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USD to ZAR exchange rates

Convert US dollars to South African rands. Get bank-beating foreign currency exchange rates with OFX.

USDUS dollar
ZARSouth African rand

Market Rate 15.6984
Inverse 0.0637

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From
USDUS dollar
To
ZARSouth African rand

USD/ZAR currency chart: 1.00 USD = 15.6817 ZAR

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ZAR Snapshot

The rand (ZAR) arrived in 1961, the same year that South Africa became an official Republic. There are 100 cents to every rand, however the 1 and 2 cent coins have fallen out of use due to inflation.

  • Currency Name: South African rand
  • Currency Code: ZAR
  • Currency Symbol: R
  • Central Bank: South African Reserve Bank
  • Reserve Currency: The South African Rand is not considered a reserve currency.
  • Safe Haven: The South African Rand is not considered a safe haven.
  • Countries Used In:
  • Major Unit: One South African Rand
  • Minor Unit: One cent
  • Cents per South African Rand: 100
  • Note Denominations: R 10, R 20, R 50, R 100, R 200
  • Coin Denominations: 10c, 20c, 50c, R 1, R 2, R 5

Previous USD to ZAR Exchange Rates

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USDUS dollar
To
ZARSouth African rand
Frequency
Reporting period
6 months

USD to ZAR historical rates

Date1 USD=
Average15.430461
December 31, 202115.891649
January 31, 202215.490106
February 28, 202215.223071
March 31, 202214.966421
April 30, 202215.022969
May 25, 202215.988549

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