Metric to imperial conversion is straightforward if you know the relevant conversion factor.
Conversion factor |
Example | ||
Metric tons to imperial tons |
x 0.984 (approx) |
1 metric ton = 1 x 0.984 = 0.984 imperial ton | |
Kilograms to stones (kg to st) |
x 0.157 (approx) |
1kg = 1 x 0.157 = 0.157st | |
Kilograms to pounds (kg to lb) |
x 2.205 (approx) |
1kg = 1 x 2.205 = 2.205lb | |
Grams to ounces (g to oz) |
x 0.035 (approx) |
1g = 0.035oz |
(kilo denotes one thousand)
Conversion factor |
Example | ||
Kilometers to miles (km to miles) |
x 0.621 (approx) |
1km = 1 x 0.621 = 0.621mile | |
Meters to yards (m to yd) |
x 1.094 (approx) |
1m = 1 x 1.094 = 1.094yd | |
Meters to feet (m to ft) |
x 3.281 (approx) |
1m = 1 x 3.281 = 3.281ft | |
Centimeters to inches (cm to in) |
x 0.394 (approx) |
1cm = 1 x 0.394 = 0.394in |
(centi denotes one hundredth)
Conversion factor |
Example | ||
Hectares to acres (ha to ac) |
x 2.471 (approx) |
1ha = 1 x 2.471 = 2.471ac | |
Square meters to square yards (m² to yd²) |
x 1.196 (approx) |
1m² = 1 x 1.196 = 1.196yd² | |
Square meters to square feet (m² to ft²) |
x 10.764 (approx) |
1m² = 1 x 10.764 = 10.764ft² | |
Square centimeters to square inches (cm² to in²) |
x 0.155 (approx) |
1cm² = 1 x 0.155 = 0.155in² |
Conversion factor |
Example | ||
Cubic meters to cubic yards (m³ to yd³) |
x 1.308 (approx) |
1m³ = 1 x 1.308 = 1.308yd³ | |
Cubic meters to cubic feet (m³ to ft³) |
x 35.315 (approx) |
1m³ = 1 x 35.315 = 35.315ft³ | |
Cubic centimeters to cubic inches (cm³ to in³) |
x 0.061 (approx) |
1cm³ = 1 x 0.061 = 0.061in³ | |
Liters to imperial gallons (l to imp gal) |
x 0.220 (approx) |
1l = 1 x 0.220 = 0.220 imp gal | |
Liters to imperial pints (l to imp pt) |
x 1.760 (approx) |
1l = 1 x 1.1760 = 1.760 imp pt |
Conversion factor |
Example | ||
Kilometers per hour to miles per hour (km/hr to mph) |
x 0.621 (approx) |
1km/hr = 1 x 0.621 = 0.621mph | |
Meters per second to yards per second (m/s to yd/s) |
x 1.094 (approx) |
1m/s = 1 x 1.094 = 1.094yd/s | |
Meters per second to feet per second (m/s to ft/s) |
x 3.281 (approx) |
1m/s = 1 x 3.281 = 3.281ft/s |
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