The Saudi riyal is the official currency of Saudi Arabia. The currency code is SAR and identified by the symbol SR. The riyal is subdivided into Halalas 100. The riyal is issued by the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA).
Exchange rates are published daily. These rates are provided for indicative purposes only.
The foreign exchange reference rates are published by the European Central Bank.
Currency Name: Saudi riyal
Local Name: (Arabic: ريال Riyāl)
Official user(s): Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
Currency Symbol/Sign: SR or ﷼.
ISO code: SAR
Central bank (Monetary authority): Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency
Sub-Unit: 1 Riyal=100 halalas
1 Qirsh=5 halalas
Banknotes: 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500 riyal
Coins: 5, 10, 25, 50, 100 halalas.
Black Market for Currency:Yes
Central Bank Rate
The current central bank interest rate is 2.00%.
Exchange rates today: Tuesday 1st of September 2015
|Country||Saudi Arabian Riyal||Euro|
|1 SAR||=||0.2374 €|
|4.212 SAR||=||1 €|
|20 SAR||=||4.7483 €|
|50 SAR||=||11.8708 €|
|100 SAR||=||23.7417 €|
|500 SAR||=||118.7085 €|
|1000 SAR||=||237.4169 €|
The rates are set on the basis of the regular daily concertation procedure between national central banks, which normally takes place at 2.15 p.m. CET. The exchange rates are for reference only and are published daily when TARGET system is open.
All currencies are quoted against 1 Saudi arabian riyal : September 1, 2015