 ## 1 cm in inches (1 Centimeters to Inches) Conversion

Convert length units of 1 cm in inches (Centimeters to Inches) now! Converting units from Metric to Imperial is easy with our simple to use conversion calculator or keep reading to learn how to convert these units yourself!

1  Centimeters (cm) is Equal to 0.394 Inches (in)

or 1 cm = 0.394 in

## How to Convert 1 cm to inches (Centimeters to Inches)

Learn how to easily convert Centimeters to Inches below.

The general equation to convert cm to in is to divide cm by 2.54.

cm to inches calculation:

• Conversion factor:

1 cm to inches

1 cm ÷ 2.54 = 0.393701 in

• 1 cm in inches Conversion Equation

1 cm = 1 cm ÷ 2.54 = 0.394 in

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## What is a Centimeter (cm)?

A Centimeter (cm) which can also be referred to as centimetre, is a unit of length in the Metric System of Measurement. It is defined as the centimeters being equal to a hundredth of a meter.

The abbreviation symbol for a Centimeter is “cm”. For example 1 Centimeters can be written as 1 cm.

See the dictionary definition here.

## What is an Inch (in)?

An Inch (in) is a unit of length for the Imperial System of Measurement. An inch is defined as being 1/36th of a yard or 1/12th of a foot, which is a small distance.

The abbreviation symbol for an Inch is “in”. For example 1 Inches can be written as 1 in.