Money magazine has a US Dollar to Wizarding world currency convertor for the world of Harry Potter, but apparently it has some shortcomings. If JK Rowling, the first billionaire author, were to transfer $1 Billion--that's US one billion, or rather a UK one thousand million--to Harry's world, apparently she'd need several trucks to carry all that change, but not have much in terms of larger values.
CURRENCY CONVERTER RESULTSMonday, July 23, 2007
1000000000 US Dollar = 2 galleons, 125862069 sickles and 15250000000 knuts
|HARRY POTTER CURRENCY CONVERTER|
|US Dollar to Harry Potter Currency|
| Knuts do not divide evenly into dollars or vice versa. Consequently, there may be small discrepancies due to rounding.|
No harm done; just funny.