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Guatemala Currency

Money

The official currency is the Quetzal (GTQ), which is divided into 100 centavos. Cash exchange is easy, but visitors are not advised to exchange money at the informal booths on the street. There are ATMs in the towns and cities, which accept American Express and Visa, while MasterCard and Diners Club are not widely accepted.


Currency Exchange Rates


Guatemala GTQ 1 GTQ 5 GTQ 10 GTQ 100 GTQ 1,000
Australia AUD 0.17 AUD 0.86 AUD 1.71 AUD 17.14 AUD 171.42
Canada CAD 0.17 CAD 0.85 CAD 1.70 CAD 16.97 CAD 169.74
Ireland EUR 0.12 EUR 0.58 EUR 1.16 EUR 11.59 EUR 115.90
New Zealand NZD 0.19 NZD 0.94 NZD 1.88 NZD 18.77 NZD 187.69
South Africa ZAR 1.96 ZAR 9.78 ZAR 19.55 ZAR 195.51 ZAR 1,955.12
United Kingdom GBP 0.09 GBP 0.45 GBP 0.90 GBP 8.96 GBP 89.63
United States of America USD 0.13 USD 0.64 USD 1.27 USD 12.73 USD 127.30

Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.

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