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Foreign Exchange Guide to Sudan

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The domestic currency in Sudan is the Sudanese pound with currency code SDG. Read this foreign exchange guide to Sudan and the Sudanese pound with money transfer and travel tips plus Sudanese pound exchange cross rates.

In this guide we review :

  1. Sudanese pound info - general info about the Sudanese pound
  2. Sudanese pound in the markets - recent SDG moves and predictions from the FX markets
  3. Travelling in Sudan - currency & money saving tips
  4. Buying Sudanese pound cash online - travel money for Sudan
  5. Sending money to Sudan - save on Sudanese pound bank transfers to Sudan
  6. Sudanese pound exchange rates - latest & historic exchange rates.

Sudanese pound (SDG) general currency information

What is the Sudanese pound currency code and symbol?

The three letter currency code for the Sudanese pound is SDG and the symbol is £.

Which countries use the Sudanese pound?

It is the domestic currency in Sudan.

Sudanese pound (SDG) in the markets

The interactive chart below shows the SDG to USD exchange rate for the previous 3 months with rate alerts for days when the exchange rate moved up or down significantly or for 30 day highs and lows.

SDG-USD 3 Month chart
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SDG currency converter

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Travel money for Sudan

Save money and time by Ordering your Sudanese pound online from Travelex, you get better rates and can pick up the SDG cash locally or even on travel day at the airport.

Another popular option is to use a Pre-paid Travel Card. Your Debit/Credit Card provider will charge you 2% from market mid-rate, but your bank may also charge an extra 3% as an “Overseas Transaction Charge” plus “Overseas ATM” fees for withdrawing cash.

For card purchases if offered a choice of currencies always select to Pay in Sudanese pound otherwise you may get much worst exchange rates.


Travel Money for Sudan

Compare £SDG Cash rates


Sending money to Sudan

When searching around for information on how to get a good exchange rate when sending money to Sudan you need to start with finding out the latest Sudanese pound foreign-transfer exchange rate.

Then compare your bank's exchange rates to several licensed FX providers exchange rate and fees to see how much you can save (we make that calculation easy here).

Getting a better deal when sending money to Sudan

When sending money to Sudan it’s important to compare your bank’s rates & fees with those we have negotiated with our partner money transfer providers. To get a better deal you should follow these 4 simple steps :

  1. Open an account with a BER reviewed FX provider (id docs may be required)
  2. You specify the local or Sudanese pound amount you want to transfer
  3. Make a local currency domestic transfer for the requested amount to the provider's bank account in your country
  4. Once your funds are received by the provider the converted SDG amount will be transfered to the recipient account you specify in Sudan.

Use our Send to SDG calculator to compare the exchange rates of FX specialist providers rates versus your bank's standard rates you can hopefully save around 5% and maybe more - end result is more Sudanese pound deposited into the recipient bank account and less margins and fees kept by the banks!


Bank Transfers to Sudan

Compare £SDG Transfer Rates


Sudanese pound - exchange rates - live and historic

Major SDG cross rates
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SDG/USD - Sudanese pound to U.S. dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.05561 Week
18 May 20180.05531 Month
19 Dec 20170.15016 Months
17 Jun 20170.14951 Year
17 Jun 20160.16442 Years
18 Jun 20130.22695 Years
19 Jun 20080.483710 Years

SDG/EUR - Sudanese pound to Euro - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.04721 Week
18 May 20180.04691 Month
19 Dec 20170.12686 Months
17 Jun 20170.13351 Year
17 Jun 20160.14582 Years
18 Jun 20130.16955 Years
19 Jun 20080.312110 Years

SDG/GBP - Sudanese pound to British pound sterling - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.04141 Week
18 May 20180.04111 Month
19 Dec 20170.11216 Months
17 Jun 20170.11701 Year
17 Jun 20160.11452 Years
18 Jun 20130.14515 Years
19 Jun 20080.245310 Years

SDG/JPY - Sudanese pound to Japanese yen - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20186.08181 Week
18 May 20186.13281 Month
19 Dec 201716.96226 Months
17 Jun 201716.57321 Year
17 Jun 201617.14092 Years
18 Jun 201321.61875 Years
19 Jun 200852.182210 Years

SDG/AUD - Sudanese pound to Australian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.07311 Week
18 May 20180.07371 Month
19 Dec 20170.19626 Months
17 Jun 20170.19611 Year
17 Jun 20160.22232 Years
18 Jun 20130.23955 Years
19 Jun 20080.509410 Years

SDG/CAD - Sudanese pound to Canadian dollar - 10 Year History

DateExchange RatePeriod
10 Jun 20180.07211 Week
18 May 20180.07141 Month
19 Dec 20170.19336 Months
17 Jun 20170.19751 Year
17 Jun 20160.21222 Years
18 Jun 20130.23165 Years
19 Jun 20080.490610 Years