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1 cm to in Conversion Calculator (Centimeters to Inches)

Convert length units of 1 cm to in (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 in (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 in calculation:

  • Conversion factor:

  1 cm to in

1 cm ÷ 2.54 = 0.393701 in

  • 1 cm to in Conversion Equation

  1 cm = 1 cm ÷ 2.54 = 0.394 in

 

 

Common Centimeter to Inch Conversions

Centimeter Inch Centimeter Inch
1 cm 0.393701 in 50 cm 19.685 in
2 cm 0.787402 in 60 cm 23.622 in
2.54 cm 1 in 70 cm 27.5591 in
3 cm 1.1811 in  80 cm 31.4961 in
4 cm 1.5748 in  90 cm 35.4331 in
5 cm 1.9685 in 100 cm 39.3701 in
6 cm 2.3622 in 125 cm 49.2126 in
7 cm 2.75591 in 150 cm 59.0551 in
8 cm 3.14961 in 175 cm 68.8976 in
9 cm 3.54331 in 200 cm 78.7402 in
10 cm 3.93701 in 250 cm 98.4252 in
15 cm 5.90551 in 500 cm 196.85 in
20 cm 7.87402 in  750 cm 295.276 in
30 cm 11.811 in 1000 cm 393.701 in
40 cm 15.748 in 1500 cm 590.551 in

 

Convert 1 cm to Other Length Units

Want to convert 1 cm to other length units? Luckily, here are some helpful length conversions: 

Unit 1 Centimeters (cm) =
Meter (m) 0.01 m
Millimeter (mm) 10 mm
Kilometer (km) 0 km
Micrometer (μm) 10,000 μm
Feet (ft) 0.033 ft
Yard (yd) 0.011 yd

 

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.

Click here to learn more about the Inch unit of measurement.