Convert Cubic Feet to Cubic Yards

Enter the volume in cubic feet below to get the value converted to cubic yards.

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1 ft³ = 0.037037 yd³

How to Convert Cubic Feet to Cubic Yards

conversion scale showing cubic feet and equivalent cubic yards volume values

To convert a cubic foot measurement to a cubic yard measurement, multiply the volume by the conversion ratio. One cubic foot is equal to 0.037037 cubic yards, so use this simple formula to convert:

cubic yards = cubic feet × 0.037037

The volume in cubic yards is equal to the cubic feet multiplied by 0.037037.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cubic feet to cubic yards using the formula above.
5 ft³ = (5 × 0.037037) = 0.185185 yd³

Cubic feet and cubic yards are both units used to measure volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Cubic Feet

The cubic foot is a unit of volume that is equal to the space consumed by a cube having sides one foot on each edge.

The cubic foot is a US customary and imperial unit of volume. A cubic foot is sometimes also referred to as a cubic ft. Cubic feet can be abbreviated as ft³, and are also sometimes abbreviated as cu foot, cu ft, or CF. For example, 1 cubic foot can be written as 1 ft³, 1 cu foot, 1 cu ft, or 1 CF.

Try our cubic footage calculator to calculate the volume of a space.

Cubic Yards

The cubic yard is a unit of volume that is equal to the space consumed by a cube with each edge measuring one yard.

The cubic yard is a US customary and imperial unit of volume. A cubic yard is sometimes also referred to as a cubic yd. Cubic yards can be abbreviated as yd³, and are also sometimes abbreviated as cu yard, cu yd, or CY. For example, 1 cubic yard can be written as 1 yd³, 1 cu yard, 1 cu yd, or 1 CY.

You might also be interested in our cubic yards calculator.

Cubic Foot Measurements and Equivalent Cubic Yard Conversions

Common cubic foot values converted to the equivalent cubic yard value
Cubic Feet Cubic Yards
1 ft³ 0.037037 yd³
2 ft³ 0.074074 yd³
3 ft³ 0.111111 yd³
4 ft³ 0.148148 yd³
5 ft³ 0.185185 yd³
6 ft³ 0.222222 yd³
7 ft³ 0.259259 yd³
8 ft³ 0.296296 yd³
9 ft³ 0.333333 yd³
10 ft³ 0.37037 yd³
11 ft³ 0.407407 yd³
12 ft³ 0.444444 yd³
13 ft³ 0.481481 yd³
14 ft³ 0.518518 yd³
15 ft³ 0.555556 yd³
16 ft³ 0.592593 yd³
17 ft³ 0.62963 yd³
18 ft³ 0.666667 yd³
19 ft³ 0.703704 yd³
20 ft³ 0.740741 yd³
21 ft³ 0.777778 yd³
22 ft³ 0.814815 yd³
23 ft³ 0.851852 yd³
24 ft³ 0.888889 yd³
25 ft³ 0.925926 yd³
26 ft³ 0.962963 yd³
27 ft³ 1 yd³
28 ft³ 1.037 yd³
29 ft³ 1.0741 yd³
30 ft³ 1.1111 yd³
31 ft³ 1.1481 yd³
32 ft³ 1.1852 yd³
33 ft³ 1.2222 yd³
34 ft³ 1.2593 yd³
35 ft³ 1.2963 yd³
36 ft³ 1.3333 yd³
37 ft³ 1.3704 yd³
38 ft³ 1.4074 yd³
39 ft³ 1.4444 yd³
40 ft³ 1.4815 yd³

More Cubic Foot Volume Conversions

US Liquid
Convert to Gallons
1 ft³ is equal to 7.480519 gallons
Convert to Quarts
1 ft³ is equal to 29.922077 quarts
Convert to Pints
1 ft³ is equal to 59.844155 pints
Convert to Fluid Ounces
1 ft³ is equal to 957.506473 fluid ounces
US Cooking
Convert to Cups
1 ft³ is equal to 119.688309 cups
Convert to Tablespoons
1 ft³ is equal to 1,915.01 tablespoons
Convert to Teaspoons
1 ft³ is equal to 5,745.04 teaspoons
US Customary Volume
Convert to Cubic Inches
1 ft³ is equal to 1,728 cubic inches
Metric Volume
Convert to Liters
1 ft³ is equal to 28.316846 liters
Convert to Milliliters
1 ft³ is equal to 28,316.8 milliliters
Convert to Cubic Centimeters
1 ft³ is equal to 28,316.8 cubic centimeters
Convert to Cubic Meters
1 ft³ is equal to 0.028317 cubic meters