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AUD to ZAR - Best Rates Guide

We review Australian Dollar to South African Rand latest & historic FX rates along with recent AUD/ZAR Trend and Alerts.

 

Latest wholesale rate

1 AUD = 11.27 ZAR
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Australian Dollar to South African Rand
- Trend & Alerts

AUDZAR at 11.25 is 3.8% below its 90-DAY average, range 11.15-12.34.
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1-DAY0.6% 14-DAY-HIGH
 
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Comparing AUD to ZAR Exchange Rates

You should always check the total cost for any exchange rate you are provided by banks or FX specialists. These exchange rates almost always contain a margin from the wholesale AUD/ZAR rate (aka interbank mid-rate) plus any fixed or percentage fees.

These margins and fees can vary significantly for AUD to ZAR International Money Transfers, Travel Money and prepaid multi-currency Travel Card transactions. Also the total cost will also vary depending on the total amount being exchanged.

 
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Australian Dollar to South African Rand - Quick Conversions

AUD ZAR
A$ 1 R 11.27
A$ 5 R 56.35
A$ 10 R 112.70
A$ 20 R 225.40
A$ 50 R 563.50
A$ 100 R 1,127
A$ 250 R 2,818
A$ 500 R 5,635
A$ 1,000 R 11,270
A$ 2,000 R 22,540
A$ 5,000 R 56,350
A$ 10,000 R 112,700
A$ 50,000 R 563,500
A$ 100,000 R 1,127,000
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AUD ZAR
A$ 0.0888 R 1
A$ 0.4438 R 5
A$ 0.8876 R 10
A$ 1.7753 R 20
A$ 4.4382 R 50
A$ 8.8764 R 100
A$ 22.19 R 250
A$ 44.38 R 500
A$ 88.76 R 1,000
A$ 177.53 R 2,000
A$ 443.82 R 5,000
A$ 887.64 R 10,000
A$ 4,438 R 50,000
A$ 8,876 R 100,000
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Calculate other AUD/ZAR amounts (from or to) at mid-market with our AUD to ZAR Calculator .

Australian Dollar and South African Rand - Market News

 

When determining the best time to make a foreign exchange transaction, in this case the AUD vs ZAR, you should pay attention to the recent market trends for both currencies.

 

Australian Dollar (AUD)

The bleak outlook in the US has added downward pressure on the world’s base currency and helped consolidate the Aussie dollars’ upturn.

Get more details in the article Australian Dollar Forecasts.

 

South African Rand (ZAR)

Rabobank told Bloomberg TV in early April that they see a difficult virus affected year in 2020 for the South African rand.

   

Country Guides - South African Rand

 
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How to get Best AUD to ZAR Exchange Rates

There are two important ways to save on Foreign Exchange, the first is minimising unnecessary or excessive costs and fees, and the other is to transact when the exchange rate is in your favour.

Reduce Excessive costs and fees

All foreign exchange providers charge a fee for providing their service and this fee is usually contained within the exchange rate margin (or difference to the mid-rate).

The transaction margin you end up being charged can be considerably reduced by around a few percent (of total amount being exchanged) for travel money and possibly over 5% to 6% when sending money. The exact potential savings depends on the currencies being exchanged and the amount you are transferring and if you are willing to shop around.

Our real-time foreign transfer and travel money/cards comparison calculators make shopping around easy and help you calculate how much you can save.

 

What is a good AUD to ZAR exchange rate?

This is always a difficult question as exchange rates are influenced by many factors, so a good method to consider the Australian Dollar vs South African Rand current value is to look the AUD/ZAR historic rate and change over a range of periods.

The following table looks at the change in the AUD to ZAR exchange rate over periods from the previous week back to the last 10 years.

AUD/ZARChangePeriod
11.2230
23 Nov 2020
1.2% ▲1 Week
11.4215
31 Oct 2020
0.6% ▼30 Days
12.2696
01 Sep 2020
7.4% ▼90 Days
9.9162
01 Dec 2019
14.5% ▼1 Year
10.4969
02 Dec 2015
8.2% ▲5 Years
6.7969
03 Dec 2010
67.1% ▼10 Years

AUD/ZAR 10 year historic rates & change to 30-Nov-2020 : 11.3584

 
   

Will the Australian Dollar rise against the South African Rand?

It is almost impossible to predict what an exchange rate will do in the future, the best approach is to monitor the currency markets and transact when an exchange rate moves in your favour.

To help with this you can add AUD/ZAR to your BestExchangeRates My Rates Watchlist to track and benefit from currency movements.

 

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Rather than requiring you to set a target rate, our rate alerts work differently. We check for daily high/lows and changes (up/down) over a range of periods up to 90 days rather than requiring you to set target rates.