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Mauritania Currency

Money

The Mauritanian Ouguiya (MRO) is the official currency of Mauritania. Euros and US dollars are both fairly easy to exchange and it is necessary to carry wads of cash because credit cards are seldom accepted. It is difficult to find ATMs in Mauritania, even in the capital, and the country is not well connected to the international banking system, which means most credit cards won't work at ATMs. Special international ATMs are available at BNP and Societe Generale in both Nouakchott and Nouadhibou.


Currency Exchange Rates


AUD 1 AUD 5 AUD 10 AUD 100 AUD 1,000
Australia AUD 1.00 AUD 5.00 AUD 10.00 AUD 100.00 AUD 1,000.00
Canada CAD 0.99 CAD 4.95 CAD 9.90 CAD 99.02 CAD 990.20
Ireland EUR 0.68 EUR 3.38 EUR 6.76 EUR 67.61 EUR 676.15
New Zealand NZD 1.09 NZD 5.47 NZD 10.95 NZD 109.49 NZD 1,094.91
South Africa ZAR 11.41 ZAR 57.03 ZAR 114.06 ZAR 1,140.56 ZAR 11,405.61
United Kingdom GBP 0.52 GBP 2.61 GBP 5.23 GBP 52.29 GBP 522.87
United States of America USD 0.74 USD 3.71 USD 7.43 USD 74.26 USD 742.61

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

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