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# Convert CM to Inches

Please provide values below to convert centimeter [cm] to inch [in], or vice versa.

 From: centimeter To: inch

Definition: Centimeter
Centimeter (symbol: cm) is a length unit in the SI (International System of Units). A centimeter equals to one hundredth of a meter.

Definition: Inch
Inch (symbol: in) is a length unit in the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. Since 1959, an inch was defined to be equivalent to 25.4 millimeters exactly in 1959. There are 12 inches in a foot and 36 inches in a yard.

### Centimeter to Inch Conversion Table

Centimeter [cm]Inch [in]
0.01 cm0.0039370078740157 in
0.1 cm0.039370078740158 in
1 cm0.39370078740158 in
2 cm0.78740157480315 in
3 cm1.1811023622047 in
5 cm1.9685039370079 in
10 cm3.9370078740157 in
20 cm7.8740157480315 in
50 cm19.685039370079 in
100 cm39.370078740158 in
1000 cm393.70078740158 in

### How to Convert Centimeter to Inch

1 cm = 0.39370078740158 in
1 in = 2.54 cm

Example: convert 15 cm to in:
15 cm = 15 × 0.39370078740158 in = 5.9055118110236 in