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Inches to centimeters conversion

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Use this calculation tool to convert quickly and easily between inches and centimeters (centimetres), both of which are units of length or height. Results are available in fraction form when converting centimeters to inches. A conversion chart can be found further down.

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How many cm in an inch?

1 inch = 2.54cm. To convert inches to centimeters multiply your figure by 2.54. Should you wish to convert from centimeters to inches, give the cm to inches converter a try. Alternatively, you can convert from mm to inches here.

Inches to cm conversion chart

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

Conversion of inches to cm
Inches Centimeters Inches Centimeters
1/64 inch 0.0397 cm 1/32 inch 0.0794 cm
1/16 inch 0.1588 cm 0.1 inch 0.254 cm
1/8 inch 0.3175 cm 1/4 inch 0.635 cm
1/2 inch 1.27 cm 3/4 inch 1.905 cm
1 inch 2.54 cm 5 inches 12.7 cm
10 inches 25.4 cm 20 inches 50.8 cm
30 inches 76.2 cm 40 inches 101.6 cm
50 inches 127 cm 60 inches 152.4 cm
70 inches 177.8 cm 80 inches 203.2 cm
90 inches 228.6 cm 100 inches 254 cm

Note: conversions are rounded to maximum 4 decimal places.

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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