USD to AED - Convert US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham

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1 USD = 3.673 AED

1 AED = 0.272 USD

(Mid-market exchange rate)

Last updated Apr 24, 2024 12:19 GMT

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USD to AED conversion chart

Below is the live and historical US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham rate chart so you can see today's rate - and how the rates have changed over time.

1 USD = 3.673 AED

1,000 US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham stats | USD to AED

Stat Last 7 days Last 30 days Last 90 days Last year Selected period on chart
High 3.673 3.673 3.673 3.673 3.673
Low 3.672 3.672 3.672 3.672 3.672
Average 3.673 3.672 3.673 3.673 3.672
Volatility 0.03% 0.03% 0.03% 0.03% 0.03%

What is the US Dollar worth against the United Arab Emirates Dirham today?

1 USD is worth 3.673 AED today

How much is 1,000 USD worth in AED?

At the current exchange rate of 3.673 , a sum of 1,000 US Dollar is worth 3,673 United Arab Emirates Dirham.

Which currency is stronger? USD or AED?

The US Dollar is currently stronger than the United Arab Emirates Dirham given that 1 USD is equal to 3.673 AED. Conversely, 1 AED is worth 0.272 USD.

Overview of USD to AED Performance and Trends

Today, to buy 1,000 US Dollar, you need 3,673 United Arab Emirates Dirham. On the same date last year, you needed 3,672 United Arab Emirates Dirham for 1,000 US Dollar. This change indicates that the US Dollar has become stronger against the United Arab Emirates Dirham by 0.03% over the past year.

The pair experienced low volatility of 0.03%.

Low volatility means there is a lower risk of significant price changes. The exchange rate is normally stable.

USD to AED Currency Performance and Volatility

Last 7 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between د.إ3.672 (weekly low) and د.إ3.673 (weekly high), a variance of د.إ0.001 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.03%.

Last 30 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between د.إ3.672 (30-day low) to د.إ3.673 (30-day high), a variance of د.إ0.001 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.03%.

Last 90 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between د.إ3.672 (90-day low) to د.إ3.673 (90-day high), a variance of د.إ0.001 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.03%.

Last Year

  • Performance: $1,000 ranged from د.إ3.672 (yearly low) to د.إ3.673 (yearly high), a variance of د.إ0.001 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.03%.

USD to AED Forecast and trending

Is the US Dollar going up or down against the United Arab Emirates Dirham?

Today's USD to AED exchange rate (3.673) is smaller compared to yesterday's rate (3.673).

Currency information

USD - US Dollar

The currency code for US Dollar is USD.

The USD currency symbol is $.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Cent

USD rank by most traded currencies: 1

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 44.25%

USD rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 10

The US Dollar is the currency of 22 countries:
United States, American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, United States Virgin Islands, Bonaire, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Cambodia, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, Liberia, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau, Panama, Saba, Sint Eustatius, Turks and Caicos Islands, Zimbabwe

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AED - United Arab Emirates Dirham

The currency code for United Arab Emirates Dirham is AED.

The AED currency symbol is د.إ.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Fils

AED rank by most traded currencies: 26

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 0.20%

AED rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 34

The United Arab Emirates Dirham is the currency of 1 countries:
United Arab Emirates, Dubai

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Understanding USD to AED 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 US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham, to send a payment, for a trip overseas, when shopping online or to hold a balance in United Arab Emirates Dirham.

How to convert USD to AED?

You can convert US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham 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 United Arab Emirates Dirham 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 US Dollar 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 United Arab Emirates Dirham 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 US Dollar you want to send, or the amount in United Arab Emirates Dirham 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 United Arab Emirates Dirham

How to get the best USD to AED 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 USD to AED exchange rate for your specific transaction.

Get to know the USD/AED 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 USD/AED 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 US Dollar and United Arab Emirates Dirham. 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 US Dollar with United Arab Emirates Dirham?

You'll be able to exchange United Arab Emirates Dirham to US Dollar in the same way as you'd exchange US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham. If you have United Arab Emirates Dirham 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 United Arab Emirates Dirham. 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 US Dollar 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 USD to AED?

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 US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham (USD to AED)

How much is the US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham?

The US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham exchange rate today is 3.673 . Use this guide to learn more about exchanging USD to AED in the easiest and best value way for your specific needs.

How much is 1,000 US Dollar to the United Arab Emirates Dirham?

The USD to AED rate today is 3.673 . That means that 1,000 US Dollar would be worth 3,673 United Arab Emirates Dirham.

How to exchange US Dollar to United Arab Emirates Dirham?

Exchange USD to AED 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 USD to AED.

How to send money to United Arab Emirates?

If you want to send money from USA - or anywhere else in the world - to United Arab Emirates, 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 United Arab Emirates - 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 United Arab Emirates Dirham and US Dollar 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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