Centimeters to Inches Converter

You have come to the right place if you want to learn how to get cm into inches. Before we continue, note that cm to inches is the same as centimeters in inches, centimeters to in, and cm to in.

Centimeters and Inches are used to measure length. One centimeter is shorter than one inch. One centimeter is about 39.37 percent of an inch.

The illustration below is not to scale, but it shows the ratio of centimeter to inch, so you have a picture of their difference. As you can see, light blue is one centimeter and dark blue is one inch.

One centimeter is 0.393700787401575 inches. Therefore, to convert cm to inches, we use the following cm in inches formula:

cm × 0.393700787401575 = inches

No need to get your calculator out, because you can use the converter below. Please enter your length in cm below to convert it to inches using the formula we created above.

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Below are some examples of what our Centimeters to Inches Converter can calculate and convert.