD 209.56 GYD
5 USD 1,047.81 GYD
10 USD 2,095.62 GYD
20 USD 4,191.23 GYD
50 USD 10,478.09 GYD
100 USD 20,956.17 GYD
250 USD 52,390.43 GYD
500 USD 104,780.85 GYD
1,000 USD 209,561.70 GYD
2,000 USD 419,123.40 GYD
5,000 USD 1,047,808.50 GYD
10,000 USD 2,095,617.00 GYD
50,000 USD 10,478,085.00 GYD
100,000 USD 20,956,170.00 GYD
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United States Dollar

Guyanaese Dollar

0.0048 USD 1 GYD
0.0239 USD 5 GYD
0.0477 USD 10 GYD
0.0954 USD 20 GYD
0.2386 USD 50 GYD
0.4772 USD 100 GYD
1.1930 USD 250 GYD
2.3860 USD 500 GYD
4.7720 USD 1,000 GYD
9.5440 USD 2,000 GYD
23.86 USD 5,000 GYD
47.72 USD 10,000 GYD
238.60 USD 50,000 GYD
477.20 USD 100,000 GYD
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United States Dollar to Guyanaese Dollar (USD-GYD) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/GYD 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 2019209.5617Latest
13 Apr 2019209.95951 Week-0.19%
21 Mar 2019208.03161 Month+0.74%
22 Oct 2018209.01576 Months+0.26%
20 Apr 2018207.33511 Year+1.07%
20 Apr 2017208.73502 Years+0.4%
21 Apr 2014204.56375 Years+2.44%
22 Apr 2009205.257910 Years+2.1%

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

The USD/GYD 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 / GYD 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/GYD 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 GYD exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/GYD 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 Guyanaese Dollar

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 GYD, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Guyanaese Dollar 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.

Guyanaese Dollar (GYD) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Guyanaese Dollar market updates.