# Centimeters (cm) to Inches Converter

Centimeters (Cm)

1 cm = 0.39370079 in

Inches (In)

1 in = 2.54 cm

Change to Inch to Centimetre Calculator

Use this simple cm to inch calculator to convert your desired length from centimeters to inches. Enter a value in the above text box and hit the convert button to get results.

Formulas:
in = cm * 0.39370
2.54 centimeters = 1 inch
(divide the length value by 2.54) OR
(Multiply your centimeters value by 0.39370)

Mathematical Steps / Dimensional Analysis Formula

1 cm x 1 inch /2.54 cm = 0.3937007874 in

What is Centimeter?
The centimeter is a measure of length or distance in US units. There are 2.54 centimeters in an inch. 100 centimeters are equal to one meter. The abbreviation “cm” is used to describe centimeters.

What is Inch?
The inch is a measure of length or distance in US units. It is equal to ​¹⁄₃₆ yard, 2.54 centimeters, and ​¹⁄₁₂ of a foot. Symbols “in” or (the double prime) are used to describe the unit.

## Examples: cm to inches conversions

• 1cm in inches – 0.3937008in
• 10cm in inches – 3.9370079000000002in
• 30cm in inches – 11.81102in = approx. 1 foot (1 ft = 12″)
• 60cm in inches – 23.622in = approx. 2 feet (2ft = 24″)

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