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USD to RWF mid-rate = 890.232

Right now the USD/RWF market mid-rate is 890.232 and represents ideally how many Rwandan Franc you can get for one United States Dollar.

You can calculate equivalent United States Dollar to Rwandan Franc currency amounts (at mid-rate) below.

USD / RWF Converter


1 United States Dollar equals
890.232 Rwandan Franc

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United States Dollar

Rwandan Franc

1 USD 890.23 RWF
5 USD 4,451.16 RWF
10 USD 8,902.32 RWF
20 USD 17,804.64 RWF
50 USD 44,511.60 RWF
100 USD 89,023.20 RWF
250 USD 222,558.00 RWF
500 USD 445,116.00 RWF
1,000 USD 890,232.00 RWF
2,000 USD 1,780,464.00 RWF
5,000 USD 4,451,160.00 RWF
10,000 USD 8,902,320.00 RWF
50,000 USD 44,511,600.00 RWF
100,000 USD 89,023,200.00 RWF
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United States Dollar

Rwandan Franc

0.0011 USD 1 RWF
0.0056 USD 5 RWF
0.0112 USD 10 RWF
0.0225 USD 20 RWF
0.0562 USD 50 RWF
0.1123 USD 100 RWF
0.2808 USD 250 RWF
0.5615 USD 500 RWF
1.1230 USD 1,000 RWF
2.2460 USD 2,000 RWF
5.6150 USD 5,000 RWF
11.23 USD 10,000 RWF
56.15 USD 50,000 RWF
112.30 USD 100,000 RWF
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United States Dollar to Rwandan Franc (USD-RWF) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/RWF 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
16 Dec 2018875.0000Latest
09 Dec 2018891.68501 Week-1.87%
16 Nov 2018882.75001 Month-0.88%
19 Jun 2018860.00006 Months+1.74%
16 Dec 2017861.98001 Year+1.51%
16 Dec 2016820.90312 Years+6.59%
17 Dec 2013673.78405 Years+29.86%
18 Dec 2008552.816310 Years+58.28%

Best Rates for USD/RWF Transfers and Travel Money

The total transaction cost you will be charged is the margin from the mid-rate offered by your foreign exchange provider plus any fixed or percentage fees. These margins and fees will vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money transactions.

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

The USD/RWF 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 / RWF 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/RWF 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 RWF exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/RWF 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 Rwandan Franc

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 RWF, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Rwandan Franc news and forecasts.

United States Dollar (USD) - Market news and forecasts

14-December-18: Against a basket of currencies, the US dollar struck an 18-month high in mid-December after negative political and economic developments weighed on rest-of-the-world currencies. At the time of writing, the dollar was showing trade-weighted appreciation of 6 percent for 2018 and was on course to gain in 10 of the year’s 12 months.

The dollar had strengthened to levels near $1.13 against the euro, which suffered due to disappointing eurozone economic data and Brexit-related uncertainties.

Brexit allowed the dollar to gain handsomely against the pound in 2018. On December-11, GBP/USD traded below 1.25 for the first time since early 2017.

The economic slowdown in China has also helped the dollar by creating safe haven flows into the US. The dollar has yet to reach the magic 7-yuan level but remains close to it, at levels near 6.9.

For 2019, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley are both bearish the greenback. The banks remain skeptical over future Fed interest rate hikes and point to a possible US economic downturn in the second half of the year.

Scotiabank is forecasting EUR/USD at $1.30 by 2019 year-end, indicating a potential 13 percent decline in the dollar’s buying power.

Rwandan Franc (RWF) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Rwandan Franc market updates.


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