HKD to SGD - Convert Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar

Convert HKD to SGD using our currency converter with real exchange rate today

1 HKD = 0.173 SGD

1 SGD = 5.78 HKD

(Mid-market exchange rate)

Last updated May 24, 2024 22:23 GMT

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HKD to SGD conversion chart

Below is the live and historical Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar rate chart so you can see today's rate - and how the rates have changed over time.

1 HKD = 0.173 SGD

1,000 Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar stats | HKD to SGD

Stat Last 7 days Last 30 days Last 90 days Last year Selected period on chart
High 0.173 0.175 0.174 0.176 0.175
Low 0.172 0.172 0.17 0.169 0.172
Average 0.173 0.173 0.173 0.172 0.173
Volatility 0.58% 1.74% 2.35% 4.14% 1.74%

What is the Hong Kong Dollar worth against the Singapore Dollar today?

1 HKD is worth 0.173 SGD today

How much is 1,000 HKD worth in SGD?

At the current exchange rate of 0.173 , a sum of 1,000 Hong Kong Dollar is worth 173 Singapore Dollar.

Which currency is stronger? HKD or SGD?

The Singapore Dollar is currently stronger than the Hong Kong Dollar given that 1 SGD is equal to 5.78 HKD. Conversely, 1 HKD is worth 0.173 SGD.

Overview of HKD to SGD Performance and Trends

Today, to buy 1,000 Hong Kong Dollar, you need 173 Singapore Dollar. On the same date last year, you needed 172 Singapore Dollar for 1,000 Hong Kong Dollar. This change indicates that the Hong Kong Dollar has become stronger against the Singapore Dollar by 0.58% over the past year.

The pair experienced low volatility of 4.14%.

Low volatility means there is a lower risk of significant price changes. The exchange rate is normally stable.

HKD to SGD Currency Performance and Volatility

Last 7 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between S$0.172 (weekly low) and S$0.173 (weekly high), a variance of S$0.001 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 0.58%.

Last 30 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between S$0.172 (30-day low) to S$0.175 (30-day high), a variance of S$0.003 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 1.74%.

Last 90 Days

  • Performance: $1,000 varied between S$0.17 (90-day low) to S$0.174 (90-day high), a variance of S$0.004 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 2.35%.

Last Year

  • Performance: $1,000 ranged from S$0.169 (yearly low) to S$0.176 (yearly high), a variance of S$0.007 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 4.14%.

HKD to SGD Forecast and trending

Is the Hong Kong Dollar going up or down against the Singapore Dollar?

Today's HKD to SGD exchange rate (0.173) is smaller compared to yesterday's rate (0.173).

Currency information

HKD - Hong Kong Dollar

The currency code for Hong Kong Dollar is HKD.

The HKD currency symbol is $.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Cent

HKD rank by most traded currencies: 9

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 1.30%

HKD rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 47

The Hong Kong Dollar is the currency of 2 countries:
Hong Kong, Macau

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SGD - Singapore Dollar

The currency code for Singapore Dollar is SGD.

The SGD currency symbol is S$.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Cent

SGD rank by most traded currencies: 10

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 1.20%

SGD rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 12

The Singapore Dollar is the currency of 2 countries:
Singapore, Brunei

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Understanding HKD to SGD Currency Exchange: Our Top Tips

Let's look at some practical information, ideas and tips to help you make sure you can get the most from your money when you convert Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar, to send a payment, for a trip overseas, when shopping online or to hold a balance in Singapore Dollar.

How to convert HKD to SGD?

You can convert Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar either in a physical location or online. If you choose to exchange money at a currency exchange store, bank or at the airport, you'll be given your Singapore Dollar in cash. Or, you can choose to convert digitally, to send a payment overseas for example.

If you're exchanging money in a physical location you'll usually need to take the following steps:

  • Choose an exchange service that suits your needs
  • Head there with the money in Hong Kong Dollar cash to exchange
  • Get a quote for the exchange rate and any commission or fee you need to pay
  • Hand over your money and receive your Singapore Dollar in cash

Exchanging your money digitally is often easier. As an example, here's how to send a payment overseas:

  • Choose an international payment service that suits your needs and head to their desktop site, or download their app
  • Tap Send Payment
  • Enter the amount in Hong Kong Dollar you want to send, or the amount in Singapore Dollar you want your recipient to get in the end
  • You'll be shown a quote for the exchange rate and any commission or fee you need to pay
  • Choose your preferred payment method, and follow the prompts to pay
  • Your money will be deposited to your recipient's bank account directly, in Singapore Dollar

How to get the best HKD to SGD exchange rate?

Because banks, currency exchange offices and international payment services all set their own exchange rates, you'll need to shop around a little to find the best HKD to SGD exchange rate for your specific transaction.

Get to know the HKD/SGD mid-market exchange rate using reputable currency conversion tools, so you'll be able to see how the market is trending. You can often set up rate alerts so the service you choose will send you a message when the HKD/SGD mid-market exchange rate hits your preferred level. Once you see a rate you like, act fast to complete your transaction before markets move again.

Another smart option is to open a multi-currency account which lets you hold a selection of major world currencies, often including Hong Kong Dollar and Singapore Dollar. This can be helpful if you transact internationally often, live overseas, receive payments from abroad, invest in diverse markets or even if you simply love to shop online with international retailers. Because you can hold a balance in the currency or currencies of your choice, there's no need to convert from one currency to another unnecessarily - you can wait until exchange rates are favorable to avoid losing out.

How to buy Hong Kong Dollar with Singapore Dollar?

You'll be able to exchange Singapore Dollar to Hong Kong Dollar in the same way as you'd exchange Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar. If you have Singapore Dollar in your pocket in cash, you can take them along to a currency exchange service and ask if they'll buy back in exchange for Singapore Dollar. Be aware that the exchange rate might not be great - so coming back from a trip with as little foreign cash as possible is a smart plan.

On the other hand, if you hold Hong Kong Dollar in a bank or specialist provider account, you'll be able to take advantage of online currency exchange services which can often offer fast, efficient and good value conversion which uses a better rate than a bank would.

Where to exchange HKD to SGD?

You can exchange currencies in person at a currency exchange store, bank or airport, or use an online service instead. It's helpful to know that in person currency exchange options can offer a pretty poor deal overall, as exchange rates commonly include a markup - an extra fee. If you're exchanging somewhere with little local competition - like at an airport or hotel, for example - the chances are that the rate you get will be even worse.

A good alternative is to open a multi-currency account which lets you hold and exchange currencies digitally - and if you pick an account which also offers a linked debit card, you can make ATM withdrawals at home and abroad whenever you need cash. Digital specialist services can often offer a better exchange rate with lower overall costs compared to using your bank or exchanging cash in person - plus they're intuitive to use and let you manage your money with just your phone.

Frequently asked questions when converting Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar (HKD to SGD)

How much is the Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar?

The Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar exchange rate today is 0.173 . Use this guide to learn more about exchanging HKD to SGD in the easiest and best value way for your specific needs.

How much is 1,000 Hong Kong Dollar to the Singapore Dollar?

The HKD to SGD rate today is 0.173 . That means that 1,000 Hong Kong Dollar would be worth 173 Singapore Dollar.

How to exchange Hong Kong Dollar to Singapore Dollar?

Exchange HKD to SGD in person at a bank, currency exchange store or airport - or for a better exchange rate and to avoid standing in line in a physical store, use a digital service. Online currency exchange services are safe, intuitive and easy to use, to send payments internationally, or hold and exchange multiple currencies including HKD to SGD.

How to send money to Singapore?

If you want to send money from Hong Kong - or anywhere else in the world - to Singapore, you'll be able to do so through your bank or an online specialist service like Wise. Specialist international money transfer services can often offer better exchange rates and lower overall costs for payments to Singapore - plus, you'll be able to get everything arranged with just your laptop or phone.

What is the Mid-Market Rate?

The mid-market exchange rate is the rate that banks and currency exchange services get when they buy and sell currencies like Singapore Dollar and Hong Kong Dollar on wholesale markets. It's an important benchmark you can use to measure whether the exchange rate you're offered by a bank or exchange service is fair.

Usually banks and exchange services add a percentage margin - known as a markup - to the exchange rate they get themselves. But this markup can vary a lot, and in some cases pushes up the cost of currency exchange significantly. Learning about the mid-market rate and monitoring it can mean you get a better deal when you exchange currencies.

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