South African Rand (ZAR)

The South African rand is the currency of South Africa. Its symbol is simply ‘R’, and its currency code is ZAR, from the Dutch ‘zuid-afrikaanse rand’, or South African rand. The rand is fiat money, and its conversion factor has 6 significant digits. The most popular South African rand exchange is with the US dollar. The rand is the 18th most traded currency in the world.

Currency name

South African Rand

Currency symbol


ZAR exchange rates

  US Dollar Indian Rupee British Pound Sterling Euro Pakistani Rupee Australian Dollar Japanese Yen United Arab Emirates Dirham
From South African Rand 0.06575 4.85302 0.04916 0.05513 10.43750 0.08910 6.83680 0.24150
To South African Rand 15.20960 0.20606 20.34210 18.14050 0.09581 11.22390 0.14627 4.14075

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All South African Rand Exchange Rates