Pound Sterling to South African Rand — exchange rate

You will find a currency converter from the GBP to the ZAR on this page. It is possible to convert any amount from Pound Sterling to South African Rand (£ to R) using Myfin currency converter at the live rates of 2021-10-22.

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1 GBP = 20.2487ZAR

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To calculate the values for foreign currency conversions, we use the market exchange rates of 159 currencies of the world.

GBPPound Sterling
  • Country of Circulation: United Kingdom, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey
  • Currency Code, Symbol: GBP, £
  • Denominations of coins in circulation: 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1, £2
  • Denominations of banknotes in circulation: £1, £5, £10, £20, £50, £100
  • History:

    The British pound or pound sterling (symbol: £, code: GBP, number: 826) is the national currency of the United Kingdom of Great Britain. It is an official currency of Gibraltar, the Falkland Islands, Saint Helena. The GBP abbreviation is used to identify £ in the international financial arena.

    Change is called pence, also known as British pennies. One GBP has 100 pennies. It is one of the oldest world currencies. The currency was issued in 1694, replacing the East African rupee. In spite of mass euro introduction on the European territory, Great Britain refused to get rid of its local currency. Pound sterling has remained the main reserve currency for many governments for a long time.

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ZARSouth African Rand
  • Country of Circulation: South Africa, Lesotho, Namibia, Eswatini
  • Currency Code, Symbol: ZAR, R
  • Denominations of coins in circulation: 5c, 10c, 20c, 50c, R 1, R 2, R 5
  • Denominations of banknotes in circulation: R 10, R 20, R 50, R 100, R 200
  • History:

    The South African rand (R) is the currency of the Republic of South Africa. The currency is also legal in Lesotho and Namibia. The rand is a free currency, and in the financial world it is known as ZAR.

    One rand is worth 100 cents. In 1961, after leaving the Commonwealth of Nations, the rand replaced the previous currency – the South African pound. All notes since 2012 have had a portrait of the most famous South African figure – Nelson Mandela – on the averse, and the reverse has had images of noble African animals.

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Historical data of the 1 Pound Sterling to the South African Rand exchange rate

Date
GBP
ZAR
Change
Friday 22.10.2021
1 GBP
20.248725 ZAR
0.047621
Thursday 21.10.2021
1 GBP
20.201103 ZAR
0.286845
Wednesday 20.10.2021
1 GBP
19.914258 ZAR
-0.150917
Tuesday 19.10.2021
1 GBP
20.065175 ZAR
-0.095347
Monday 18.10.2021
1 GBP
20.160523 ZAR
0.065167
Sunday 17.10.2021
1 GBP
20.095356 ZAR
0.153775
Saturday 16.10.2021
1 GBP
19.941581 ZAR
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FAQ

  • GBP/ZAR – Pound Sterling to South African Rand conversion

    Our GBP/ZAR currency converter allows instant conversion by live rates. Current value of 1 GBP equals 20.2487 ZAR.
  • Pound Sterling to South African Rand conversion

    We use quotation information as of 2021-10-22 10:05 AM ET to calculate the conversion rate of two currencies. Specified values are considered average but can match the rates of specific financial organizations. To get a result, you only need to:
    • indicate an amount of money to convert in the window with Pound Sterlings;
    • wait for automatic GBP to ZAR conversion.
    With the help of this tool, you can convert any amount of Pound Sterlings into South African Rands in a few seconds.
  • How has the dynamic of GBP to ZAR rate changed in the last week

    Here you can also find a chart with the Pound Sterling rate fluctuations since 2015. In the last week, the pound to dollar conversion rate has changed by 0.3071 ZAR or +1.5169%.
  • The dynamic of GBP to ZAR rate over the last month

    The monthly data of GBP to ZAR conversion rate dynamic helps to understand market trends better. GBP has moved by -0.0563% or -0.0114 ZAR.