# Inches to Centimeter Conversion (in to cm)

Please enter **inches (in)** value of length unit to **convert inches to centimeter**.

## How Many Centimeter in a Inch?

There are 2.54 centimeter in a inch.**1 Inch** is equal to **2.54 Centimeter**.

**1 in** = **2.54 cm**

### Inches Definition

An **inch** is a unit of measurement in the American Standard of measurements. Twelve inches equals one foot. The inch is further divided into smaller units. There are 16 units in one inch. Each unit being one-sixteenth of an inch (1/16th inch). These small 16 units are grouped into larger units called: 1/8th inch which consists of 2/16ths (2/16ths being mathematically reduced to 1/8th). Two of these 1/8th units are 1/4th inch (also commonly called a quarter of an inch). Two of these 1/4th divisions equal ½ inch (again, 2/4ths being mathematically reduced to ½). Next, three ¼ inch units equal ¾ (commonly termed “three quarters of an inch). And finally, 4 1/4th units equal 1 inch.

### Centimeter Definition

**Centimeter** is considered a common unit of length used in SI. It is equivalent to 10 millimeters or 1/100^{th} (10^{-2}) of a meter. Years ago it was a basic unit in formerly used CGS (centimeter-gram-second) unit system, but in modern times the role of basic unit of length is played by meter. The symbol of centimeter is *cm*.

### About in to cm Converter

This is a very easy to use inches to centimeter converter.
First of all just type the **inches (in)** value in the text field of the conversion form to start converting *in to cm*,
then select the decimals value and finally hit convert button if auto calculation didn't work. **Centimeter** value will be converted automatically as you type.

The decimals value is the number of digits to be calculated or rounded of the result of **inches to centimeter conversion**.

You can also check the inches to centimeter conversion chart below, or go back to inches to centimeter converter to top.

##### From Our Blog

- Structure and Height of the Atmosphere25 January 2017
- The Imperial Units 4 December 2016
- The Size of Atom30 October 2016
- What You Need to Know About the Size of iPhone 728 September 2016

### Inches to Centimeter Conversion Examples

1 in = 2.54 Centimeter Example for 12 Inches: 12 Inches = 12 (Inches) 12 Inches = 12 x (2.54 Centimeter) 12 Inches = 30.48 Centimeter Example for 8 Inches: 8 Inches = 8 (Inches) 8 Inches = 8 x (2.54 Centimeter) 8 Inches = 20.32 Centimeter Example for 40 Inches: 40 Inches = 40 (Inches) 40 Inches = 40 x (2.54 Centimeter) 40 Inches = 101.6 Centimeter

### Inches to Centimeter Conversion Chart

Inches | Centimeter |
---|---|

1 in | 2.54 cm |

2 in | 5.08 cm |

3 in | 7.62 cm |

4 in | 10.16 cm |

5 in | 12.7 cm |

6 in | 15.24 cm |

7 in | 17.78 cm |

8 in | 20.32 cm |

9 in | 22.86 cm |

10 in | 25.4 cm |

11 in | 27.94 cm |

12 in | 30.48 cm |

13 in | 33.02 cm |

14 in | 35.56 cm |

15 in | 38.1 cm |

16 in | 40.64 cm |

17 in | 43.18 cm |

18 in | 45.72 cm |

19 in | 48.26 cm |

20 in | 50.8 cm |

21 in | 53.34 cm |

22 in | 55.88 cm |

23 in | 58.42 cm |

24 in | 60.96 cm |

25 in | 63.5 cm |

26 in | 66.04 cm |

27 in | 68.58 cm |

28 in | 71.12 cm |

29 in | 73.66 cm |

30 in | 76.2 cm |

31 in | 78.74 cm |

32 in | 81.28 cm |

33 in | 83.82 cm |

34 in | 86.36 cm |

35 in | 88.9 cm |

36 in | 91.44 cm |

37 in | 93.98 cm |

38 in | 96.52 cm |

39 in | 99.06 cm |

40 in | 101.6 cm |

41 in | 104.14 cm |

42 in | 106.68 cm |

43 in | 109.22 cm |

44 in | 111.76 cm |

45 in | 114.3 cm |

46 in | 116.84 cm |

47 in | 119.38 cm |

48 in | 121.92 cm |

49 in | 124.46 cm |

50 in | 127 cm |

Inches | Centimeter |
---|---|

50 in | 127 cm |

55 in | 139.7 cm |

60 in | 152.4 cm |

65 in | 165.1 cm |

70 in | 177.8 cm |

75 in | 190.5 cm |

80 in | 203.2 cm |

85 in | 215.9 cm |

90 in | 228.6 cm |

95 in | 241.3 cm |

100 in | 254 cm |

105 in | 266.7 cm |

110 in | 279.4 cm |

115 in | 292.1 cm |

120 in | 304.8 cm |

125 in | 317.5 cm |

130 in | 330.2 cm |

135 in | 342.9 cm |

140 in | 355.6 cm |

145 in | 368.3 cm |

150 in | 381 cm |

155 in | 393.7 cm |

160 in | 406.4 cm |

165 in | 419.1 cm |

170 in | 431.8 cm |

175 in | 444.5 cm |

180 in | 457.2 cm |

185 in | 469.9 cm |

190 in | 482.6 cm |

195 in | 495.3 cm |

200 in | 508 cm |

205 in | 520.7 cm |

210 in | 533.4 cm |

215 in | 546.1 cm |

220 in | 558.8 cm |

225 in | 571.5 cm |

230 in | 584.2 cm |

235 in | 596.9 cm |

240 in | 609.6 cm |

245 in | 622.3 cm |

250 in | 635 cm |

255 in | 647.7 cm |

260 in | 660.4 cm |

265 in | 673.1 cm |

270 in | 685.8 cm |

275 in | 698.5 cm |

280 in | 711.2 cm |

285 in | 723.9 cm |

290 in | 736.6 cm |

295 in | 749.3 cm |

#### Inches to Centimeter Common Values

- 12 in = 30.48 cm
- 8 in = 20.32 cm
- 1 in = 2.54 cm
- 6 in = 15.24 cm
- 5 in = 12.7 cm
- 4 in = 10.16 cm
- 18 in = 45.72 cm
- 9 in = 22.86 cm
- 2 in = 5.08 cm
- 16 in = 40.64 cm
- 3 in = 7.62 cm
- 10 in = 25.4 cm
- 7 in = 17.78 cm
- 20 in = 50.8 cm
- 36 in = 91.44 cm
- 11 in = 27.94 cm
- 30 in = 76.2 cm
- 14 in = 35.56 cm
- 40 in = 101.6 cm

## Recent Comments

Nice.

Like the layout and the Common value chart. (Something to memorize)