Inches to Centimeters Converter

How many centimeters in 1 inch?

There are 2.54 centimeters in 1 inch. To convert any value in inches to centimeters, just multiply the value in inches by the conversion factor 2.54. So, 1 inch times 2.54 is equal to 2.54 centimeters. See details below and use our calculator to convert any value in inches to centimeters.

Inches to Centimeters Converter

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To calculate a inch value to the corresponding value in centimeter, just multiply the quantity in inch by 2.54 (the conversion factor). Here is the formula:

Value in centimeters = value in inches * 2.54

Supose you want to convert 1 inch into centimeters. In this case you will have:

Value in centimeters = 1 * 2.54 = 2.54 (centimeters)

Definition of Inch

An inch is a unit of length or distance in a number of systems of measurement, including in the US Customary Units and British Imperial Units. One inch is defined as 1⁄12 of a foot and is therefore 1⁄36 of a yard. According to the modern definition, one inch is equal to 25.4 mm exactly.

Definition of Centimeter

centimeter (cm) is a decimal fraction of the meter, The international standard unit of length, approximately equivalent to 39.37 inches.

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