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US dollar to Brazilian real exchange rate

Find the strongest USD/BRL exchange rates for 18 Jan 2022.

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US dollar

The US dollar is the official currency of the United States of America. It was created in 1792, 16 years after the US declared independence in 1776. Common nicknames for the US dollar include bucks, greenbacks, moolah and dough.
Currency: US dollar
Currency Symbol: $
Sub unit: cent
Bank notes: $1, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100
Coins: 1c, 5c, 10c, 25c, 50c, $1

Brazilian real

The Brazilian real is the official currency of Brazil. The real was briefly made of a polymer in 2000 before returning to classic paper material, and about 9 million polymer banknotes are still in circulation. The Brazilian real is often just called real by locals and tourists.
Currency: Brazilian real
Currency Symbol: R$
Sub unit: centavo
Bank notes: R$5, R$10, R$20, R$50, R$100, R$2
Coins: R$1, 5, 10, 25, 50

Today's market rate for common transfer amounts USD to BRL

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Past 10 days: USD to BRL

Jan 08 Jan 09 Jan 10 Jan 11 Jan 12 Jan 13 Jan 14 Jan 15 Jan 16 Jan 17
1 USD = 5.6358 Inverse: 0.1774 5.6357 Inverse: 0.1774 5.6637 Inverse: 0.1766 5.5688 Inverse: 0.1796 5.5344 Inverse: 0.1807 5.5293 Inverse: 0.1809 5.5349 Inverse: 0.1807 5.5349 Inverse: 0.1807 5.5349 Inverse: 0.1807 5.5174 Inverse: 0.1812

Past 10 months: USD to BRL

Mar 2021 Apr 2021 May 2021 Jun 2021 Jul 2021 Aug 2021 Sep 2021 Oct 2021 Nov 2021 Dec 2021
1 USD = 5.4908 Inverse: 0.1821 5.5459 Inverse: 0.1803 5.3100 Inverse: 0.1883 5.0902 Inverse: 0.1965 5.1169 Inverse: 0.1954 5.2958 Inverse: 0.1888 5.2601 Inverse: 0.1901 5.4597 Inverse: 0.1832 5.4577 Inverse: 0.1832 5.6809 Inverse: 0.1760

Past 10 years: USD to BRL

Jan 2012 Jan 2013 Jan 2014 Jan 2015 Jan 2016 Jan 2017 Jan 2018 Jan 2019 Jan 2020 Jan 2021
1 USD = 1.7638 Inverse: 0.5670 2.0416 Inverse: 0.4898 2.3464 Inverse: 0.4262 2.6221 Inverse: 0.3814 4.0505 Inverse: 0.2469 3.2115 Inverse: 0.3114 3.2239 Inverse: 0.3102 3.7504 Inverse: 0.2666 4.1619 Inverse: 0.2403 5.2932 Inverse: 0.1889

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