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GBP to USD exchange rates

Convert British pounds sterling to US dollars. Get bank-beating foreign currency exchange rates with OFX.

GBPBritish pound sterling
USDUS dollar

Market Rate 1.2232
Inverse 0.8175

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From
GBPBritish pound sterling
To
USDUS dollar

GBP/USD currency chart: 1.00 GBP = 1.2242 USD

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GBP Snapshot

  • Currency Name: British pound sterling
  • Currency Code: GBP
  • Currency Symbol: £
  • Central Bank: Bank of England
  • Reserve Currency: The British pound is not considered a reserve currency.
  • Safe Haven: The British pound is not considered a safe haven.
  • Countries Used In: UK
  • Major Unit: One British pound
  • Minor Unit: One penny
  • Pennies per British pound: 100
  • Note Denominations: £5, £10, £20, £50
  • Coin Denominations: 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 25p, 50p. £1, £2, £5

USD Snapshot

The United States dollar (symbol: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ or U.S. Dollar, also referred to as American dollar, or informally known as the 'buck') is the official currency for the USA, Ecuador, El Salvador, British Virgin Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands, Caribbean Netherlands, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, and East Timor.

  • Currency Name: US dollar
  • Currency Code: USD
  • Currency Symbol: $ or US$
  • Central Bank: Federal Reserve
  • Reserve Currency: The United States dollar is considered a reserve currency.
  • Safe Haven: The United States dollar is considered a safe haven.
  • Countries Used In: United States
  • Major Unit: One United States dollar
  • Minor Unit: One cent
  • Cents per United States dollar: 100
  • Note Denominations: $1, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100
  • Coin Denominations: 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 50¢, $1

Previous GBP to USD Exchange Rates

From
GBPBritish pound sterling
To
USDUS dollar
Frequency
Reporting period
1 year

GBP to USD historical rates

Date1 GBP=
Average1.239157
January 31, 20221.3556
February 28, 20221.353747
March 31, 20221.316405
April 30, 20221.293555
May 31, 20221.244484
June 30, 20221.231882
July 31, 20221.200109
August 31, 20221.197291
September 30, 20221.132387
October 31, 20221.129284
November 30, 20221.17598

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