How do you find the price of gold today?
You can keep on eye on the current market price of gold by using a free web and cell phone app ExactPrice.
You can find the up to the minute price of gold today if you Google it or visit an online resource like links provided in this Answer. As with all traded commodities the price of gold fluctuates rapidly. Even minute by minute. It also fluctuates geographically. You could check the local press or online for the latest price. See the links below.