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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 HUF interbank exchange rate = 284.85

Right now the USD/HUF interbank exchange rate is 284.85. 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 Hungarian Forint to United States Dollar.

This USD/HUF Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Hungarian Forint 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

Hungarian Forint

1 USD 284.85 HUF
5 USD 1,424.25 HUF
10 USD 2,848.50 HUF
20 USD 5,697.00 HUF
50 USD 14,242.50 HUF
100 USD 28,485.00 HUF
250 USD 71,212.50 HUF
500 USD 142,425.00 HUF
1,000 USD 284,850.00 HUF
2,000 USD 569,700.00 HUF
5,000 USD 1,424,250.00 HUF
10,000 USD 2,848,500.00 HUF
50,000 USD 14,242,500.00 HUF
100,000 USD 28,485,000.00 HUF
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United States Dollar

Hungarian Forint

0.0035 USD 1 HUF
0.0176 USD 5 HUF
0.0351 USD 10 HUF
0.0702 USD 20 HUF
0.1756 USD 50 HUF
0.3511 USD 100 HUF
0.8778 USD 250 HUF
1.7555 USD 500 HUF
3.5110 USD 1,000 HUF
7.0220 USD 2,000 HUF
17.56 USD 5,000 HUF
35.11 USD 10,000 HUF
175.55 USD 50,000 HUF
351.10 USD 100,000 HUF
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United States Dollar to Hungarian Forint (USD-HUF) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/HUF 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
22 Apr 2019284.5100Latest
15 Apr 2019283.27071 Week+0.44%
23 Mar 2019280.23001 Month+1.53%
24 Oct 2018283.99476 Months+0.18%
22 Apr 2018253.21001 Year+12.36%
22 Apr 2017291.47002 Years-2.39%
23 Apr 2014222.29925 Years+27.99%
24 Apr 2009223.044010 Years+27.56%

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

The USD/HUF 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 / HUF 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/HUF 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 HUF exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/HUF 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 Hungarian Forint

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 HUF, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Hungarian Forint 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.

Hungarian Forint (HUF) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Hungarian Forint market updates.