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Convert Inches to CM

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

From: inch
To: centimeter
 

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.

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.



Inch to Centimeter Conversion Table

Inch [in]Centimeter [cm]
0.01 in0.0254 cm
0.1 in0.254 cm
1 in2.54 cm
2 in5.08 cm
3 in7.62 cm
5 in12.7 cm
10 in25.4 cm
20 in50.8 cm
50 in127 cm
100 in254 cm
1000 in2540 cm


How to Convert Inch to Centimeter

1 in = 2.54 cm
1 cm = 0.39370078740158 in

Example: convert 15 in to cm:
15 in = 15 × 2.54 cm = 38.1 cm



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