# Cm to Feet Converter

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Use our calculator to convert between cm and feet for height, length or distance measurements. You can also use our reference chart of common conversions and read about how to convert. Here's what's on this page...

CentimetersFeet
1 cm 0.03281 ft
10 cm 0.32808 ft
20 cm 0.65617 ft
30 cm 0.98425 ft
40 cm 1.31234 ft
50 cm 1.64042 ft
FeetFt + inCentimeters
5 feet. 5 in5' 5" 165.1 cm
5 feet. 6 in5' 6" 167.64 cm
5 feet. 7 in5' 7" 170.18 cm
5 feet. 8 in5' 8" 172.72 cm
5 feet. 9 in5' 9" 175.26 cm
5 feet. 10 in5' 10" 177.8 cm
5 feet. 11 in5' 11" 180.34 cm
6 feet6' 182.88 cm
Note: conversions are rounded to 2 decimal places.

Full charts are available further down the page, and we also have a height comparison chart here.

## How to convert cm to feet

The formula for converting centimeters to feet is:

Feet = Cm ÷ 30.48

The formula for converting centimeters to feet AND inches is:

Whole feet = floor(Cm ÷ 30.48)
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Inches = (Cm ÷ 30.48 - Whole feet) × 12

## Conversion methodology

To convert centimeters to feet, divide your cm figure by 30.48. To convert to feet and inches, divide your cm figure by 30.48 to get your feet and then multiply the remainder decimal by 12 to get your inches.

### Example conversion

Example: Mabel is 171cm tall. She wants to know how tall she is in feet and inches. She can calculate as follows:

1. Height in feet = 171 ÷ 30.48 = 5.61 feet.
2. There are 12 inches in a foot. Her height remainder in inches = 0.61 feet * 12 = 7.32 inches.
3. Mabel's height is 5 feet 7.32 inches (5'7").

## Cm and feet conversion charts

Cm to feet conversions
CentimetersFeetFeet and inches
160 cm5.25 ft5 ft. 3 in
161 cm5.28 ft5 ft. 3.4 in
162 cm5.31 ft5 ft. 3.8 in
163 cm5.35 ft5 ft. 4.2 in
164 cm5.38 ft5 ft. 4.6 in
165 cm5.41 ft5 ft. 5 in
166 cm5.45 ft5 ft. 5.4 in
167 cm5.48 ft5 ft. 5.7 in
168 cm5.51 ft5 ft. 6.1 in
169 cm5.54 ft5 ft. 6.5 in
170 cm5.58 ft5 ft. 6.9 in
171 cm5.61 ft5 ft. 7.3 in
172 cm5.64 ft5 ft. 7.7 in
173 cm5.68 ft5 ft. 8.1 in
174 cm5.71 ft5 ft. 8.5 in
175 cm5.74 ft5 ft. 8.9 in
176 cm5.77 ft5 ft. 9.3 in
177 cm5.81 ft5 ft. 9.7 in
178 cm5.84 ft5 ft. 10.1 in
179 cm5.87 ft5 ft. 10.5 in
180 cm5.91 ft5 ft. 10.9 in
181 cm5.94 ft5 ft. 11.3 in
182 cm5.97 ft5 ft. 11.7 in
183 cm6 ft6 ft. 0 in
184 cm6.04 ft6 ft. 0.4 in
185 cm6.07 ft6 ft. 0.8 in
186 cm6.1 ft6 ft. 1.2 in
187 cm6.14 ft6 ft. 1.6 in
188 cm6.17 ft6 ft. 2 in
189 cm6.2 ft6 ft. 2.4 in
190 cm6.23 ft6 ft. 2.8 in
191 cm6.27 ft6 ft. 3.2 in
192 cm6.3 ft6 ft. 3.6 in
193 cm6.33 ft6 ft. 4 in
194 cm6.36 ft6 ft. 4.4 in
195 cm6.4 ft6 ft. 4.8 in
196 cm6.43 ft6 ft. 5.2 in
197 cm6.46 ft6 ft. 5.6 in
198 cm6.5 ft6 ft. 6 in
199 cm6.53 ft6 ft. 6.3 in
200 cm6.56 ft6 ft. 6.7 in
Note: conversions are rounded to max 1 decimal place.
Feet to cm conversions
Feet and inchesFeetCentimeters
5 ft. 0 in5 ft152.4 cm
5 ft. 1 in5.08 ft154.94 cm
5 ft. 2 in5.17 ft157.48 cm
5 ft. 3 in5.25 ft160.02 cm
5 ft. 4 in5.33 ft162.56 cm
5 ft. 5 in5.42 ft165.1 cm
5 ft. 6 in5.5 ft167.64 cm
5 ft. 7 in5.58 ft170.18 cm
5 ft. 8 in5.67 ft172.72 cm
5 ft. 9 in5.75 ft175.26 cm
5 ft. 10 in5.83 ft177.8 cm
5 ft. 11 in5.92 ft180.34 cm
6 ft. 0 in6 ft182.88 cm
6 ft. 1 in6.08 ft185.42 cm
6 ft. 2 in6.17 ft187.96 cm
6 ft. 3 in6.25 ft190.5 cm
6 ft. 4 in6.33 ft193.04 cm
6 ft. 5 in6.42 ft195.58 cm
6 ft. 6 in6.5 ft198.12 cm
6 ft. 7 in6.58 ft200.66 cm
6 ft. 8 in6.67 ft203.2 cm
6 ft. 9 in6.75 ft205.74 cm
6 ft. 10 in6.83 ft208.28 cm
6 ft. 11 in6.92 ft210.82 cm
Note: conversions are rounded to 2 decimal places.

### What is 180cm in feet and inches?

180cm is equal to 5 feet and 11 inches (5'11"), rounded to the nearest inch. There are 30.48 centimeters in one foot.

## How to convert feet to cm

To convert feet to centimeters, multiply your feet figure by 30.48 (cm = feet × 30.48). To convert from feet and inches, convert your feet figure to inches first (multiply it by 12), add on the inches remainder and then multiply the result by 2.54.

### Example conversion

Example: James is 5ft 10 inches tall. He wants to know how tall he is in centimeters. He can calculate as follows:

1. Height in inches only = (5 feet × 12) + 10 = 70 inches.
2. Height in cm = 70 inches × 2.54 = 177.8cm.
3. James is 177.8cm tall.

### How many cm is 5'7"?

5 feet 7 inches is equal to 170.18 centimeters. As there are 2.54 cm in an inch, we can calculate it by converting to inches first: [(5 × 12)+7] × 2.54 = 170.18cm.

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