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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 KGS interbank exchange rate = 68.6492

Right now the USD/KGS interbank exchange rate is 68.6492. 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 Kyrgystani Som to United States Dollar.

This USD/KGS Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Kyrgystani Som 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

Kyrgystani Som

1 USD 68.65 KGS
5 USD 343.25 KGS
10 USD 686.49 KGS
20 USD 1,372.98 KGS
50 USD 3,432.46 KGS
100 USD 6,864.92 KGS
250 USD 17,162.30 KGS
500 USD 34,324.60 KGS
1,000 USD 68,649.20 KGS
2,000 USD 137,298.40 KGS
5,000 USD 343,246.00 KGS
10,000 USD 686,492.00 KGS
50,000 USD 3,432,460.00 KGS
100,000 USD 6,864,920.00 KGS
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United States Dollar

Kyrgystani Som

0.0146 USD 1 KGS
0.0728 USD 5 KGS
0.1457 USD 10 KGS
0.2913 USD 20 KGS
0.7284 USD 50 KGS
1.4567 USD 100 KGS
3.6418 USD 250 KGS
7.2835 USD 500 KGS
14.57 USD 1,000 KGS
29.13 USD 2,000 KGS
72.84 USD 5,000 KGS
145.67 USD 10,000 KGS
728.35 USD 50,000 KGS
1,456.70 USD 100,000 KGS
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United States Dollar to Kyrgystani Som (USD-KGS) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/KGS 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 201968.6492Latest
15 Apr 201968.69271 Week-0.06%
23 Mar 201968.67231 Month-0.03%
24 Oct 201868.51656 Months+0.19%
22 Apr 201868.36731 Year+0.41%
22 Apr 201767.45952 Years+1.76%
23 Apr 201454.44385 Years+26.09%
24 Apr 200943.132010 Years+59.16%

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

The USD/KGS 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 / KGS 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/KGS 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 KGS exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/KGS 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 Kyrgystani Som

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 KGS, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Kyrgystani Som 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.

Kyrgystani Som (KGS) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Kyrgystani Som market updates.