The official currency is the Sudanese Pound (SDG), which is divided into 100 piastres. It is advisable to bring cash, preferably in US dollars, rather than rely on credit card facilities. Receipts should be kept after changing money at banks and bureaux de change. Banking hours are from Saturday to Thursday from 8.30am to, at least, 12pm.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Sudan||SDG 1||SDG 5||SDG 10||SDG 100||SDG 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.22||AUD 1.10||AUD 2.19||AUD 21.93||AUD 219.29|
|Canada||CAD 0.22||CAD 1.09||CAD 2.17||CAD 21.71||CAD 217.14|
|Ireland||EUR 0.15||EUR 0.74||EUR 1.48||EUR 14.83||EUR 148.27|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.24||NZD 1.20||NZD 2.40||NZD 24.01||NZD 240.10|
|South Africa||ZAR 2.50||ZAR 12.51||ZAR 25.01||ZAR 250.11||ZAR 2,501.15|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.11||GBP 0.57||GBP 1.15||GBP 11.47||GBP 114.66|
|United States of America||USD 0.16||USD 0.81||USD 1.63||USD 16.28||USD 162.85|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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