Historical Spot Gold Prices
Annual High and Low Prices
Since 1972

Year
Yearly
High 
Yearly
Low
1972
$70.00
$44.00
1973
$126.00 $64.00
1974
$195.00 $117.00
1975
$185.00 $135.00
1976
$142.00 $102.00
1977
$168.00 $127.00
1978
$243.65 $165.70
1979
$524.00 $216.55
1980
$850.00 $474.00
1981
$599.25 $391.25
1982
$488.50 $296.75
1983
$511.50 $374.25
1984
$406.85 $303.25
1985
$340.90 $284.25
1986
$442.75 $326.00
1987
$502.75 $390.00
1988
$485.30 $389.05
1989
$417.15 $358.50
1990
$423.75
$345.85
1991
$403.00 $344.30
1992
$359.60 $330.20
1993
$406.70 $326.10
1994
$397.50 $369.65
1995
$396.95 $372.40
1996
$416.25 $367.40
1997
$367.80 $283.00
1998
$314.60 $273.40
1999
$323.50 $252.80
2000
$325.50 $264.10
2001
$291.45 $256.65
2002
$342.75 $277.75
2003
$417.25 $319.90
2004
$454.20 $375.00
2005
$536.50 $411.10
2006
$725.00 $524.75
2007
$841.10 $608.40
2008
$1,011.25 $712.50
2009
$1,212.50 $810.00
2010
$1,421.00 $1,058.00
2011
$1,895.00 $1,319.00
2012
$1,791.75 $1,540.00
2013
$1,693.75 $1,195.25
2014
$1,370.30
$1,142.30
2015
$1,295.00 $1,099.00