OMR to KES - Convert Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling

Convert OMR to KES using our currency converter with real exchange rate today

1 OMR = 335.654 KES

1 KES = 0.003 OMR

(Mid-market exchange rate)

Last updated Jun 17, 2024 05:15 GMT

OMR to KES conversion chart

Below is the live and historical Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling rate chart so you can see today's rate - and how the rates have changed over time.

1 OMR = 335.654 KES

1,000 Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling stats | OMR to KES

Stat Last 7 days Last 30 days Last 90 days Last year Selected period on chart
High 340.121 345.607 353.242 425.28 345.607
Low 331.831 331.831 333.139 333.139 331.831
Average 335.074 339.373 341.931 375.794 339.373
Volatility 2.5% 4.15% 6.03% 27.66% 4.15%

What is the Omani Rial worth against the Kenyan Shilling today?

1 OMR is worth 335.654 KES today

How much is 1,000 OMR worth in KES?

At the current exchange rate of 335.654 , a sum of 1,000 Omani Rial is worth 335,654 Kenyan Shilling.

Which currency is stronger? OMR or KES?

The Omani Rial is currently stronger than the Kenyan Shilling given that 1 OMR is equal to 335.654 KES. Conversely, 1 KES is worth 0.003 OMR.

Overview of OMR to KES Performance and Trends

Today, to buy 1,000 Omani Rial, you need 335,654 Kenyan Shilling. On the same date last year, you needed 364,239 Kenyan Shilling for 1,000 Omani Rial. This change indicates that the Omani Rial has lost value against the Kenyan Shilling by 8.17% over the past year.

The pair experienced high volatility of 27.66%.

High volatility means there is a higher risk of significant price changes. It is better to closely monitor the exchange rate in such situations.

OMR to KES Currency Performance and Volatility

Last 7 Days

  • Performance: ﷼1,000 varied between KSh331.831 (weekly low) and KSh340.121 (weekly high), a variance of KSh8.29 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 2.5%.

Last 30 Days

  • Performance: ﷼1,000 varied between KSh331.831 (30-day low) to KSh345.607 (30-day high), a variance of KSh13.776 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 4.15%.

Last 90 Days

  • Performance: ﷼1,000 varied between KSh333.139 (90-day low) to KSh353.242 (90-day high), a variance of KSh20.103 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 6.03%.

Last Year

  • Performance: ﷼1,000 ranged from KSh333.139 (yearly low) to KSh425.28 (yearly high), a variance of KSh92.141 .
  • Volatility: Fluctuated by 27.66%.

OMR to KES Forecast and trending

Is the Omani Rial going up or down against the Kenyan Shilling?

Today's OMR to KES exchange rate (334.485) is smaller compared to yesterday's rate (334.485).

Currency information

OMR - Omani Rial

The currency code for Omani Rial is OMR.

The OMR currency symbol is ﷼.

Minor unit: 1/1000 = Baisa

OMR rank by most traded currencies: Not in top 40 traded currencies

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 0% (Low daily trade currency)

OMR rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 3

The Omani Rial is the currency of 1 countries:

KES - Kenyan Shilling

The currency code for Kenyan Shilling is KES.

The KES currency symbol is KSh.

Minor unit: 1/100 = Cent

KES rank by most traded currencies: Not in top 40 traded currencies

Avg proportion of daily world trade volume: 0% (Low daily trade currency)

KES rank by strongest currencies (buying power): 104

The Kenyan Shilling is the currency of 1 countries:

More Kenyan Shilling (KES) information >

Understanding OMR to KES 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 Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling, to send a payment, for a trip overseas, when shopping online or to hold a balance in Kenyan Shilling.

How to convert OMR to KES?

You can convert Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling 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 Kenyan Shilling 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 Omani Rial 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 Kenyan Shilling 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 Omani Rial you want to send, or the amount in Kenyan Shilling 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 Kenyan Shilling

How to get the best OMR to KES 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 OMR to KES exchange rate for your specific transaction.

Get to know the OMR/KES 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 OMR/KES 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 Omani Rial and Kenyan Shilling. 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 Omani Rial with Kenyan Shilling?

You'll be able to exchange Kenyan Shilling to Omani Rial in the same way as you'd exchange Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling. If you have Kenyan Shilling 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 Kenyan Shilling. 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 Omani Rial 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 OMR to KES?

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 Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling (OMR to KES)

How much is the Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling?

The Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling exchange rate today is 335.654 . Use this guide to learn more about exchanging OMR to KES in the easiest and best value way for your specific needs.

How much is 1,000 Omani Rial to the Kenyan Shilling?

The OMR to KES rate today is 335.654 . That means that 1,000 Omani Rial would be worth 335,654 Kenyan Shilling.

How to exchange Omani Rial to Kenyan Shilling?

Exchange OMR to KES 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 OMR to KES.

How to send money to Kenya?

If you want to send money from Oman - or anywhere else in the world - to Kenya, 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 Kenya - 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 Kenyan Shilling and Omani Rial 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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