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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 interbank exchange rate = 34.7999

Right now the USD/MUR interbank exchange rate is 34.7999. 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 Mauritian Rupee to United States Dollar.

This USD/MUR Converter calculates equivalent United States Dollar to Mauritian Rupee 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

Mauritian Rupee

1 USD 34.80 MUR
5 USD 174.00 MUR
10 USD 348.00 MUR
20 USD 696.00 MUR
50 USD 1,740.00 MUR
100 USD 3,479.99 MUR
250 USD 8,699.98 MUR
500 USD 17,399.95 MUR
1,000 USD 34,799.90 MUR
2,000 USD 69,599.80 MUR
5,000 USD 173,999.50 MUR
10,000 USD 347,999.00 MUR
50,000 USD 1,739,995.00 MUR
100,000 USD 3,479,990.00 MUR
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United States Dollar

Mauritian Rupee

0.0287 USD 1 MUR
0.1437 USD 5 MUR
0.2874 USD 10 MUR
0.5747 USD 20 MUR
1.4368 USD 50 MUR
2.8736 USD 100 MUR
7.1840 USD 250 MUR
14.37 USD 500 MUR
28.74 USD 1,000 MUR
57.47 USD 2,000 MUR
143.68 USD 5,000 MUR
287.36 USD 10,000 MUR
1,436.80 USD 50,000 MUR
2,873.60 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
22 Apr 201934.7999Latest
15 Apr 201934.75351 Week+0.13%
23 Mar 201934.52981 Month+0.78%
24 Oct 201834.59706 Months+0.59%
22 Apr 201833.62421 Year+3.5%
22 Apr 201735.21632 Years-1.18%
23 Apr 201430.21875 Years+15.16%
24 Apr 200933.670710 Years+3.35%

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

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.

Mauritian Rupee (MUR) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Mauritian Rupee market updates.