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Centimeters and inches conversion


Convert quickly and easily between centimeters (cm) and inches (in) using this conversion tool. Simply select your option and enter a value to convert. A conversion chart is available below.


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How many inches in a cm?

1cm = 0.39370079 inches. As there are 2.54cm in an inch, to convert your cm figure to inches you need to divide your figure by 2.54. Should you wish to convert from inches to centimeters, give the inches to cm converter a try. Alternatively, you can convert from mm to inches here.

cm to inches conversion chart

The chart below shows some basic conversions between centimeters/centimetres and inches, rounded to a maximum of 4 decimal places.

Conversion of cm to inches
Centimeters Inches (decimal) Inches (fraction approx)
1cm 0.3937 in 25/64 inch
10cm 3.937 in 3 15/16
20cm 7.874 in 7 7/8
30cm 11.811 in 11 13/16
40cm 15.748 in 15 3/4
50cm 19.685 in 19 11/16
60cm 23.622 in 23 5/8
70cm 27.5591 in 27 9/16
80cm 31.4961 in 31 1/2
90cm 35.4331 in 35 7/16
100cm 39.3701 in 39 3/8

Note: fraction figures for inches are approximate.

My conversion tool can help you convert instantly and accurately between centimeters and inches. Should you wish to include feet in your calculation, see the cm, feet and inches converter. You can also find a height calculator here.

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