Convert Hectares to Square Meters

Enter the area in hectares below to get the value converted to square meters.

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1 ha = 10,000 sq m

How to Convert Hectares to Square Meters

Calculators can be used to convert measurements from one unit to another

To convert a hectare measurement to a square meter measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One hectare is equal to 10,000 square meters, so use this simple formula to convert:

square meters = hectares × 10,000

The area in square meters is equal to the hectares multiplied by 10,000.

For example, here's how to convert 5 hectares to square meters using the formula above.
5 ha = (5 × 10,000) = 50,000 sq m

Hectares and square meters are both units used to measure area. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.


One hectare is equal to 10,000 square meters, or the area of a square with 100 meter sides.

The hectare is an SI accepted unit for area for use with the metric system. In the metric system, "hecto" is the prefix for 102. Hectares can be abbreviated as ha, for example 1 hectare can be written as 1 ha.

Square Meters

One square meter is equal to the area of a square with sides that are 1 meter in length.

The square meter, or square metre, is the SI derived unit for area in the metric system. A square meter is sometimes also referred to as a square m. Square meters can be abbreviated as sq m, and are also sometimes abbreviated as . For example, 1 square meter can be written as 1 sq m or 1 m².

Try our square meters calculator to calculate the area of a space.

Hectare Measurements and Equivalent Square Meter Conversions

Common hectare values converted to the equivalent square meter value
Hectares Square Meters
1 ha 10,000 sq m
2 ha 20,000 sq m
3 ha 30,000 sq m
4 ha 40,000 sq m
5 ha 50,000 sq m
6 ha 60,000 sq m
7 ha 70,000 sq m
8 ha 80,000 sq m
9 ha 90,000 sq m
10 ha 100,000 sq m
11 ha 110,000 sq m
12 ha 120,000 sq m
13 ha 130,000 sq m
14 ha 140,000 sq m
15 ha 150,000 sq m
16 ha 160,000 sq m
17 ha 170,000 sq m
18 ha 180,000 sq m
19 ha 190,000 sq m
20 ha 200,000 sq m
21 ha 210,000 sq m
22 ha 220,000 sq m
23 ha 230,000 sq m
24 ha 240,000 sq m
25 ha 250,000 sq m
26 ha 260,000 sq m
27 ha 270,000 sq m
28 ha 280,000 sq m
29 ha 290,000 sq m
30 ha 300,000 sq m
31 ha 310,000 sq m
32 ha 320,000 sq m
33 ha 330,000 sq m
34 ha 340,000 sq m
35 ha 350,000 sq m
36 ha 360,000 sq m
37 ha 370,000 sq m
38 ha 380,000 sq m
39 ha 390,000 sq m
40 ha 400,000 sq m

More Hectare Area Conversions

US Customary
Convert to Square Miles
1 ha is equal to 0.003861 square miles
Convert to Acres
1 ha is equal to 2.471054 acres
Convert to Square Yards
1 ha is equal to 11,959.9 square yards
Convert to Square Feet
1 ha is equal to 107,639.1 square feet
Convert to Square Inches
1 ha is equal to 15,500,031 square inches
SI Units
Convert to Square Kilometers
1 ha is equal to 0.01 square kilometers
Convert to Square Centimeters
1 ha is equal to 100,000,000 square centimeters
Convert to Square Millimeters
1 ha is equal to 10,000,000,000 square millimeters
Other Metric Units
Convert to Ares
1 ha is equal to 100 ares