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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 0.95 CAD 4.75 CAD 9.51 CAD 95.05 CAD 950.54
Ireland EUR 0.64 EUR 3.22 EUR 6.45 EUR 64.48 EUR 644.78
New Zealand NZD 1.09 NZD 5.44 NZD 10.87 NZD 108.72 NZD 1,087.25
South Africa ZAR 11.15 ZAR 55.73 ZAR 111.46 ZAR 1,114.59 ZAR 11,145.95
United Kingdom GBP 0.51 GBP 2.54 GBP 5.09 GBP 50.87 GBP 508.66
United States of America USD 0.73 USD 3.67 USD 7.34 USD 73.38 USD 733.78

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

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