British pound to South African rand historical chart

British pound (GBP) to South African rand (ZAR) exchange rate chart and trend analysis based on real data sourced directly from UK currency suppliers

GBP to ZAR chart

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Our British pound to South African rand chart plots the actual South African rand exchange rates offered by our panel of UK currency suppliers at the end of each day, so you can keep track of the latest trends and make an informed decision about the best time to buy.

 

GBP to ZAR historical rates

This annual exchange rate summary provides a detailed breakdown of the performance of the pound against the South African rand over the past several years so you can put today's South African rand travel money rates into context:

Annual exchange rate data for British pounds to South African rand
YearOpenCloseLowHighChange
2024 22.3747 --- 22.3747 23.1578 ---
2023 19.6861 22.3653 19.5509 23.1913 13.61%
2022 21.1779 19.7491 18.8711 21.39 -6.75%
2021 20.3555 21.1778 18.7435 21.2509 4.04%
2020 18.2391 20.3555 18.1909 23.668 11.60%
2019 18.0581 18.2506 16.9969 19.1666 1.07%
2018 17.797 18.0134 15.941 19.62 1.22%
2017 16.732 17.797 15.8316 18.677 6.37%
2016 22.5226 16.732 16.266 23.8794 -25.71%
2015 17.7132 22.5226 16.7899 23.6899 27.15%
2014 17.4365 17.7405 8.7628 18.6945 1.74%
2013 13.4 17.4566 13.1 17.4566 30.27%
2012 12.2063 13.4003 3 14 9.78%

Best place to buy South African rand in the UK

It's important to use a reputable currency exchange to avoid scams and fraud when buying South African rand, especially if you order online. We compare the South African rand rates from 16 tried-and-tested suppliers who have South African rand in stock and ready to order online now.

You can see the full list on our South African rand travel money comparisons.

Sainsbury's Bank

1 GBP = 22.9837 ZAR

Sainsbury's Bank exchange rates

eurochange

1 GBP = 23.3221 ZAR

eurochange exchange rates

Waitrose

1 GBP = 23.4932 ZAR

Waitrose exchange rates