Meters to Yards Conversion

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1 m = 1.093613 yd
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How to Convert Meters to Yards

conversion scale showing meters and equivalent yards length values

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:

yards = meters × 1.093613

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.
5 m = (5 × 1.093613) = 5.468066 yd

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 travelled by light in vacuum during a time interval with duration of 1/299,792,458 of a second, according 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.

If you need a ruler you can also download and print our free printable rulers, which include both imperial and metric measurements.

Meter to Yard Conversion Table

Meter measurements converted to yards
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

  1. 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
  2. National Bureau of Standards, Refinement of Values for the Yard and the Pound, https://www.ngs.noaa.gov/PUBS_LIB/FedRegister/FRdoc59-5442.pdf