If you're looking to buy US Dollars, it can be useful to know how the exchange rate has changed over time so you can make a more informed decision on when to buy. Unfortunately, most US Dollar historical data are based on the unobtainable interbank rates that major banks trade at, not the 'high street' rate available to most customers. Our historical exchange rate graphs are different because we record the actual exchange rates that US Dollars are being offered at by Ireland's biggest foreign exchange providers, so the graphs below are indicative of what you could have bought at if you ordered on the day.
This graph shows the historical exchange rate data for US Dollars:
High: 1.2218 Low: 1.0238 Source: CompareHolidayMoney.ie
Between 22nd February 2017 and 21st March 2018 the US Dollar rate increased by 16.9% from 1.0238 to 1.1968. During this period the highest rate recorded was 1.2218 on 16th February 2018 and the lowest was 1.0238 on 22nd February 2017. Today's best US Dollar rate is currently 1.1968.
This data is complied by Compare Holiday Money and is based on the highest and lowest exchange rates recorded every day at midnight from our currency affiliates in Ireland. You may use this data for any purpose provided you quote compareholidaymoney.ie as the source. We also provide custom exchange rate data in a wide variety of formats and we can provide topical commentary if required. Please contact us for more information.
Posted by Graham Morley on 5th January 2018
If you are travelling to South Korea for a holiday or to see the winter Olympics then unless you have travelled before you will ask yourself how much South Korean won spending money you will need? Assuming you read more