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USD to SAR - Best Rates Guide

We review US Dollar to Saudi Riyal latest & historic FX rates along with recent USD/SAR Trend and Alerts.

 

Best USD to SAR Rate

1 USD = 3.7513 SAR
LATEST USD/SAR MID-MARKET The mid-market rate is the best possible exchange rate available. Read more RATE

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US Dollar to Saudi Riyal
- Trends & Alerts

USDSAR at 3.7512 is near its 90-DAY average, range 3.7496-3.7529.
🔔 USDSAR is at 90-DAY HIGHS.
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Comparing USD to SAR 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 USD/SAR rate ( interbank mid-rate) plus any fixed or percentage fees.

These margins and fees can vary significantly for USD to SAR 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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US Dollar to Saudi Riyal - Quick Conversions

USD SAR
U$ 1 3.7513
U$ 5 18.76
U$ 10 37.51
U$ 20 75.03
U$ 50 187.57
U$ 100 375.13
U$ 250 937.83
U$ 500 1,876
U$ 1,000 3,751
U$ 2,000 7,503
U$ 5,000 18,757
U$ 10,000 37,513
U$ 50,000 187,565
U$ 100,000 375,130
More amounts
USD SAR
U$ 0.2666 ﷼ 1
U$ 1.3330 ﷼ 5
U$ 2.6660 ﷼ 10
U$ 5.3320 ﷼ 20
U$ 13.33 ﷼ 50
U$ 26.66 ﷼ 100
U$ 66.65 ﷼ 250
U$ 133.30 ﷼ 500
U$ 266.60 ﷼ 1,000
U$ 533.20 ﷼ 2,000
U$ 1,333 ﷼ 5,000
U$ 2,666 ﷼ 10,000
U$ 13,330 ﷼ 50,000
U$ 26,660 ﷼ 100,000
More amounts

Calculate other USD/SAR amounts (from or to) at mid-market with our USD to SAR Calculator .

 

US Dollar and Saudi Riyal - Market News

 

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

 

US Dollar (USD)

Most banks and forecasters expect the down trend for USD to continue, along with an increase in volatility, with some predictions of a 20 per cent or more fall for the greenback in 2021.

Get more details in the article US Dollar Forecasts.

 

Saudi Riyal (SAR)

No recent SAR market updates.

   

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How to get Good USD to SAR 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 USD to SAR exchange rate?

This is always a difficult question as exchange rates are influenced by many factors, so a good method to consider the US Dollar vs Saudi Riyal current value is to look the USD/SAR historic rate and change over a range of periods.

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

USD/SARChangePeriod
3.7519
08 Jan 2021
0% ▼1 Week
3.7515
16 Dec 2020
0% ▼30 Days
3.7529
17 Oct 2020
0% ▼90 Days
3.7512
16 Jan 2020
0% ▼1 Year
3.7486
17 Jan 2016
0.1% ▲5 Years
3.7501
18 Jan 2011
0% ▲10 Years

USD/SAR 10 year historic rates & change to 15-Jan-2021 : 3.7511

 
   

Will the US Dollar rise against the Saudi Riyal?

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 USD/SAR 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 FX Alerts work differently.

Once you add a currency pair to your watchlist we then start automatically checking the exchange rate for any HIGH or LOW event or significant UP or DOWN moves over a range of daily periods only as far back as 90 days.