Inch to Centimeter Conversion
How to convert inches to centimeters (cm)?
The length of 1 inch is 2.54 centimeters. To convert inches to centimeters you need to multiply the inches by 2.54 and then you can get the centimeter version of the value.
Example: Convert 5 inches to cm. The answer is 5 x 2.54 = 12.7.
Convert 6 inches to cm. The answer is 6 x 2.54 = 15.24.
Convert 9 inches to cm. The answer is 9 x 2.54 = 22.86.
Convert 20 inches to cm. The answer is 20 x 2.54 = 50.8.
To convert cm to inches you just need to reverse the process. Instead of multiplying you now have to divide the number by 2.54.
Example: Convert 154 cm to inches. 154/2.54 = 60.6299.
Convert 169 cm to inches. 169/2.54 = 63.5354.
Convert 178 cm to inches. 178/2.54 = 70.0787.
Inch to cm chart
Inches (in) |
Centimeters (cm) |
0.1 in |
0.2540 cm |
¼ in |
0.635 cm |
½ in |
1.27 cm |
1 in |
2.54 cm |
2 in |
5.08 cm |
3 in |
7.62 cm |
4 in |
10.16 cm |
5 in |
12.70 cm |
6 in |
15.24 cm |
7 in |
17.78 cm |
8 in |
20.32 cm |
9 in |
22.86 cm |
10 in |
25.40 cm |
11 in |
27.94 cm |
12 in |
30.48 cm |
13 in |
33.02 cm |
14 in |
35.56 cm |
15 in |
38.1 cm |
16 in |
40.64 cm |
17 in |
43.18 cm |
18 in |
45.72 cm |
19 in |
48.26 cm |
20 in |
50.8 cm |
21 in |
53.34 cm |
22 in |
55.88 cm |
23 in |
58.42 cm |
24 in | 60.96 c |
25 in |
63.5 cm |
26 in |
66.04 cm |
27 in |
68.58 cm |
28 in |
71.12 cm |
29 in |
73.66 cm |
30 in |
76.2 cm |
31 in |
78.74 cm |
32 in |
81.28 cm |
33 in | 83.82 cm |
34 in | 86.36 cm |
35 in | 88.9 cm |
36 in | 91.44 cm |
37 in | 93.98 cm |
38 in | 96.52 cm |
39 in | 99.06 cm |
40 in | 101.6 cm |
41 in | 104.14 cm |
42 in | 106.68 cm |
43 in | 109.22 cm |
44 in | 111.76 cm |
45 in | 114.3 cm |
46 in | 116.84 cm |
47 in | 119.38 cm |
48 in | 121.92 cm |
49 in | 124.46 cm |
50 in | 127 cm |