Height Conversion Calculator

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US to Metric Units
ft & in to cm
feet inches
 


Metric to US Units
cm to in
cm
 


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Convert US height units to metric units or metric height units to US inches. Feet (ft) and inches (in) to centimeters (cm) or centimeters (cm) to inches (in).

Height Conversion Table
Inch Conversions Multiply By
convert inches to feet
0.08333333
convert inches to centimeters
2.54
Foot Conversions Multiply By
convert feet to inches
12
convert feet to centimeters
30.48
Centimeter Conversions Multiply By
convert centimeters to inches
0.39370079
convert centimeters to feet
0.0328084

Convert US units to Metric units

Convert height of 5 feet 2 inches to centimeters.

  • First, convert 5 feet to inches: 5 feet × 12 inches/foot = 60 inches
  • Add up our inches: 60 + 2 = 62 inches
  • Convert inches to cm: 62 inches × 2.54 cm/inch = 157.48 cm

Convert Metric units to US units

Convert height of 144.5 centimeters to inches.

  • Convert cm to in
  • 144.5 cm × 0.3937 in/cm = 56.89 inches
  • Alternately, 144.5 cm / 2.54 in/cm = 56.89 inches
 

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