USD to ZAR Exchange Rates

United States Dollar to South African Rand. Get bank beating foreign currency exchange with OFX.

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ZAR Snapshot

The South African rand was introduced as the official currency of South Africa in 1961, and is legal tender for the Common Monetary Area between South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho and Namibia.

  • Currency Name: South African rand
  • Currency Code: ZAR
  • Currency Symbol: R
  • Central Bank: South African Reserve Bank
  • Countries Used In: South Africa, Lesotho, Namibia, Swaziland
  • Major Unit: 1 rand
  • Minor Unit: cent - 1/100 of a rand
  • Note Denominations: R 10, R 20, R 50, R 100, R 200
  • Coin Denominations: 10c, 20c, 50c, R 1, R 2, R 5

 

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Date (GMT) Rate**
Average 7.59547
December 31, 1990 2.588514
December 31, 1991 2.763278
December 31, 1992 2.852439
December 31, 1993 3.272068
December 31, 1994 3.552613
December 31, 1995 3.628384
December 31, 1996 4.301071
December 31, 1997 4.607155
December 31, 1998 5.541667
December 31, 1999 6.116614
December 31, 2000 6.940838
December 31, 2001 8.578374
December 31, 2002 10.569259
December 31, 2003 7.511631
December 31, 2004 6.441044
December 31, 2005 6.360695
December 31, 2006 6.765534
December 31, 2007 7.05
December 31, 2008 8.246415
December 31, 2009 8.418533
December 31, 2010 7.319664
December 31, 2011 7.256086
December 31, 2012 8.213618
December 31, 2013 9.643897
December 31, 2014 10.843335
December 31, 2015 12.773953
December 31, 2016 14.708562
December 31, 2017 13.300785
December 31, 2018 13.255064
November 19, 2019 14.443004

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