Square Meters to Square Feet | m² to ft²
Convert area units of square meters (m²) to square feet (ft²). Answer will include the formula for quick conversions from m² to ft².
The square feet symbol is ft² however you will also see "square feet" represented as sf, sqft or sq ft.
To convert ft² to m² use the Square Feet to Square Meters Converter
How to convert square meters to square feet
Multiply m² area by 10.7639
1 foot is exactly 0.3048 meters. Squaring both values, 1 foot squared is exactly 0.09290304 meters squared.
1 ft = 0.3048 m
(1 ft)² = (0.3048 m)²
1 ft² = 0.09290304 m²
dividing both sides by the meters squared,
1 ft² / 0.09290304 m² = 1 and,
1 ft² / 0.09290304 m² ≈ 10.7639 ft²/m²
Therefore, to convert m² to ft² we multiply by 10.7639 ft²/m². Meters squared (m²) will cancel and we are left with units of feet squared (ft²).
ft² = m² × 10.7639
Example: Convert 150 square meters to square feet.
150 m² to ft² is calculated here using the multiplication factor 10.7639
150 m² × 10.7639 ft²/m²
Multiply through and cancel m² units
m² × 10.7639
ft²/ m² = 1,614.585 ft²
150 m² = 1,614.585 ft²
A square foot is a unit of area and has the symbol ft² but you will also see people use sf, sqft and sq ft.or ". Fifteen square feet can be expressed as either 15 ft². The foot is a unit of length in the British imperial system of units and United States customary units where there are 12 inches in 1 foot. 1 foot is exactly 0.3048 meters and 1 square foot is exactly 0.09290304 m².
Square Meter or Square Metre
A square meter is a unit of area and has the symbol m². The spelling meter is American while metre is the international spelling used by many other countries. The meter is the base unit of length in the International System of Units. 1 meter is about 3.28084 feet and 1 square meter is about 10.7639 square feet.
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Last updated: August 21, 2023