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Australian interest (cash rate)

Current and historical interest rate from the Reserve Bank of Australia

On this page you will find an overview of the interest rate development of the cash rate of the Australian central bank (Reserve Bank of Australia - RBA). This rate is often referred to when referring to "the Australian rate".

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Latest interest rate changes
Modification date Interest
03-11-2020 0.10%
19-03-2020 0.25%
03-03-2020 0.50%
01-10-2019 0.75%
02-07-2019 1.00%
04-06-2019 1.25%
02-08-2016 1.50%
03-05-2016 1.75%
05-05-2015 2.00%
03-02-2015 2.25%

The table above is adjusted for each Australian central bank interest rate change.

Graph showing historic Australian interest rates

The graph above shows the historical trend in the Australian central bank's cash rate.