Metric Conversion Chart

English to Metric

English                                      Metric

Inches (in)                x            2.54 = centimeters
Feet (ft)                  x              .3 = meters
Yards (yd)                 x              .9 = meters
Miles (mi)                 x             1.6 = kilometers
Square inches (in2)        x             6.5 = square centimeters
Square feet (ft2)          x              .1 = square meters
Square yards (yd2)         x              .8 = square meters
Acres                      x              .4 = hectares
Cubic feet (ft3)           x             .03 = cubic meters
Cords (cd)                 x             3.6 = cubic meters
Quarts (lq) (qt)           x              .9 = liters
Gallons (gal)              x            .004 = liters
Ounces (avdp) (oz)         x            28.4 = grams
Pounds (avdp) (lb)         x              .5 = kilograms
Horsepower (hp)            x              .7 = kilowatts

Metric to English

Metric                                         English

Centimeters (cm)           x             .39 = inches
Meters (m)                 x             3.3 = feet
Meters (m)                 x             1.1 = yards
Kilometers (km)            x              .6 = miles
Sq. centimeters (cm2)      x              .2 = square inches
Square meters (m2)         x            10.8 = square feet
Square meters (m2)         x             1.2 = square yards
Hectares (ha)              x             2.5 = acres
Cubic meters (m3)          x            35.3 = cubic feet
Liters (l)                 x             1.1 = quarts (lq)
Cubic meters (m3)          x           284.2 = gallons
Grams (g)                  x             .04 = ounces (avdp)
Kilograms (kg)             x             2.2 = pounds (avdp)
Kilowatts (kW)             x             1.3 = horsepower

Units of Length and Measure

Length

12 inches ........................ 1 foot
36 inches or 3 feet .............. 1 yard
1760 yards or 5280 feet .......... 1 mile

Liquid Measure

8 ounces ........................................ 1 cup
16 ounces or 2 cups ............................. 1 pint
32 ounces or 4 cups or 2 pints .................. 1 quart
64 ounces or 4 pints or 2 quarts ................ 1/2 gallon
128 ounces or 16 cups or 8 pints or 4 quarts .... 1 gallon

Temperature Conversions

From Fahrenheit to Centigrade

To convert from degrees Fahrenheit to degrees Centigrade, subtract 32 degrees from the temperature and multiply by 5/9:

Fahrenheit0102030405060708090100
Centigrade-18-12-7-14101621273238

From Centigrade to Fahrenheit

To convert from degrees Centigrade to degrees Fahrenheit, multiply the temperature by 1.8 and add 32 degrees:

Centigrade-10-50510152025303540
Fahrenheit14233241505968778695104