Decades to Years Conversion
Enter the time in decades below to get the value converted to years.
How to Convert Decades to Years
To convert a decade measurement to a year measurement, multiply the time by the conversion ratio.
Since one decade is equal to 10 years, you can use this simple formula to convert:
The time in years is equal to the decades multiplied by 10.
How Many Years Are in a Decade?
There are 10 years in a decade, which is why we use this value in the formula above.
1 decades = 10 yr
Decades and years are both units used to measure time. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
The decade is a time period of 10 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.
Decade to Year Conversion Table