Exchange rate: dollar price, Monday, December 21, 2020

The price of the dollar in Peru closes today at 3,607 soles, according to the Central Reserve Bank (BCR). Also in parallel market (changeable), the price of the dollar amounts to 3,580 soles purchase and 3,610 sale.

This December 21, unlike yesterday’s course, Sunday, December 20, increased against the background of the health crisis caused by Coronavirus and economic recovery in the country.

Bank exchange rate

the price of the dollar in Peru is placed at 3,596 soles for purchase and 3,6003 soles for sale, at the windows of the main banks in the country.

Parallel exchange rate

On the informal market in Lima, the dollar exchange rate today operates at 3,580 soles for purchase and 3,610 soles for sale.

Dollar in Ocoña

The Ocoña dollar is quoted as the lowest priced currency in central Lima. In order to access the change, you only need to visit it Jiron Ocoña.

How to convert from dollars to soles?

To convert from dollars to soles, we present a table with figures from $ 1 to $ 5,000.

Dollars (USD) to Soles (PEN)
$ 5 = 18 soles
$ 10 = 36 soles
$ 50 = 180 soles
$ 100 = 360 soles
$ 500 = $ 1800
$ 1,000 = 3,600 soles
$ 5,000 = 18,000 soles

How to convert soles to dollars?

Here is a table for converting soles to dollars from 1 sole to 5000 soles.

Moles (PEN) to Dollars (USD)
1 sole = $ 0.30
10 soles = $ 3.00
50 soles = $ 15.00
100 soles = $ 30.00
500 soles = $ 150.00
1000 soles = $ 300.00
5000 soles = $ 1500.00

How do you know if a dollar is fake?


– This technique consists of moving your finger up and down on Benjamin Franklin’s shoulder, the left side of the bill should feel rough when touched.


Each dollar has a faint image of Benjamin Franklin printed in the appropriate space of the portrait, which is visible when the bill is held against the light. The figure must be visible on both sides of the printed paper.

3D security tape

– Another way to see if a dollar bill is fake is the vertical blue stripe on the right side of the Benjamin Franklin image, it must be woven and not printed, you will be able to tell when you move the bill, in addition to the bells printed on the band becomes 100 numbers and vice versa.

Bell and inkwell

– You will also be able to see if it is true or false by the ink-printed bell, which represents the wells used to sign the North American Declaration of Independence, it must change from copper to green when you move or tilt the bill.

Lazy loaded component

What was the dollar change this week?

Below you can see the dollar trend in Peru this week.

The price of the dollar for today, Monday, December 21, 2020. Photo: capture.

Last news

The President of the Republic, Francisco Sagasti, sent a message to the nation, announcing the new health measures against the coronavirus pandemic: the first new measure announced was a ban on the entry of non-resident aliens who have been in the United Kingdom in the last two weeks. While Peruvian citizens or foreigners living in Peru and who have visited the United Kingdom in the same period of time, must carry out a quarantine of 14 days.

In addition, he said flights in Europe would be suspended in the next two weeks, in addition to declaring the epidemiological surveillance system on high alert.