MYR to ZAR - Compare Rates

Malaysian Ringgit to South African Rand exchange rates can vary significantly for International Money Transfers and Travel Money/Card transactions as shown below.


Latest interbank rate (wholesale):

1 MYR = 3.9703 ZAR

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MYR/ZAR - Trend & Alerts

MYR/ZAR at 3.9703 is a little below its 90-DAY average, range 3.8518 - 4.2165 .
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Comparing MYR 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' rate (interbank mid-rate) plus any fixed or percentage fees.

These margins and fees can vary significantly for International Money Transfers, Travel Money and prepaid multi-currency Travel Card transactions. Also the exchange rate margin will also vary depending on the currency pair and total amount.


Malaysian Ringgit to South African Rand - Quick Conversions

RM 1 R 3.9703
RM 5 R 19.85
RM 10 R 39.70
RM 20 R 79.41
RM 50 R 198.52
RM 100 R 397.03
RM 250 R 992.58
RM 500 R 1,985
RM 1,000 R 3,970
RM 2,000 R 7,941
RM 5,000 R 19,852
RM 10,000 R 39,703
RM 50,000 R 198,515
RM 100,000 R 397,030
More amounts
RM 0.2519 R 1
RM 1.2595 R 5
RM 2.5190 R 10
RM 5.0380 R 20
RM 12.60 R 50
RM 25.19 R 100
RM 62.98 R 250
RM 125.95 R 500
RM 251.90 R 1,000
RM 503.80 R 2,000
RM 1,260 R 5,000
RM 2,519 R 10,000
RM 12,595 R 50,000
RM 25,190 R 100,000
More amounts

To calculate other MYR/ZAR FROM or TO amounts at wholesale rate use our home-page quick & easy Calculate MYR to ZAR .

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Malaysian Ringgit - South African Rand Forecasting

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

Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)

The Malaysian ringgit is up around 2.5% against the US dollar for 2020 (in August) and is gaining favour from bank commentators such as HSBC due to the attraction of the carry trade - the ability to earn higher interest when holding MYR versus other major currencies.

Read more in the article MYR 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.


How to get Best MYR to ZAR Exchange Rates

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.


Will MYR rise or fall against ZAR?

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

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

MYR/ZAR ratePeriod
08 Sep 2020 : 4.07681 Week
16 Aug 2020 : 4.144230 Days
17 Jun 2020 : 4.014890 Days
16 Sep 2019 : 3.51881 Year
17 Sep 2015 : 3.14945 Years
18 Sep 2010 : 2.301410 Years

MYR/ZAR 10 year historic rates


When is the best time to exchange MYR to ZAR?

Getting a good market rate is all about timing to help with this you can use BER Smart Alerts to make the most of currency movements.

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.

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