Centimeters are a metric measurement of length. One inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters. To convert:

  • Inches to centimeters: Multiply by 2.54
  • Centimeters to inches: Multiply by .3937
  • Yards to meters: Multiply by .9144
  • Meters to yards: Multiply by 1.0936


The approximate equivalents are below.

Common US Measurement            Inches      Centimeters
              10 inches                          10              25.40
1 foot (ft) 12 30.48
1 yard (yd) 36 91.44
10 yards (yds) 360 914.40