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# Convert Cubic Yard to Cubic Inch

Please provide values below to convert cubic yard [yd^3] to cubic inch [in^3], or vice versa.

 From: cubic yard To: cubic inch

### Cubic yard

Definition: A cubic yard (symbol: yd3) is an imperial and United States Customary unit of volume defined as the volume of a cube with measurements 1 yd × 1 yd × 1 yd. It is equal to 27 cubic feet, 0.7645549 cubic meters, and 764.5549 liters.

History/origin: The cubic yard is based on the international yard, which was adopted in the 1950s and 1960s, and is equal to 0.9144 meters.

Current use: The cubic yard is used to some degree in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. All of these countries also use metric or SI (International System of Units) measurements for volume such as liters, milliliters, and cubic meters.

### Cubic inch

Definition: The cubic inch (symbol: in3) is a unit of volume in the Imperial and United States customary systems of measurement. It is the volume of a cube with measurements 1 in × 1 in × 1 in. It is equal to 16.387064 cm3 or mL.

History/origin: The cubic inch is derived from the inch, a unit of length within the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. Since the 1950s and 1960s, with the adoption of the international yard, the inch has been defined as exactly 2.54 cm.

Current use: The cubic inch and cubic foot are still used in the United States, and to some extent in the United Kingdom. However, SI (International System of Units) units of measurement are also widely used throughout these countries.

In the US, the automotive and aircraft industries in particular use the cubic inch to some extent, though the SI derived or SI accepted units of volume (liter, milliliter, and cubic meter) are also used.

In the UK, automotive model numbers are sometimes denoted in cubic inches.

### Cubic Yard to Cubic Inch Conversion Table

Cubic Yard [yd^3]Cubic Inch [in^3]
0.01 yd^3466.56 in^3
0.1 yd^34665.6 in^3
1 yd^346656 in^3
2 yd^393312 in^3
3 yd^3139968 in^3
5 yd^3233280 in^3
10 yd^3466560 in^3
20 yd^3933120 in^3
50 yd^32332800 in^3
100 yd^34665600 in^3
1000 yd^346656000 in^3

### How to Convert Cubic Yard to Cubic Inch

1 yd^3 = 46656 in^3
1 in^3 = 2.14335E-5 yd^3

Example: convert 15 yd^3 to in^3:
15 yd^3 = 15 × 46656 in^3 = 699840 in^3