Cubic Yards to Cubic Meters Conversion

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1 yd³ = 0.764555 m³

How to Convert Cubic Yards to Cubic Meters

To convert a cubic yard measurement to a cubic meter measurement, multiply the volume by the conversion ratio.

Since one cubic yard is equal to 0.764555 cubic meters, you can use this simple formula to convert:

cubic meters = cubic yards × 0.764555

The volume in cubic meters is equal to the cubic yards multiplied by 0.764555.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cubic yards to cubic meters using the formula above.
5 yd³ = (5 × 0.764555) = 3.822774 m³
conversion scale showing cubic yards and equivalent cubic meters volume values

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

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 Meters

One cubic meter is equal to the volume of a cube with each edge measuring one meter.

The cubic meter, or cubic metre, is the SI derived unit for volume in the metric system. Cubic meters can be abbreviated as , and are also sometimes abbreviated as cu m, CBM, cbm, or MTQ. For example, 1 cubic meter can be written as 1 m³, 1 cu m, 1 CBM, 1 cbm, or 1 MTQ.

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

Cubic Yard to Cubic Meter Conversion Table

Cubic yard measurements converted to cubic meters
Cubic Yards Cubic Meters
1 yd³ 0.764555 m³
2 yd³ 1.5291 m³
3 yd³ 2.2937 m³
4 yd³ 3.0582 m³
5 yd³ 3.8228 m³
6 yd³ 4.5873 m³
7 yd³ 5.3519 m³
8 yd³ 6.1164 m³
9 yd³ 6.881 m³
10 yd³ 7.6455 m³
11 yd³ 8.4101 m³
12 yd³ 9.1747 m³
13 yd³ 9.9392 m³
14 yd³ 10.7 m³
15 yd³ 11.47 m³
16 yd³ 12.23 m³
17 yd³ 13 m³
18 yd³ 13.76 m³
19 yd³ 14.53 m³
20 yd³ 15.29 m³
21 yd³ 16.06 m³
22 yd³ 16.82 m³
23 yd³ 17.58 m³
24 yd³ 18.35 m³
25 yd³ 19.11 m³
26 yd³ 19.88 m³
27 yd³ 20.64 m³
28 yd³ 21.41 m³
29 yd³ 22.17 m³
30 yd³ 22.94 m³
31 yd³ 23.7 m³
32 yd³ 24.47 m³
33 yd³ 25.23 m³
34 yd³ 25.99 m³
35 yd³ 26.76 m³
36 yd³ 27.52 m³
37 yd³ 28.29 m³
38 yd³ 29.05 m³
39 yd³ 29.82 m³
40 yd³ 30.58 m³

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