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USD to TZS mid-rate = 2310.3

Right now the USD/TZS market mid-rate is 2310.3 and represents ideally how many Tanzanian Shilling you can get for one United States Dollar.

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

USD / TZS Converter


1 United States Dollar equals
2310.3 Tanzanian Shilling

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United States Dollar

Tanzanian Shilling

1 USD 2,310.30 TZS
5 USD 11,551.50 TZS
10 USD 23,103.00 TZS
20 USD 46,206.00 TZS
50 USD 115,515.00 TZS
100 USD 231,030.00 TZS
250 USD 577,575.00 TZS
500 USD 1,155,150.00 TZS
1,000 USD 2,310,300.00 TZS
2,000 USD 4,620,600.00 TZS
5,000 USD 11,551,500.00 TZS
10,000 USD 23,103,000.00 TZS
50,000 USD 115,515,000.00 TZS
100,000 USD 231,030,000.00 TZS
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United States Dollar

Tanzanian Shilling

0.0004 USD 1 TZS
0.0022 USD 5 TZS
0.0043 USD 10 TZS
0.0087 USD 20 TZS
0.0217 USD 50 TZS
0.0433 USD 100 TZS
0.1083 USD 250 TZS
0.2165 USD 500 TZS
0.4330 USD 1,000 TZS
0.8660 USD 2,000 TZS
2.1650 USD 5,000 TZS
4.3300 USD 10,000 TZS
21.65 USD 50,000 TZS
43.30 USD 100,000 TZS
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United States Dollar to Tanzanian Shilling (USD-TZS) - 10 Year History

The below table shows the historic variation in the USD/TZS 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 20182310.3000Latest
09 Dec 20182299.30001 Week+0.48%
16 Nov 20182305.97751 Month+0.19%
19 Jun 20182278.60006 Months+1.39%
16 Dec 20172244.20001 Year+2.95%
16 Dec 20162182.57502 Years+5.85%
17 Dec 20131606.24505 Years+43.83%
18 Dec 20081300.514310 Years+77.65%

Best Rates for USD/TZS 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/TZS market rate I see on Google or in the Media?

The USD/TZS 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 / TZS 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/TZS 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 TZS exchange rate

  1. Know the latest USD/TZS 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 Tanzanian Shilling

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 TZS, you should pay attention to both United States Dollar and Tanzanian Shilling 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.

Tanzanian Shilling (TZS) - Market news and forecasts

No recent Tanzanian Shilling market updates.


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