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    Best Send Money to Australia USD/AUD Rates Compared Live

    The best USD to AUD exchange rate is 1.5453. Compare foreign transfer and currency exchange rates, find better rates & deals.

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    Comparing USD-AUD send money exchange rates

    Exchange rates can vary significantly between different currency exchange providers, so it's important to compare US dollar (USD) to Australian dollar (AUD) rates from different sources before making a conversion.

    The above Dollar to Aussie comparison table makes it easy to compare the Total Fees (both variable and fixed) you are being charged vs the latest USD-AUD mid-rate (see below) and the possible savings of using another provider.

     
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    USD to AUD Market Data

    US dollar (USD) to Australian dollar (AUD) market data - latest interbank exchange rate, trend, chart & historic rates.

     
    1 USD =
    1.5453We compare provider deals to this wholesale mid-market rate. Read more
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    1W
    USD to AUD at 1.5297 is just above its 3-month average, having traded in a very stable 3.7% range from 1.4951 to 1.5499
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    DateUSD/AUDChangePeriod
    28 Mar 2024
    1.5346
    0.3% 2 Week
    12 Jan 2024
    1.4959
    2.2% 3 Month
    12 Apr 2023
    1.4932
    2.4% 1 Year
    13 Apr 2019
    1.3949
    9.6% 5 Year
    14 Apr 2014
    1.0617
    44% 10 Year
    16 Apr 2004
    1.3483
    13.4% 20 Year
    USD/AUD historic rates & change to 11-Apr-2024
     

    What are equivalent amounts of USD and AUD?

    Here are some popular conversion amounts for USD to AUD (US dollar to Australian dollar)*.

    USD AUD
    $ 1 A$ 1.5453
    $ 5 A$ 7.7265
    $ 10 A$ 15.45
    $ 20 A$ 30.91
    $ 50 A$ 77.27
    $ 100 A$ 154.53
    $ 250 A$ 386.33
    $ 500 A$ 772.65
    $ 1,000 A$ 1,545
    $ 2,000 A$ 3,091
    $ 5,000 A$ 7,727
    $ 10,000 A$ 15,453
    $ 20,000 A$ 30,906
    $ 50,000 A$ 77,265
    $ 100,000 A$ 154,530
    USD AUD
    $ 0.6471 A$ 1
    $ 3.2355 A$ 5
    $ 6.4710 A$ 10
    $ 12.94 A$ 20
    $ 32.36 A$ 50
    $ 64.71 A$ 100
    $ 161.78 A$ 250
    $ 323.55 A$ 500
    $ 647.10 A$ 1,000
    $ 1,294 A$ 2,000
    $ 3,236 A$ 5,000
    $ 6,471 A$ 10,000
    $ 12,942 A$ 20,000
    $ 32,355 A$ 50,000
    $ 64,710 A$ 100,000

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    *Converted at the current USDAUD interbank exchange rate. Calculate actual payout amounts for Send Money and Travel Money exchange rates.

     
     

    Forecasts for USD to AUD

     

    Based on recent Forex analyst forecasts and currency market updates, the USD to AUD exchange rate has seen significant movements driven by economic data releases and market sentiment. The US dollar (USD) has rallied against the Australian dollar (AUD) following stronger-than-expected US inflation data, leading to a surge in the USD. With US inflation beating expectations and quashing hopes of a June Federal Reserve rate cut, the outlook for the USD remains positive. Furthermore, improved US economic performance and expectations of higher yields have led to revisions of shorter-term USD forecasts by institutions like HSBC, indicating further potential strength for the greenback.

    Read our full review of recent USD to AUD forecasts.

     

    How to get a good USD to AUD exchange rate

    There are several ways to save on exchange rates when converting US dollar to Australian dollar:

    1. Shop around for the best USD/AUD exchange rate: Exchange rates can vary significantly between different currency exchange providers, so it's important to compare rates from different sources before making a conversion.
    2. Timing is important: Keep an eye on the USD/AUD rate on currency markets, as exchange rates can fluctuate frequently. Try to make your transactions when the exchange rate is in your favor. You can do this easily with our BER Smart Rate Tracker.
    3. Use a credit/debit or travel card that doesn't charge foreign transaction fees: Some credit cards charge additional fees for transactions made in a foreign currency, so it's important to check with your card issuer to see if they charge these fees and what their exchange rate is.
    4. Use a multi-currency account: Having a multi-currency account allows you to hold and transfer money in both USD and AUD at close to the interbank rate. It also allows you to make payments or withdrawals in the local currency while avoiding high conversion fees.
    5. Buy currency in advance: If you know that you will need foreign currency in the future, consider buying it in advance when the exchange rate is favorable.

    The key is reducing excessive costs and fees

    Generally speaking, if you are buying Australian dollar with US dollar, then it's better for the USD/AUD exchange rate to be higher.

    However working against you are the fees all foreign exchange providers charge for providing their service. These fees is usually contained within the exchange rate margin (or difference to the mid-rate).

    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.

    Our real-time foreign transfer and travel money/cards comparison calculators make shopping around easy and help you calculate how much you can save.

    It's worth noting that while these tips can help you save on exchange rates, it's important to be aware that no single method is guaranteed to provide the best exchange rate in every situation, and it may require some research and comparison-shopping to find the best option for your specific needs.

    Will the US dollar rise against the Australian dollar?

    It is almost impossible to predict what an exchange rate will do in the future, the best approach is to monitor the currency markets and transact when an exchange rate moves in your favour.

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    Read our Currency guide to Australia - a practical currency and money guide to travel, living and doing business in Australia with the Australian dollar.

     
     
     

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    What are the limits on Sending Money to and from Australia?

    There are no limits on the amount of money that can be sent to or from Australia. However, there may be fees and exchange rates that apply when sending money internationally, and these costs can vary depending on the method of transfer and the country where the money is being sent.

    If you are sending a large amount of money to or from Australia, it is a good idea to compare the fees and exchange rates offered by different money transfer providers to find the most cost-effective option.

    Read more at our Australia (AUD) country guide

       
     
     

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