## Centimeter to Feet and Feet to Centimeter Conversion Formula

### How many Feet to Cm?

To convert feet to centimeter, multipy feet by 30.48:

centimeters = feet * 30.48

For example, to convert 5.64 feet to centimeters, multiply 5.64 by 30.48, which gives you 172 cm.

### How many Cm to Feet?

To convert centimeter to feet, divide centimeter by 30.48:

feet = centimeters / 30.48

For example, to convert 172 cm to feet, divide 172 by 30.48, which gives you 5.64 feet.

## What is Centimeter and Feet?

- Centimeter is a basic unit of length in the SI unit. The meter is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI), and the centimeter is one-hundredth of a meter.
- The foot is a unit of length that has been used for thousands of years is a unit of length in the imperial system. It was originally based on the length of a human foot, but it has since been standardized to be exactly 30.48 centimeters.
- There are 2.54 centimeters in one inch, and there are 12 inches in one foot. Therefore, there are 30.48 centimeters in one foot.
- The word "centimeter" comes from the French words "cent" and "mètre", meaning "one hundredth of a meter".
- The word "foot" comes from the Old English word "fōt", which means "step".
- The foot is used as a unit of measurement in many different cultures around the world.
- In the United States, feet and inches are the most common units of measurement for length.
- In most other countries, centimeters and meters are the most common units of measurement for length.
- Centimeters are used to measure small objects, such as screws and pencils, and to measure lengths on maps and drawings. They are also used in cooking recipes and other instructions.
- Feet are used to measure people's heights, the lengths of rooms and other spaces, and the distances between two points. They are also used in some sports, such as American football and basketball.

**Use feet when:**

- Measuring the height of a person or animal.
- Measuring the length of a room or other space.
- Measuring the distance between two points.
- Describing the size of a piece of furniture or other object.
- Countries using the imperial system of measurement.

**Use centimeters when:**

- Measuring the length of a small object, such as a screw or a pencil.
- Measuring the distance between two points on a map or drawing.
- Following a recipe or other instructions that are written in metric units.
- Countries using the metric system of measurement.

Characteristic | Centimeter | Foot |
---|---|---|

Unit system | Metric | Imperial |

Base unit | Meter | Yard |

Symbol | cm | ft |

Definition | One one-hundredth of a meter | One-third of a yard |

Common uses | Measuring small objects, lengths on maps and drawings, following recipes | Measuring people's heights, lengths of rooms, distances between points |

## Centimeters to Feet (cm to ft) Conversion Table

Centimeters (cms) | Feet (ft) | Inch (in) |
---|---|---|

1 cm | 0.03 ft | 0.4 in |

1.5 cm | 0.05 ft | 0.6 in |

1.65 cm | 0.05 ft | 0.6 in |

1.73 cm | 0.056 ft | 0.67 in |

1.75 cm | 0.057 ft | 7 in |

2 cm | 0.07 ft | 0.8 in |

5 cm | 0.17 ft | 2 in |

10 cm | 0.3 ft | 4 in |

15 cm | 0.5 ft | 6 in |

20 cm | 0.7 ft | 7.8 in |

33 cm | 1.1 ft | 13 in |

35 cm | 1.17 ft | 14 in |

38 cm | 1.25 ft | 15 in |

40 cm | 1.3 ft | 15.6 in |

41 cm | 1.34 ft | 16 in |

43 cm | 1.42 ft | 17 in |

45 cm | 1.48 ft | 17.7 in |

50 cm | 1.7 ft | 20 in |

60 cm | 2 ft | 24 in |

63 cm | 2.08 ft | 25 in |

64 cm | 2.09 ft | 25.1 in |

65 cm | 2.13 ft | 25.5 in |

66 cm | 2.16 ft | 25.9 in |

68 cm | 2.23 ft | 26.7 in |

70 cm | 2.3 ft | 28 in |

72 cm | 2.4 ft | 28.3 in |

75 cm | 2.46 ft | 29.5 in |

76 cm | 2.5 ft | 30 in |

80 cm | 2.6 ft | 31 in |

82 cm | 2.7 ft | 32 in |

84 cm | 2.75 ft | 33 in |

85 cm | 2.78 ft | 33.4 in |

90 cm | 2.92 ft | 35 in |

95 cm | 3.1 ft | 37 in |

100 cm | 3.3 ft | 39 in |

105 cm | 3.42 ft | 41 in |

110 cm | 3.6 ft | 43 in |

115 cm | 3.8 ft | 45 in |

120 cm | 3.93 ft | 47.2 in |

123 cm | 4 ft | 48 in |

125 cm | 4.1 ft | 49 in |

130 cm | 4.3 ft | 51 in |

132 cm | 4.33 ft | 52 in |

134 cm | 4.4 ft | 53 in |

135 cm | 4.43 ft | 53.14 in |

137 cm | 4.49 ft | 53.9 in |

138 cm | 4.5 ft | 54 in |

139 cm | 4.56 ft | 54.7 in |

139.7 cm | 4.58 ft | 55 in |

140 cm | 4.59 ft | 55.1 in |

141 cm | 4.63 ft | 55.5 in |

142 cm | 4.66 ft | 55.9 in |

143 cm | 4.7 ft | 56.3 in |

144 cm | 4.73 ft | 56.7 in |

145 cm | 4.75 ft | 57 in |

146 cm | 4.8 ft | 57.4 in |

147 cm | 4.82 ft | 57.8 in |

148 cm | 4.85 ft | 58.2 in |

149 cm | 4.88 ft | 58.6 in |

150 cm | 4.9 ft | 59 in |

151 cm | 4.92 ft | 59.4 in |

152 cm | 5 ft | 60 in |

153 cm | 5 0.2 ft | 60.2 in |

154 cm | 5.1 ft | 61 in |

155 cm | 5.11 ft | 61.02 in |

156 cm | 5.13 ft | 61.5 in |

157 cm | 5.2 ft | 62 in |

157.5 cm | 5.18 ft | 62.1 in |

158 cm | 5.183 ft | 62.2 in |

159 cm | 5.21 ft | 62.5 in |

160 cm | 5.25 ft | 63 in |

160.5 cm | 5.26 ft | 63.1 in |

161 cm | 5.28 ft | 63.3 in |

162 cm | 5.31 ft | 63.7 in |

162.5 cm | 5.33 ft | 63.9 in |

163 cm | 5.34 ft | 64 in |

164 cm | 5.38 ft | 64.5 in |

165 cm | 5.4 ft | 65 in |

166 cm | 5.44 ft | 65.3 in |

167 cm | 5.47 ft | 65.7 in |

167.6 cm | 5.49 ft | 65.9 in |

168 cm | 5.5 ft | 66 in |

169 cm | 5.54 ft | 66.5 in |

170 cm | 5.58 ft | 67 in |

171 cm | 5.6 ft | 67.3 in |

172 cm | 5.67 ft | 68 in |

173 cm | 5.7 ft | 68.1 in |

174 cm | 5.7 ft | 68.5 in |

175 cm | 5.75 ft | 69 in |

175.5 cm | 5.75 ft | 69.1 in |

176 cm | 5.77 ft | 69.2 in |

176.5 cm | 5.79 ft | 69.5 in |

177 cm | 5.82 ft | 69.9 in |

178 cm | 5.83 ft | 70 in |

179 cm | 5.87 ft | 70.4 in |

180 cm | 5.9 ft | 71 in |

181 cm | 5.94 ft | 71.3 in |

182 cm | 5.97 ft | 71.6 in |

182.5 cm | 5.98 ft | 71.8 in |

183 cm | 6 ft | 72 in |

184 cm | 6.05 ft | 72.5 in |

185 cm | 6.06 ft | 73 in |

186 cm | 6.1 ft | 73.2 in |

187 cm | 6.13 ft | 73.6 in |

188 cm | 6.17 ft | 74 in |

189 cm | 6.2 ft | 74.4 in |

190 cm | 6.25 ft | 75 in |

191 cm | 6.26 ft | 75.1 in |

192 cm | 6.29 ft | 75.5 in |

193 cm | 6.32 ft | 75.9 in |

194 cm | 6.35 ft | 76.3 in |

195 cm | 6.39 ft | 76.7 in |

196 cm | 6.43 ft | 77.1 in |

197 cm | 6.46 ft | 77.5 in |

198 cm | 6.49 ft | 77.9 in |

199 cm | 6.53 ft | 78.3 in |

200 cm | 6.56 ft | 78.7 in |

201 cm | 6.59 ft | 79.1 in |

205 cm | 6.73 ft | 80.7 in |

206 cm | 6.76 ft | 81.1 in |

207 cm | 6.79 ft | 81.4 in |

208 cm | 6.82 ft | 81.8 in |

210 cm | 6.88 ft | 82.6 in |

212 cm | 6.95 ft | 83.4 in |

213 cm | 7 ft | 84 in |

215 cm | 7.1 ft | 85 in |

220 cm | 7.3 ft | 87 in |

228.6 cm | 7.6 ft | 90 in |

230 cm | 7.54 ft | 90.5 in |

240 cm | 7.83 ft | 94 in |

241.3 cm | 7.9 ft | 95 in |

250 cm | 8.2 ft | 98 in |

254 cm | 8.4 ft | 100 in |

266.7 cm | 8.8 ft | 105 in |

292.1 cm | 9.6 ft | 115 in |

300 cm | 9.83 ft | 118 in |

317.5 cm | 10.4 ft | 125 in |

320 cm | 10.5 ft | 126 in |

330.2 cm | 10.9 ft | 130 in |

393.7 cm | 12.10 ft | 155 in |

500 cm | 16.5 ft | 197 in |

## Feet to Centimeters (ft to cm) Conversion Table

Feet - Inch (ft-in) | Centimeters (cms) | Inch (in) |
---|---|---|

5ft (5 feet) | 152 cm | 60 in |

5ft 1 in ( 5 feet 1 inch) | 155 cm | 61 in |

5ft 2 in ( 5 feet 2 inches) | 157 cm | 62 in |

5ft 3 in ( 5 feet 3 inches) | 160 cm | 63 in |

5ft 4 in ( 5 feet 4 inches) | 163 cm | 64 in |

5ft 5 in ( 5 feet 5 inches) | 165 cm | 65 in |

5ft 6 in ( 5 feet 6 inches) | 168 cm | 66 in |

5ft 7 in ( 5 feet 7 inches) | 170 cm | 67 in |

5ft 8 in ( 5 feet 8 inches) | 173 cm | 68 in |

5ft 9 in ( 5 feet 9 inches) | 175 cm | 69 in |

5ft 10 in ( 5 feet 10 inches) | 178 cm | 70 in |

5ft 11 in ( 5 feet 11 inches) | 180 cm | 71 in |

6ft ( 6 feet) | 183 cm | 72 in |

6ft 1 in ( 6 feet 1 inch) | 185 cm | 73 in |

6ft 2 in ( 6 feet 2 inches) | 188 cm | 74 in |

6ft 3 in ( 6 feet 3 inches) | 191 cm | 75 in |

6ft 4 in ( 6 feet 4 inches) | 193 cm | 76 in |

6ft 5 in ( 6 feet 5 inches) | 196 cm | 77 in |

6ft 6 in ( 6 feet 6 inches) | 198 cm | 78 in |

6ft 7 in ( 6 feet 7 inches) | 201 cm | 79 in |

6ft 8 in ( 6 feet 8 inches) | 203 cm | 80 in |

6ft 9 in ( 6 feet 9 inches) | 206 cm | 81 in |

6ft 10 in ( 6 feet 10 inches) | 208 cm | 82 in |

6ft 11 in ( 6 feet 11 inches) | 211 cm | 83 in |

### Frequently Asked Questions on Converting cm to ft and ft to cm

They are all units of measurement of length. The standard unit for measurement of length is meter and centimeter as per International system of units (SI units). The imperial system followed in US and partly in UK use feet, yards and inches.

They are all units of measurement of length. The standard unit for measurement of length is meter and centimeter as per International system of units (SI units). The imperial system followed in US and partly in UK use feet, yards and inches.

Feet is bigger than cm. 1 foot = 30.48 cm . 1 cm = 0.03280839895013123 feet

Feet is bigger than cm. 1 foot = 30.48 cm . 1 cm = 0.03280839895013123 feet

30.48 cm

30.48 cm

0.03280 foot

0.03280 foot

Inch is bigger . 1 inch = 2.54 cm

Inch is bigger . 1 inch = 2.54 cm

Feet is bigger than inch. 1 feet = 12 inches

Feet is bigger than inch. 1 feet = 12 inches

To find 5 foot 10 in cm. Convert 5 foot to inches: 5 * 12 inches = 60 inches. Add 10 inches to foot: 60 + 10 = 70 inches. Convert inches to cm : 2.54 * 70 = 177.8 cms.

To find 5 foot 10 in cm. Convert 5 foot to inches: 5 * 12 inches = 60 inches. Add 10 inches to foot: 60 + 10 = 70 inches. Convert inches to cm : 2.54 * 70 = 177.8 cms.

Find 6 foot in inches: 6 * 12 inches = 72 inches. Add inches part to the above, in this case it is 0: 72 + 0 = 72 inches. Convert inches to cm : 2.54 * 72 = 182.88 cms.

Find 6 foot in inches: 6 * 12 inches = 72 inches. Add inches part to the above, in this case it is 0: 72 + 0 = 72 inches. Convert inches to cm : 2.54 * 72 = 182.88 cms.

Convert 6 foot to inches: 6 * 12 inches = 72 inches. Add the inches part of 2 inches: 72 + 2 = 74 inches. Find 74 inches in cm : 2.54 * 74 = 187.96 cms.

Convert 6 foot to inches: 6 * 12 inches = 72 inches. Add the inches part of 2 inches: 72 + 2 = 74 inches. Find 74 inches in cm : 2.54 * 74 = 187.96 cms.

Consider example to find 165cm in feet Convert cm to feet - 165 / 30.48 = 5.413 feet Find inches in feet - .43 feet to inches = 6 feet + (0.413 * 12) = 4.95 inches, So 165 cm is 5 feet 5 inches

Consider example to find 165cm in feet Convert cm to feet - 165 / 30.48 = 5.413 feet Find inches in feet - .43 feet to inches = 6 feet + (0.413 * 12) = 4.95 inches, So 165 cm is 5 feet 5 inches

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5.2493 feet

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5.741 feet

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5.4133 feet

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5.51181 feet

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5.6758 feet

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