# Meters to Yards Conversion

Enter the length in meters below to get the value converted to yards.

**Results in Yards:**

1 m = 1 yd 0.28 ft

## How to Convert Meters to Yards

To convert a meter measurement to a yard measurement, multiply the length by the conversion ratio. One meter is equal to 1.093613 yards, so use this simple formula to convert:

The length in yards is equal to the meters multiplied by 1.093613.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 meters to yards using the formula above.

Meters and yards are both units used to measure length. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Meters

The meter is defined as the length of the path traveled by light in vacuum during a time interval with a duration of ^{1}/_{299,792,458} of a second,
according to the most recent 2019 definition.^{[1]} One meter is equal to 100 centimeters or 39.37 inches.

The meter, or metre, is the SI base unit for length in the metric system. Meters can be abbreviated as *m*; for example, 1 meter can be written as 1 m.

## Yards

The yard is a unit of length measurement equal to 3 feet or 36 inches.
The international yard is legally defined to be equal to exactly 0.9144 meters.^{[2]}

The yard is a US customary and imperial unit of length. Yards can be abbreviated as *yd*; for example, 1 yard can be written as 1 yd.

We recommend using a ruler or tape measure for measuring length, which can be found at a local retailer or home center. Rulers are available in imperial, metric, or combination with both values, so make sure you get the correct type for your needs.

Need a ruler? Try our free downloadable and printable rulers, which include both imperial and metric measurements.

## Meter to Yard Conversion Table

Meters | Yards |
---|---|

1 m | 1.0936 yd |

2 m | 2.1872 yd |

3 m | 3.2808 yd |

4 m | 4.3745 yd |

5 m | 5.4681 yd |

6 m | 6.5617 yd |

7 m | 7.6553 yd |

8 m | 8.7489 yd |

9 m | 9.8425 yd |

10 m | 10.94 yd |

11 m | 12.03 yd |

12 m | 13.12 yd |

13 m | 14.22 yd |

14 m | 15.31 yd |

15 m | 16.4 yd |

16 m | 17.5 yd |

17 m | 18.59 yd |

18 m | 19.69 yd |

19 m | 20.78 yd |

20 m | 21.87 yd |

21 m | 22.97 yd |

22 m | 24.06 yd |

23 m | 25.15 yd |

24 m | 26.25 yd |

25 m | 27.34 yd |

26 m | 28.43 yd |

27 m | 29.53 yd |

28 m | 30.62 yd |

29 m | 31.71 yd |

30 m | 32.81 yd |

31 m | 33.9 yd |

32 m | 35 yd |

33 m | 36.09 yd |

34 m | 37.18 yd |

35 m | 38.28 yd |

36 m | 39.37 yd |

37 m | 40.46 yd |

38 m | 41.56 yd |

39 m | 42.65 yd |

40 m | 43.74 yd |

## References

- International Bureau of Weights and Measures, The International System of Units, 9th Edition, 2019, https://www.bipm.org/utils/common/pdf/si-brochure/SI-Brochure-9.pdf
- National Bureau of Standards, Refinement of Values for the Yard and the Pound, https://www.ngs.noaa.gov/PUBS_LIB/FedRegister/FRdoc59-5442.pdf