USD to CLP - Convert US Dollar to Chilean Peso

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1 USD = 966.2 CLP

1 CLP = 0.001 USD

(Mid-market exchange rate)

Last updated Mar 01, 2024 08:50 GMT

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USD to CLP conversion chart

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

1 USD = 966.2 CLP

1,000 US Dollar to Chilean Peso stats | USD to CLP

Stat Last 7 days Last 30 days Last 90 days Last year Selected period on chart
High 992.925 992.925 985.45 985.45 992.925
Low 963.98 926.04 859.96 785.75 926.04
Average 980.154 963.245 916.993 860.677 963.302
Volatility 3% 7.22% 14.59% 25.42% 7.22%

What is the US Dollar worth against the Chilean Peso today?

1 USD is worth 966.2 CLP today

How much is 1,000 USD worth in CLP?

At the current exchange rate of 966.2 , a sum of 1,000 US Dollar is worth 966,200 Chilean Peso.

Which currency is stronger? USD or CLP?

The US Dollar is currently stronger than the Chilean Peso given that 1 USD is equal to 966.2 CLP. Conversely, 1 CLP is worth 0.001 USD.

Overview of USD to CLP Performance and Trends

Today, to buy 1,000 US Dollar, you need 966,200 Chilean Peso. On the same date last year, you needed 817,270 Chilean Peso for 1,000 US Dollar. This change indicates that the US Dollar has become stronger against the Chilean Peso by 18.1% over the past year.

The pair experienced high volatility of 25.42%.

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

USD to CLP Currency Performance and Volatility

Last 7 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between $963.98 (weekly low) and $992.925 (weekly high), a variance of $28.945 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 3%.

Last 30 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between $926.04 (30-day low) to $992.925 (30-day high), a variance of $66.885 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 7.22%.

Last 90 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between $859.96 (90-day low) to $985.45 (90-day high), a variance of $125.49 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 14.59%.

Last Year

  • Performance: $1,000 ranged from $785.75 (yearly low) to $985.45 (yearly high), a variance of $199.7 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 25.42%.

USD to CLP Forecast and trending

Is the US Dollar going up or down against the Chilean Peso?

Today's USD to CLP exchange rate (965.16) is smaller compared to yesterday's rate (977.5).

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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CLP - Chilean Peso

The currency code for Chilean Peso is CLP.

The CLP currency symbol is $.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Centavo

CLP rank by most traded currencies: 29

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 0.15%

CLP rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 124

The Chilean Peso is the currency of 2 countries:
Chile, Easter Island

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Understanding USD to CLP 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 Chilean Peso, to send a payment, for a trip overseas, when shopping online or to hold a balance in Chilean Peso.

How to convert USD to CLP?

You can convert US Dollar to Chilean Peso 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 Chilean Peso 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 Chilean Peso 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 Chilean Peso 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 Chilean Peso

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

Get to know the USD/CLP 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/CLP 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 Chilean Peso. 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 Chilean Peso?

You'll be able to exchange Chilean Peso to US Dollar in the same way as you'd exchange US Dollar to Chilean Peso. If you have Chilean Peso 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 Chilean Peso. 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 CLP?

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 Chilean Peso (USD to CLP)

How much is the US Dollar to Chilean Peso?

The US Dollar to Chilean Peso exchange rate today is 966.2 . Use this guide to learn more about exchanging USD to CLP in the easiest and best value way for your specific needs.

How much is 1,000 US Dollar to the Chilean Peso?

The USD to CLP rate today is 966.2 . That means that 1,000 US Dollar would be worth 966,200 Chilean Peso.

How to exchange US Dollar to Chilean Peso?

Exchange USD to CLP 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 CLP.

How to send money to Chile?

If you want to send money from the USA - or anywhere else in the world - to Chile, 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 Chile - 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 Chilean Peso 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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