US Dollar to Kenyan Shilling — exchange rate

You will find a currency converter from the USD to the KES on this page. It is possible to convert any amount from US Dollar to Kenyan Shilling ($ to KSh) using Myfin currency converter at the live rates of 04:11 AM 12-09-2023.

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1 USD = 154.843 KES

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USDUS Dollar

Country of Circulation: United States, British Virgin Islands, Ecuador, Panama and others

Currency Code, Symbol: USD, $

Denominations of coins in circulation: 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢

Denominations of banknotes in circulation: $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100

History: The US dollar ($) is the national currency of the United States of America, one of the global reserve currencies. It is used as an official currency unit in Salvador, Marshall Islands, Panama, Bermuda. USD is used as an abbreviation for convenience and internationalization purposes.The US dollar is subdivided into cents. Every dollar has 100 cents. The currency has existed since 1792. The first dollars were made out of silver, then paper notes appeared. They have had the traditional greenish or grey color from the outset. Around 35 million pieces of dollars of different denomination worth 635 million emigrate to the USA daily. 95% of the banknotes are to replace worn-out notes.Read More

KESKenyan Shilling

Country of Circulation: Kenya

Currency Code, Symbol: KES, KSh

Denominations of coins in circulation: 1, 5, 10 , 20 shillings

Denominations of banknotes in circulation: 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1000 shillings

History: The Kenyan shilling (KSh) is the official national currency of Kenya. The currency is not used in other countries. To denote the currency on the international market, the KES abbreviation is commonly used.Cents are used as change for the Kenyan shilling. One KES has 100 cents. The currency appeared in 1966. Before that, Kenya used the East African shilling. Today, only notes and coins issued after 2003 are officially accepted for payment. Outdated notes are being steadily taken out of the market for elimination.Read More

Historical data of the 1 US Dollar to the Kenyan Shilling exchange rate

In the table you can find 1 Dollar to Kenyan Shilling exchange rate for the last week.

Saturday 12-09-2023 1 USD 154.843 KES -
Friday 12-08-2023 1 USD 154.843 KES 1.49235
Thursday 12-07-2023 1 USD 153.351 KES 0.890437
Wednesday 12-06-2023 1 USD 152.46 KES 0.219843
Tuesday 12-05-2023 1 USD 152.68 KES 0.569842
Monday 12-04-2023 1 USD 153.25 KES 0.602828
Sunday 12-03-2023 1 USD 152.647 KES -

1 USD to KES chart

Contains historical rates for 1 Dollar against Kenyan Shilling for all the time.

1 US Dollar to Kenyan Shilling stats

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  • USD/KES – US Dollar to Kenyan Shilling conversion

    Our USD/KES currency converter allows instant conversion by live rates. Current value of 1 USD equals 154.842902 KES.
  • US Dollar to Kenyan Shilling conversion

    We use quotation information as of 12-09-2023 04:11 AM ET to calculate the conversion rate of two currencies. Specified values are considered average but can match the rates of specific financial organizations. To get a result, you only need to:
    • indicate an amount of money to convert in the window with US Dollars;
    • wait for automatic USD to KES conversion.
    With the help of this tool, you can convert any amount of US Dollars into Kenyan Shillings in a few seconds.
  • How has the dynamic of USD to KES rate changed in the last week

    Here you can also find a chart with the US Dollar rate fluctuations since 2015. In the last week, the pound to dollar conversion rate has changed by 2.1959 KES or +1.4182%.
  • The dynamic of USD to KES rate over the last month

    The monthly data of USD to KES conversion rate dynamic helps to understand market trends better. USD has moved by +1.9972% or 3.0925 KES.