AFN to JPY - Convert Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen

Convert AFN to JPY using our currency converter with real exchange rate today

1 AFN = 2.042 JPY

1 JPY = 0.49 AFN

(Mid-market exchange rate)

Last updated Feb 25, 2024 14:49 GMT

AFN to JPY conversion chart

Below is the live and historical Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen rate chart so you can see today's rate - and how the rates have changed over time.

1 AFN = 2.042 JPY

1,000 Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen stats | AFN to JPY

Stat Last 7 days Last 30 days Last 90 days Last year Selected period on chart
High 2.046 2.046 2.139 2.19 2.046
Low 2.028 1.955 1.967 1.499 1.955
Average 2.039 2.017 2.046 1.803 2.017
Volatility 0.89% 4.65% 8.74% 46.1% 4.65%

What is the Afghan Afghani worth against the Japanese Yen today?

1 AFN is worth 2.042 JPY today

How much is 1,000 AFN worth in JPY?

At the current exchange rate of 2.042 , a sum of 1,000 Afghan Afghani is worth 2,042 Japanese Yen.

Which currency is stronger? AFN or JPY?

The Afghan Afghani is currently stronger than the Japanese Yen given that 1 AFN is equal to 2.042 JPY. Conversely, 1 JPY is worth 0.49 AFN.

Overview of AFN to JPY Performance and Trends

Today, to buy 1,000 Afghan Afghani, you need 2,042 Japanese Yen. On the same date last year, you needed 1,533 Japanese Yen for 1,000 Afghan Afghani. This change indicates that the Afghan Afghani has become stronger against the Japanese Yen by 33.33% over the past year.

The pair experienced high volatility of 46.1%.

High volatility means there is a higher risk of significant price changes. It is better to closely monitor the exchange rate in such situations.

AFN to JPY Currency Performance and Volatility

Last 7 Days

  • Performance: ؋1,000 varied between ¥2.028 (weekly low) and ¥2.046 (weekly high), a variance of ¥0.018 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.89%.

Last 30 Days

  • Performance: ؋1,000 varied between ¥1.955 (30-day low) to ¥2.046 (30-day high), a variance of ¥0.091 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 4.65%.

Last 90 Days

  • Performance: ؋1,000 varied between ¥1.967 (90-day low) to ¥2.139 (90-day high), a variance of ¥0.172 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 8.74%.

Last Year

  • Performance: ؋1,000 ranged from ¥1.499 (yearly low) to ¥2.19 (yearly high), a variance of ¥0.691 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 46.1%.

AFN to JPY Forecast and trending

Is the Afghan Afghani going up or down against the Japanese Yen?

Today's AFN to JPY exchange rate (2.042) is smaller compared to yesterday's rate (2.044).

Currency information

AFN - Afghan Afghani

The currency code for Afghan Afghani is AFN.

The AFN currency symbol is ؋.

Minor unit:

AFN rank by most traded currencies:

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume:

AFN rank by strongest currencies (buying power):

The Afghan Afghani is the currency of countries:

JPY - Japanese Yen

The currency code for Japanese Yen is JPY.

The JPY currency symbol is ¥.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Sen

JPY rank by most traded currencies: 3

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 8.35%

JPY rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 103

The Japanese Yen is the currency of 1 countries:

More Japanese Yen (JPY) information >

Understanding AFN to JPY Currency Exchange: Our Top Tips

Let's look at some practical information, ideas and tips to help you make sure you can get the most from your money when you convert Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen, to send a payment, for a trip overseas, when shopping online or to hold a balance in Japanese Yen.

How to convert AFN to JPY?

You can convert Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen either in a physical location or online. If you choose to exchange money at a currency exchange store, bank or at the airport, you'll be given your Japanese Yen in cash. Or, you can choose to convert digitally, to send a payment overseas for example.

If you're exchanging money in a physical location you'll usually need to take the following steps:

  • Choose an exchange service that suits your needs
  • Head there with the money in Afghan Afghani cash to exchange
  • Get a quote for the exchange rate and any commission or fee you need to pay
  • Hand over your money and receive your Japanese Yen in cash

Exchanging your money digitally is often easier. As an example, here's how to send a payment overseas:

  • Choose an international payment service that suits your needs and head to their desktop site, or download their app
  • Tap Send Payment
  • Enter the amount in Afghan Afghani you want to send, or the amount in Japanese Yen you want your recipient to get in the end
  • You'll be shown a quote for the exchange rate and any commission or fee you need to pay
  • Choose your preferred payment method, and follow the prompts to pay
  • Your money will be deposited to your recipient's bank account directly, in Japanese Yen

How to get the best AFN to JPY exchange rate?

Because banks, currency exchange offices and international payment services all set their own exchange rates, you'll need to shop around a little to find the best AFN to JPY exchange rate for your specific transaction.

Get to know the AFN/JPY mid-market exchange rate using reputable currency conversion tools, so you'll be able to see how the market is trending. You can often set up rate alerts so the service you choose will send you a message when the AFN/JPY mid-market exchange rate hits your preferred level. Once you see a rate you like, act fast to complete your transaction before markets move again.

Another smart option is to open a multi-currency account which lets you hold a selection of major world currencies, often including Afghan Afghani and Japanese Yen. This can be helpful if you transact internationally often, live overseas, receive payments from abroad, invest in diverse markets or even if you simply love to shop online with international retailers. Because you can hold a balance in the currency or currencies of your choice, there's no need to convert from one currency to another unnecessarily - you can wait until exchange rates are favorable to avoid losing out.

How to buy Afghan Afghani with Japanese Yen?

You'll be able to exchange Japanese Yen to Afghan Afghani in the same way as you'd exchange Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen. If you have Japanese Yen in your pocket in cash, you can take them along to a currency exchange service and ask if they'll buy back in exchange for Japanese Yen. Be aware that the exchange rate might not be great - so coming back from a trip with as little foreign cash as possible is a smart plan.

On the other hand, if you hold Afghan Afghani in a bank or specialist provider account, you'll be able to take advantage of online currency exchange services which can often offer fast, efficient and good value conversion which uses a better rate than a bank would.

Where to exchange AFN to JPY?

You can exchange currencies in person at a currency exchange store, bank or airport, or use an online service instead. It's helpful to know that in person currency exchange options can offer a pretty poor deal overall, as exchange rates commonly include a markup - an extra fee. If you're exchanging somewhere with little local competition - like at an airport or hotel, for example - the chances are that the rate you get will be even worse.

A good alternative is to open a multi-currency account which lets you hold and exchange currencies digitally - and if you pick an account which also offers a linked debit card, you can make ATM withdrawals at home and abroad whenever you need cash. Digital specialist services can often offer a better exchange rate with lower overall costs compared to using your bank or exchanging cash in person - plus they're intuitive to use and let you manage your money with just your phone.

Frequently asked questions when converting Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen (AFN to JPY)

How much is the Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen?

The Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen exchange rate today is 2.042 . Use this guide to learn more about exchanging AFN to JPY in the easiest and best value way for your specific needs.

How much is 1,000 Afghan Afghani to the Japanese Yen?

The AFN to JPY rate today is 2.042 . That means that 1,000 Afghan Afghani would be worth 2,042 Japanese Yen.

How to exchange Afghan Afghani to Japanese Yen?

Exchange AFN to JPY in person at a bank, currency exchange store or airport - or for a better exchange rate and to avoid standing in line in a physical store, use a digital service. Online currency exchange services are safe, intuitive and easy to use, to send payments internationally, or hold and exchange multiple currencies including AFN to JPY.

How to send money to Japan?

If you want to send money from the Afghanistan - or anywhere else in the world - to Japan, you'll be able to do so through your bank or an online specialist service like Wise. Specialist international money transfer services can often offer better exchange rates and lower overall costs for payments to Japan - plus, you'll be able to get everything arranged with just your laptop or phone.

What is the Mid-Market Rate?

The mid-market exchange rate is the rate that banks and currency exchange services get when they buy and sell currencies like Japanese Yen and Afghan Afghani on wholesale markets. It's an important benchmark you can use to measure whether the exchange rate you're offered by a bank or exchange service is fair.

Usually banks and exchange services add a percentage margin - known as a markup - to the exchange rate they get themselves. But this markup can vary a lot, and in some cases pushes up the cost of currency exchange significantly. Learning about the mid-market rate and monitoring it can mean you get a better deal when you exchange currencies.

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