USD to GBP Exchange Rates

United States Dollar to British Pound. Get bank beating foreign currency exchange with OFX.

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GBP Snapshot

The pound sterling is the official currency of the United Kingdom. It is also the currency of the British Crown dependencies of Guernsey, Jersey and the Isle of Man, who produce their own local issues of sterling that are considered equivalent to the UK sterling.

  • Currency Name: Pound sterling
  • Currency Code: GBP
  • Currency Symbol: £
  • Central Bank: Bank of England
  • Countries Used In: United Kingdom, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey
  • Major Unit: 1 pound sterling
  • Minor Unit: penny - 1/100 of a pound
  • Note Denominations: £5, £10, £20, £50
  • Coin Denominations: 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 pence, £1, £2

 

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Date (GMT) Rate**
Average 0.635792
December 31, 1990 0.563375
December 31, 1991 0.567591
December 31, 1992 0.56949
December 31, 1993 0.666318
December 31, 1994 0.653307
December 31, 1995 0.633665
December 31, 1996 0.641388
December 31, 1997 0.610844
December 31, 1998 0.603486
December 31, 1999 0.618305
December 31, 2000 0.66141
December 31, 2001 0.694595
December 31, 2002 0.667971
December 31, 2003 0.612069
December 31, 2004 0.545861
December 31, 2005 0.550022
December 31, 2006 0.543416
December 31, 2007 0.499806
December 31, 2008 0.544573
December 31, 2009 0.641169
December 31, 2010 0.647491
December 31, 2011 0.623629
December 31, 2012 0.631109
December 31, 2013 0.63955
December 31, 2014 0.607353
December 31, 2015 0.654441
December 31, 2016 0.740559
December 31, 2017 0.776691
December 31, 2018 0.750148
December 31, 2019 0.783652
February 15, 2020 0.766259

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