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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 MUR mid-rate = 34.318

Right now the USD/MUR market mid-rate is 34.318 and represents ideally how many Mauritian Rupee you can get for one United States Dollar.

This USD/MUR Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Mauritian Rupee amounts at the market mid-rate:

USD / MUR mid-rate converter


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1 United States Dollar equals
34.318 Mauritian Rupee

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United States Dollar

Mauritian Rupee

1 USD 34.32 MUR
5 USD 171.59 MUR
10 USD 343.18 MUR
20 USD 686.36 MUR
50 USD 1,715.90 MUR
100 USD 3,431.80 MUR
250 USD 8,579.50 MUR
500 USD 17,159.00 MUR
1,000 USD 34,318.00 MUR
2,000 USD 68,636.00 MUR
5,000 USD 171,590.00 MUR
10,000 USD 343,180.00 MUR
50,000 USD 1,715,900.00 MUR
100,000 USD 3,431,800.00 MUR
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United States Dollar

Mauritian Rupee

0.0291 USD 1 MUR
0.1457 USD 5 MUR
0.2914 USD 10 MUR
0.5828 USD 20 MUR
1.4570 USD 50 MUR
2.9139 USD 100 MUR
7.2848 USD 250 MUR
14.57 USD 500 MUR
29.14 USD 1,000 MUR
58.28 USD 2,000 MUR
145.70 USD 5,000 MUR
291.39 USD 10,000 MUR
1,456.95 USD 50,000 MUR
2,913.90 USD 100,000 MUR
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United States Dollar to Mauritian Rupee (USD-MUR) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/MUR 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 201935.3501Latest
10 Feb 201934.41991 Week+2.7%
18 Jan 201934.32301 Month+2.99%
21 Aug 201834.49306 Months+2.48%
17 Feb 201832.09801 Year+10.13%
17 Feb 201735.49802 Years-0.42%
18 Feb 201430.29925 Years+16.67%
19 Feb 200933.877510 Years+4.35%

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

The USD/MUR 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 / MUR 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/MUR 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 MUR exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/MUR 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 Mauritian Rupee

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 MUR, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Mauritian Rupee 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.

Mauritian Rupee (MUR) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Mauritian Rupee market updates.

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