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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 0.19 AUD 0.95 AUD 1.89 AUD 18.91 AUD 189.11
Canada CAD 0.19 CAD 0.93 CAD 1.86 CAD 18.60 CAD 186.00
Ireland EUR 0.13 EUR 0.66 EUR 1.32 EUR 13.22 EUR 132.23
New Zealand NZD 0.20 NZD 0.98 NZD 1.96 NZD 19.58 NZD 195.81
South Africa ZAR 1.82 ZAR 9.09 ZAR 18.18 ZAR 181.77 ZAR 1,817.75
United Kingdom GBP 0.11 GBP 0.57 GBP 1.13 GBP 11.34 GBP 113.37
United States of America USD 0.14 USD 0.70 USD 1.39 USD 13.92 USD 139.19

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

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