Gold rates in Qatar today

Gold rates in Qatar

Gold Prices in Qatar

In Qatar, 24K was trading at 192.46 QAR per gram at the opening of the market, while 22K was trading at 177.06 QAR, 21K at 168.40 QAR, and 18K at 144.35 QAR per gram.

Unit Latest Price (QAR)
24k price per gram 192.46
22k price per gram 177.06
21k price per gram 168.40
18k price per gram 144.35
24k price per OZ 5,985.44
Rates were last updated in Qatar on Sun, 25 Sep 2022 04:00:02 UTC (Qatar time).
Note: The listed gold prices are exclusive of VAT

Previous gold prices in Qatar

These are the gold prices in Qatar for the last few days:

Date 24k 22k 21k 18k
2022-09-24 192.46 177.06 168.40 144.35
2022-09-23 192.46 177.06 168.40 144.35
2022-09-22 195.36 179.73 170.94 146.52
2022-09-21 194.50 178.94 170.19 145.88
2022-09-20 194.79 179.21 170.44 146.09
Note: The listed gold prices are exclusive of VAT

Gold History Chart in Qatar

Gold rate in Qatar today 

The above table shows the latest gold price today in Qatar (QAR) per gram. The rates are updated every few minutes and are modified more frequently at times of strong price moves based on live spot gold price. 

Gold prices per gram are converted from USD to Qatari Riyal according to the latest exchange rates; as 1 USD = 3.64 Qatari Riyal. 

Live gold rate in Qatar 

Gold rates in Qatar

This article will be dedicated to listing Qatar’s updated gold prices with the latest gold charts for 24, 22, 21, 18, and 12 Carat, as well as prices of gold per ounce, pound, and kilo. 

In addition, the article will list analysts’ reviews of gold against the US dollar, Qatar gold rate, current gold price in Qatar, 22K Gold price in Qatar and 21K Gold price in Qatar.

Frequently Asked Questions about the gold rate in Qatar today 

What are the Different Colors of Gold in Qatar? 

Gold is available in several colors, but Yellow gold is the most common shade used in Qatari jewelry and can be found easily in many popular stores. 

Colored gold can only be created artificially by adding another metal; most often silver, copper, zinc, palladium, and nickel. Depending on what alloys are combined with the gold, different gold shades and colors are created. 

Gold is available in: 

  • Rose Gold
  • White Gold
  • Blue Gold
  • Green Gold
  • Purple Gold
  • Grey Gold
  • Black Gold 

Can I Invest in Gold in Qatar, and How? 

Yes, you can. It is often referred to gold as a ‘safe haven’ asset in turbulent times, for being a hedge against inflation. Although in the shorter term it can be just as volatile as stocks, over the very long term; gold has held its value remarkably well. 

You can invest in gold via: 

  • Purchasing gold bullion.
  • Purchasing gold Coins.
  • Purchasing Stock in Gold Miners.
  • Investing in Gold ETFs and Gold Mutual Funds. 

When was the Qatar Central Bank (QCB) founded? 

The QCB was established in August 1993, inheriting the Qatar Monetary Agency (QMA) which was founded on May 13, 1973. 

QCB’s functions and tasks: 

  • Issues and circulates of domestic currency (Qatari Riyal – QR). 

  • Conducts Monetary Stability, which implies the absence of financial crises, minimizes their emergence, and mitigates their effects when they arise. 

  • Manages exchange operations. 

  • Supervises the activities of all domestic financial institutions, i.e., banks, exchange houses, investment and financial companies, and representative offices. 

  • Conducts domestic public debt operations. 

  • Promotes the banking sector in Qatar. 

What are the Different Karats of Gold Sold in Qatar? 

Gold Carat (CT) or Karat (KT or K) is used to represent the fineness of gold present in jewelry. 

The different carats of gold jewelry sold in Qatar are: 

  • 24 Karat: It consists of 99.5% and more Gold.
  • 22 Karat: It consists of 91% gold and 9% alloyed metals.
  • 18 Karat: It consists of 75.0% of Gold and 25% alloyed metals.
  • 14 Karat: It consists of 41.7% of Gold and 41.7% alloyed metals. 

How To Calculate Gold Price in Qatar? 

Before calculating gold price in Qatar, there are several factors that are relied upon in determining the price of gold today in Qatar, including: 

  • The Value of the Qatari Riyal. 

  • The Value of the US Dollar. 

  • Demand and Supply. 

The current gold price in Qatar is calculated by its quality and weight. 

To calculate the gold price today in Qatar, follow these steps:

  • Determine the type of karat, whether it is 24, 21, or 18. 

  • Know the weight of the jewelry piece in grams. 

  • Know the value of workmanship. 

  • Find out the value of the goods and services tax (GST). 

  • Multiply the total number of grams (e.g. gold rate in Qatar for 10 grams) by the price of grams to get the total price of gold. 

Best Places To Buy Gold in Qatar? 

Qatar is home to many skilled jewelers and gold dealers, famed for its superior quality and trustworthiness. 

Here are 4 places to buy gold in Qatar: 

  • Souq Al-Aajada: It is one of the best places to buy gold in Qatar, as it brings together more than 40 famous gold shops from across the world that specialize in quality 18 and 24-carat jewelry. 

  • Al-Shafi street 

  • Malls: all of Qatar's major shopping malls have magnificent gold shops. 

  • Qatar Duty Free (QDF) 

Does the World Cup Affect Gold rate in Qatar today ?

Qatar’s gold market is witnessing an upward gold sales trend in the lead-up to the country’s hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, which is slated from November 21 to December 18.

Today gold rate in Qatar is affected by the World Cup 2022, which is an opportunity to push further growth in the gold and jewellery market.

Best Time to Buy Gold in Qatar?

Eid holidays (Al-Fitr and al-Adha) and Ramadan are favorite occasions for people to buy gold in Qatar, irrespective of their religious backgrounds.

"Slack period" for jewelry stores in Qatar is between June and August, while "Peak months" for jewellery stores in Qatar are from November to February.