# Inches to Centimeter Conversion (in to cm)

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

1 in = 2.54 cm
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## 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.

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### Centimeter Definition

Centimeter is considered a common unit of length used in SI. It is equivalent to 10 millimeters or 1/100th (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.

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### 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.

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### 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

InchesCentimeter
1 in2.54 cm
2 in5.08 cm
3 in7.62 cm
4 in10.16 cm
5 in12.7 cm
6 in15.24 cm
7 in17.78 cm
8 in20.32 cm
9 in22.86 cm
10 in25.4 cm
11 in27.94 cm
12 in30.48 cm
13 in33.02 cm
14 in35.56 cm
15 in38.1 cm
16 in40.64 cm
17 in43.18 cm
18 in45.72 cm
19 in48.26 cm
20 in50.8 cm
21 in53.34 cm
22 in55.88 cm
23 in58.42 cm
24 in60.96 cm
25 in63.5 cm
26 in66.04 cm
27 in68.58 cm
28 in71.12 cm
29 in73.66 cm
30 in76.2 cm
31 in78.74 cm
32 in81.28 cm
33 in83.82 cm
34 in86.36 cm
35 in88.9 cm
36 in91.44 cm
37 in93.98 cm
38 in96.52 cm
39 in99.06 cm
40 in101.6 cm
41 in104.14 cm
42 in106.68 cm
43 in109.22 cm
44 in111.76 cm
45 in114.3 cm
46 in116.84 cm
47 in119.38 cm
48 in121.92 cm
49 in124.46 cm
50 in127 cm
InchesCentimeter
50 in127 cm
55 in139.7 cm
60 in152.4 cm
65 in165.1 cm
70 in177.8 cm
75 in190.5 cm
80 in203.2 cm
85 in215.9 cm
90 in228.6 cm
95 in241.3 cm
100 in254 cm
105 in266.7 cm
110 in279.4 cm
115 in292.1 cm
120 in304.8 cm
125 in317.5 cm
130 in330.2 cm
135 in342.9 cm
140 in355.6 cm
145 in368.3 cm
150 in381 cm
155 in393.7 cm
160 in406.4 cm
165 in419.1 cm
170 in431.8 cm
175 in444.5 cm
180 in457.2 cm
185 in469.9 cm
190 in482.6 cm
195 in495.3 cm
200 in508 cm
205 in520.7 cm
210 in533.4 cm
215 in546.1 cm
220 in558.8 cm
225 in571.5 cm
230 in584.2 cm
235 in596.9 cm
240 in609.6 cm
245 in622.3 cm
250 in635 cm
255 in647.7 cm
260 in660.4 cm
265 in673.1 cm
270 in685.8 cm
275 in698.5 cm
280 in711.2 cm
285 in723.9 cm
290 in736.6 cm
295 in749.3 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