# Formulae For The Conversion of Measurements, Area And Volume

### Conversion of Measurement, Area & Volume

Metric to Imperial and Imperial to Metric

There are times in everyone’s lives when we need to convert some measurement, whether it be when purchasing carpets, fabrics, wood or even despatching a parcel when the couriers need to know the package dimensions.

In these times, when most of us carry a calculator in some form or other, all you need to know is the magic formulae – that’s where I can help!

The following will help you convert measurements, metric to imperial, imperial to metric, volume, area, length etc

 TO CONVERT MULTIPLY BY Millimetres to inches 0.0394 Metres to feet 3.2808 Metres to yards 1.0936 Kilometres to miles 0.6214 TO CONVERT MULTIPLY BY Inches to millimetres 25.4 Feet to metres 0.3048 Yards to metres 0.9144 Miles to kilometres 1.6093 TO CONVERT MULTIPLY BY Square millimetres to square inches 0.0015 Square metres to square feet 10.764 Square metres to square yards 1.1960 Square kilometres to square miles 0.3861 Hectares to acres 2.4711 TO CONVERT MULTIPLY BY Square inches to square millimetres 645.16 Square feet to square metres 0.0929 Square yards to square metres 0.8361 Square miles to square kilometres 2.5899 Acres to hectares 0.4047 TO CONVERT MULTIPLY BY Cubic centimetres to cubic inches 0.06102 Cubic metres to cubic feet 35.3147 Cubic metres to cubic yards 1.3080 Litres to cubic inches 61.024 Litres to gallons 0.2200 Millilitres to fluid ounces 0.0351 TO CONVERT MULTIPLY BY Cubic inches to cubic centimetres 16.3870 Cubic feet to cubic metres 0.0283 Cubic yards to cubic metres 0.7646 Cubic inches to litres 0.016 Gallons to litres 4.546 Fluid ounces to millilitres 28.413