The official currency is the Namibian Dollar (NAD) divided into 100 cents. Its value is equal to the South African Rand, which is also accepted as legal currency in Namibia. Major credit cards are accepted. Foreign currency can be exchanged at any bank or bureau de change. ATMs are available in larger towns only.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Namibia||NAD 1||NAD 5||NAD 10||NAD 100||NAD 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.10||AUD 0.48||AUD 0.97||AUD 9.66||AUD 96.59|
|Canada||CAD 0.10||CAD 0.50||CAD 0.99||CAD 9.94||CAD 99.37|
|Ireland||EUR 0.07||EUR 0.34||EUR 0.67||EUR 6.70||EUR 67.05|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.10||NZD 0.51||NZD 1.01||NZD 10.12||NZD 101.23|
|South Africa||ZAR 1.00||ZAR 5.00||ZAR 10.00||ZAR 100.00||ZAR 1,000.00|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.06||GBP 0.30||GBP 0.60||GBP 5.97||GBP 59.68|
|United States of America||USD 0.07||USD 0.37||USD 0.74||USD 7.41||USD 74.14|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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