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US dollar to South Korean won exchange rate

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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

South Korean won

The South Korean won is the official currency of South Korea and is issued by the Bank of Korea in Seoul. In 1997, the won was unpegged from the USD, allowing it to fluctuate based on market demand after an agreement with the International Monetary Fund was signed by South Korea.
Currency: South Korean won
Currency Symbol:
Sub unit: jeon
Bank notes: ₩1000, ₩5000, ₩10000, ₩50000
Coins: ₩100, ₩500, ₩1, ₩5, ₩10, ₩50

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

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Past 10 days: USD to KRW

Oct 17 Oct 18 Oct 19 Oct 20 Oct 21 Oct 22 Oct 23 Oct 24 Oct 25 Oct 26
1 USD = 1182.7930 Inverse: 0.0008 1185.8750 Inverse: 0.0008 1175.7550 Inverse: 0.0009 1175.5916 Inverse: 0.0009 1177.5510 Inverse: 0.0008 1177.5400 Inverse: 0.0008 1177.4000 Inverse: 0.0008 1177.5391 Inverse: 0.0008 1168.0607 Inverse: 0.0009 1168.3300 Inverse: 0.0009

Past 10 months: USD to KRW

Dec 2020 Jan 2021 Feb 2021 Mar 2021 Apr 2021 May 2021 Jun 2021 Jul 2021 Aug 2021 Sep 2021
1 USD = 1100.4393 Inverse: 0.0009 1102.1298 Inverse: 0.0009 1119.6000 Inverse: 0.0009 1128.9600 Inverse: 0.0009 1110.2300 Inverse: 0.0009 1116.5205 Inverse: 0.0009 1127.3300 Inverse: 0.0009 1152.1205 Inverse: 0.0009 1164.4703 Inverse: 0.0009 1174.8000 Inverse: 0.0009

Past 10 years: USD to KRW

Oct 2011 Oct 2012 Oct 2013 Oct 2014 Oct 2015 Oct 2016 Oct 2017 Oct 2018 Oct 2019 Oct 2020
1 USD = 1103.9184 Inverse: 0.0009 1095.8150 Inverse: 0.0009 1061.9998 Inverse: 0.0009 1053.6100 Inverse: 0.0009 1133.4417 Inverse: 0.0009 1134.6983 Inverse: 0.0009 1129.4900 Inverse: 0.0009 1139.3000 Inverse: 0.0009 1171.8199 Inverse: 0.0009 1128.4484 Inverse: 0.0009

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