# How to Convert Cm to Inches

## Convert Cm to Inches – Conversion of Measurement Units

Learn how to convert cm to inches and backward to inches to cm. This conversion is quite simple and easy to understand. I will show you the basic formulas for a better understanding of the relationship between measurement units. In addition, you can find practical examples of how to use formulas and many links to online converters here.

### 1 Inch = 2.54 Centimeters

Formula

Inches x 2.54 = Centimeters

### 1 Centimeter = 0.3937* Inches

Formula

Centimeters x 0.3937* = Inches

* exact number is 0.393700787

#### Inch

Name: inch (inches)

Acronym: in (or double prime – ” )

Description: an inch is universal unit of length in Imperial Unit System, it is used in UK, US, Canada and informal in Australia. Other measurement units are 1 foot = 12 inches and 1 yard = 36 inches.

#### Centimeter

Name: centimeter (centimeters)

Acronym: cm

Description: a centimeter is unit of length in International System of Units (SI) – metric system. It is widely used in Europe and in many nations as official measurement system. More commonly used units are 1 millimeter = 0.1 centimeters, 1 meter = 100 centimeters.

In this list you can see most used values for cm and inches. Inches are multiplied by 2.54 and centimeters by 0.3937 (above is exact number, if you need mathematicalprecise results). Final numbers are rounded up (two decimal figures).

## Convert cm to inches

1 cm = 0.39 inches

1,5 cm = 0.59 inches

2 cm = 0.79 inches

2,5 cm = 0.98 inches

3 cm = 1.18 inches

3,5 cm = 1.38 inches

4 cm = 1.57 inches

4,5 cm = 1.77 inches

5 cm = 1.97 inches

5,5 cm = 2.17 inches

6 cm = 2.36 inches

6,5 cm = 2.56 inches

7 cm = 2.76 inches

7,5 cm = 2.95 inches

8 cm = 3.15 inches

8,5 cm = 3.35 inches

9 cm = 3.54 inches

9,5 cm = 3.74 inches

10 cm = 3.94 inches

20 cm = 7.87 inches

30 cm = 11.81 inches

40 cm = 15.75 inches (or 1 foot and 3.75 in)

50 cm = 19.69 inches (or 1 foot and 7.69 in)

60 cm = 23.62 inches (or 1 foot and 11.62 in)

70 cm = 27.56 inches (or 2 feet and 3.56 in)

80 cm = 31.50 inches (or 2 feet and 7.50 in)

90 cm = 35.43 inches (or 2 feet and 11.43 in)

100 cm = 39.37 inches (or 3 feet and 3.37 in)

## Convert inches to cm

1 inches = 2.54 cm

1 ¼ inches = 3.18 cm

1 ½ inches = 3.81 cm

1 ¾ inches = 4.45 cm

2 inches = 5.08 cm

2 ¼ inches = 5.72 cm

2 ½ inches = 6.35 cm

2 ¾ inches = 6.99 cm

3 inches = 7.62 cm

3 ¼ inches = 8.26 cm

3 ½ inches = 8.89 cm

3 ¾ inches = 9.53 cm

4 inches = 10.16 cm

4 ¼ inches = 10.80 cm

4 ½ inches = 11.43 cm

4 ¾ inches = 12.07 cm

5 inches = 12.70 cm

5 ¼ inches = 13.34 cm

5 ½ inches = 13.97 cm

5 ¾ inches = 14.61 cm

6 inches = 15.24 cm

6 ¼ inches = 15.88 cm

6 ½ inches = 16.51 cm

6 ¾ inches = 17.15 cm

7 inches = 17.78 cm

7 ¼ inches = 8.42 cm

7 ½ inches = 19.05 cm

7 ¾ inches = 19.69 cm

8 inches = 20.32 cm

8 ¼ inches = 20.96 cm

8 ½ inches = 21.59 cm

8 ¾ inches = 22.23 cm

9 inches = 22.86 cm

9 ¼ inches = 23.50 cm

9 ½ inches = 24.13 cm

9 ¾ inches = 24.77 cm

10 inches = 25.40 cm

20 inches = 50.80 cm (or 0.51 meters)

30 inches = 76.20 cm (or 0.76 meters)

40 inches = 101.60 (or 1.02 meters)

50 inches = 127.00 (or 1.27 meters)

60 inches = 152.40 (or 1.52 meters)

70 inches = 177.80 (or 1.78 meters)

80 inches = 203.20 (or 2.03 meters)

90 inches = 228.60 (or 2.29 meters)

100 inches = 254.00 (or 2.54 meters)

### Practical examples

In the following practical examples notice that for conversion from centimeters to inches I have used calculative shorter formula. Centimeters are multiplied by 0.3937 instead of 0.393700787. therefore your final results may vary. A shorter form can be less time-consuming to the prejudice of exactness.

If a man is 180 centimeters tall what is his height in inches?

180 cm x 0.3937 = 70.866 in

My daughter is 55 centimeters long and I would like to convert it to inches.

56 cm x 0.3937 = 22.0472 (or approximately 22 in)

How many centimeters are in 42 inches digital tv?

42 in x 2.54 = 106.68 cm

How wide is 10 inches iPad’s screen in centimeters?

10 in x 2.54 = 25.4 cm

## How to convert from cm to inches with online convertors

Today you can find out a lot of online converters. I have prepared a list of handy and clever conversion calculators. Some converters calculate with besides inches with feet too. Here are the top 10 online converters.

### CentimeterToInches.net

Example of usage: write down “50 inches to cm” and you will get “50 inches = 127 centimeters”. You will get very fast results. It is the best way how to convert inches to cm online. You can use it as a combination with google toolbar and then you just write your conversion formula to the toolbar and it is. For more conversion tips see Google GuideCalculator.

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