Pound to Kenyan shilling exchange rate

Convert GBP to KES by finding the best exchange rate for 28 May 2022.



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British pound

The British pound is the official currency of the United Kingdom and a handful of British territories. The British pound is the oldest independent currency in the world that’s still used today. Some nicknames for the British pound include pound sterling, quid and even just sterling.
Currency: British pound
Currency Symbol: £
Sub unit: penny
Bank notes: £5, £10, £20, £50, £100
Coins: £1, £2, 1p, 2p, 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p

Kenyan shilling

The Kenyan shilling is the official currency of Kenya. The Kenyan shilling replaced the East African shilling in 1966 and is distributed and managed by the Central Bank of Kenya.
Currency: Kenyan shilling
Currency Symbol: KSh
Sub unit: Cent
Bank notes: KSh50, KSh100, KSh200, KSh500, KSh1000, KSh10, KSh20
Coins: KSh1, KSh5, KSh10, KSh20, c50, c40

Past 10 days: GBP to KES

May 18 May 19 May 20 May 21 May 22 May 23 May 24 May 25 May 26 May 27
1 GBP = 143.6988 Inverse: 0.0070 145.1461 Inverse: 0.0069 145.5351 Inverse: 0.0069 145.4910 Inverse: 0.0069 145.6027 Inverse: 0.0069 146.4011 Inverse: 0.0068 146.2876 Inverse: 0.0068 146.8270 Inverse: 0.0068 147.2515 Inverse: 0.0068 147.4447 Inverse: 0.0068

Past 10 months: GBP to KES

Jul 2021 Aug 2021 Sep 2021 Oct 2021 Nov 2021 Dec 2021 Jan 2022 Feb 2022 Mar 2022 Apr 2022
1 GBP = 151.0199 Inverse: 0.0066 151.2085 Inverse: 0.0066 150.8869 Inverse: 0.0066 152.8945 Inverse: 0.0065 149.5924 Inverse: 0.0067 151.4796 Inverse: 0.0066 153.1782 Inverse: 0.0065 154.2090 Inverse: 0.0065 151.4212 Inverse: 0.0066 148.4246 Inverse: 0.0067

Past 10 years: GBP to KES

May 2012 May 2013 May 2014 May 2015 May 2016 May 2017 May 2018 May 2019 May 2020 May 2021
1 GBP = 133.4675 Inverse: 0.0075 128.2097 Inverse: 0.0078 147.6568 Inverse: 0.0068 150.6269 Inverse: 0.0066 147.8495 Inverse: 0.0068 132.2568 Inverse: 0.0076 134.6675 Inverse: 0.0074 128.8246 Inverse: 0.0078 130.5421 Inverse: 0.0077 152.2449 Inverse: 0.0066

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