South African Rand to US Dollar — exchange rate

You will find a currency converter from the ZAR to the USD on this page. It is possible to convert any amount from South African Rand to US Dollar (R to $) using Myfin currency converter at the live rates of 12:50 AM 10-03-2023.

ZARSouth African Rand
No results
USDUS Dollar
No results

1 ZAR = 0.05186009 USD

Send money with Wise

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

No Foreign Transaction Fee with Top Credit Cards

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.Read More

USDUS Dollar

Country of Circulation: United States, British Virgin Islands, Ecuador, Panama and others

Currency Code, Symbol: USD, $

Denominations of coins in circulation: 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢

Denominations of banknotes in circulation: $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100

History: The US dollar ($) is the national currency of the United States of America, one of the global reserve currencies. It is used as an official currency unit in Salvador, Marshall Islands, Panama, Bermuda. USD is used as an abbreviation for convenience and internationalization purposes.The US dollar is subdivided into cents. Every dollar has 100 cents. The currency has existed since 1792. The first dollars were made out of silver, then paper notes appeared. They have had the traditional greenish or grey color from the outset. Around 35 million pieces of dollars of different denomination worth 635 million emigrate to the USA daily. 95% of the banknotes are to replace worn-out notes.Read More

Historical data of the 1 South African Rand to the US Dollar exchange rate

In the table you can find 1 South African Rand to Dollar exchange rate for the last week.

Tuesday 10-03-2023 1 ZAR 0.05186009 USD 0.0000601848
Monday 10-02-2023 1 ZAR 0.05192028 USD 0.0008875108
Sunday 10-01-2023 1 ZAR 0.05280779 USD 0.0000377045
Saturday 09-30-2023 1 ZAR 0.05284549 USD -
Friday 09-29-2023 1 ZAR 0.05284549 USD 0.0000824219
Thursday 09-28-2023 1 ZAR 0.05276307 USD 0.0006490573
Wednesday 09-27-2023 1 ZAR 0.05211401 USD -

1 ZAR to USD chart

Contains historical rates for 1 South African Rand against Dollar for all the time.

1 South African Rand to US Dollar stats

Last 30 DaysLast 5 Years


  • ZAR/USD – South African Rand to US Dollar conversion

    Our ZAR/USD currency converter allows instant conversion by live rates. Current value of 1 ZAR equals 0.05186009 USD.
  • South African Rand to US Dollar conversion

    We use quotation information as of 10-03-2023 12:50 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 South African Rands;
    • wait for automatic ZAR to USD conversion.
    With the help of this tool, you can convert any amount of South African Rands into US Dollars in a few seconds.
  • How has the dynamic of ZAR to USD rate changed in the last week

    Here you can also find a chart with the South African Rand rate fluctuations since 2015. In the last week, the pound to dollar conversion rate has changed by -0.0003 USD or -0.4896%.
  • The dynamic of ZAR to USD rate over the last month

    The monthly data of ZAR to USD conversion rate dynamic helps to understand market trends better. ZAR has moved by -0.6509% or -0.0003 USD.