Centuries to Years Conversion
Enter the time in centuries below to get the value converted to years.
How to Convert Centuries to Years
To convert a century measurement to a year measurement, multiply the time by the conversion ratio.
Since one century is equal to 100 years, you can use this simple formula to convert:
The time in years is equal to the centuries multiplied by 100.
How Many Years Are in a Century?
There are 100 years in a century, which is why we use this value in the formula above.
1 centuries = 100 yr
Centuries and years are both units used to measure time. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
The century is a time period of 100 years.
One year is the time it takes for the Earth to complete its orbit around the Sun. There are 365 days in a year, with the exception of the leap year when there are 366.
Years can be abbreviated as yr, and are also sometimes abbreviated as y. For example, 1 year can be written as 1 yr or 1 y.
Century to Year Conversion Table