The peso is the official currency of Argentina. The currency code is ARS and identified by the symbol $. The Argentine peso is subdivided into 100 centavos. The peso is issued by the Central bank of Argentina.

Exchange rates are published daily. These rates are provided for indicative purposes only.

The foreign exchange reference rates are published by the European Central Bank.

Currency of Argentina

Currency Name: Argentine peso
Local name: Peso argentino (Spanish)
Official user(s): Argentina
Currency Symbol/Sign: $
ISO code: ARS
Central bank: Central Bank of Argentina
Sub-Unit: 1 peso = 100 centavo.
Banknotes: 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 pesos
Coins: 5, 10, 25, 50 centavos, 1, 2 pesos.

Currency Peg: No
Black Market for Currency: No
Currency Volatility: Medium

Central Bank Rate

The current central bank interest rate is 9.00%

Currency Calculator


Exchange rates today: Monday 18th of December 2017

Country Argentine Peso Euro
Argentine Peso, ARS 1 ARS = 0.0484 €
20.64 ARS = 1 €
20 ARS = 0.9690 €
50 ARS = 2.4225 €
100 ARS = 4.8450 €
500 ARS   = 24.2248 €
1000 ARS = 48.4496 €

The rates are set on the basis of the regular daily concertation procedure between national central banks, which normally takes place at 2.15 p.m. CET. The exchange rates are for reference only and are published daily when TARGET system is open.