Feet to CM Converter

1 Feet Is Equal To 30.48 CM

How to convert Feet to Cm?

The process of converting feet to cm is extremely simple. To convert feet to centimeters, multiply the unit by 30.48. So, for example, to convert 5 feet to centimeters, multiply 5 by 30.48.

Therefore, 5 feet = 5 x 30.48 = 152.4 cm

If you want to convert feet to centimeters, here are some popular measurements for one foot.


CM (Centimetre)

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Feet to CM Formula and Example

The formula for converting feet to centimeters is simple, as shown below:

CM = Feet X 30.48

Here are some examples of converting feet to centimeters.



10 Feet is equal to 10* 30.480

304.80 CM

20 Feet is equal to 20* 30.480

609.60 CM

50 Feet is equal to 50* 30.480

1524.00 CM

75 Feet is equal to 75* 30.480

2286.00 CM

100 Feet is equal to 100* 30.480

3048.00 CM

1000 Feet is equal to 1000* 30.480

30480.00 CM

About Feet

Feet, also known as feet, are a standard unit of length measurement in both the United States Customary and Imperial systems. The symbol for foot/feet is "ft." When units weren't standardized, one foot was thought to be the average length of a man's foot in the past. It can range in length from 11.8 to 12 inches depending on the region and the person's build.

Following standardization, the 1959 International Yard and Pound Agreement agreed that one foot equaled 0.3048 meters. Similarly, the Customary and Imperial Systems of measurement agreed that one foot equal 12 inches and one yard equal three feet.

Most countries have already adopted the metric system. In fact, the United States is the only industrialized country that accepts and utilizes international foot and survey foot. Although not widely used, countries such as the United Kingdom and India recognise this unit.

About Cm

Centimetre is one of the metric systems for measuring length and is commonly abbreviated as cm. The base unit of measurement in the Centimeter-Gram-Second (CGS) system is the centimeter. The centimeter is considered an essential unit because it is very useful for measuring the length of most everyday items.

The metre is quite large and used to measure land areas or long distances. The millimeter is a very small unit used to measure tiny objects. Centimeters, on the other hand, are suitable for use in a variety of industries.

According to the metric system,

1 centimeter = 10 millimeter

1 meter = 100 centimeter

IndexTap's feet to cm calculator can convert feet to centimetres in seconds. If you prefer to do this manually, here's how you can get the answer.

1 feet = 12 inches

1 inch = 2.54 cm

Therefore, 1 feet = 12 X 2.54 = 30.48 cm

Difference between ft and cm

Here are some differences between feet and centimetres.



This is an Imperial and US Customary unit for measuring larger areas.

This is a metric system for measuring shorter distances.

1 feet = 30.48 cm

1 cm = 0.033 feet

The unit is widely used in countries like the USA, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Ghana.

This unit is widely accepted and used in most countries, including the UK, Canada, Germany, Russia, and India.

One foot equals one-third of a yard, or 12 inches.

One centimeter is defined as one hundredth of a meter.

In Indian calculations, both feet and centimeters are standard units. However, depending on the length being measured, you should use different units.

Assume the height of the ceiling is 12 feet. It makes more sense to mention it in feet than in centimeters. Imagine telling someone that your ceiling is 365 cm high. It becomes a little confusing.

Both feet and centimeters are appropriate units for some measurements, such as height. Let's say a person stands 6 feet tall.

To make precise conversions, consider using the feet to cm calculator. IndexTap’s calculator consistently provides accurate conversions. Once you enter the feet value, the calculator will instantly convert it to cm. You can convert feet to cm as many times as you want with the calculator to get precise values up to several decimals. MagicBricks also provides a variety of calculators that allow you to easily convert one unit to another.

Area Calculator (Converter)

A land area calculator is a useful tool for converting one unit to another. Land measurements vary across India. If you want to find the equivalent unit of the local term for the unit, the simplest method is to use a land calculator.

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