# Square Centimeters to Ares Converter

Enter the area in square centimeters below to get the value converted to ares.

Results in Ares: 1 sq cm = 1.0E-6 a
Hint: use a scientific notation calculator to convert E notation to decimal

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## How to Convert Square Centimeters to Ares

To convert a measurement in square centimeters to a measurement in ares, divide the area by the following conversion ratio: 1,000,000 square centimeters/are.

Since one are is equal to 1,000,000 square centimeters, you can use this simple formula to convert:

ares = square centimeters ÷ 1,000,000

The area in ares is equal to the area in square centimeters divided by 1,000,000.

For example, here's how to convert 500,000 square centimeters to ares using the formula above.
ares = (500,000 sq cm ÷ 1,000,000) = 0.5 a

## What is a Square Centimeter?

One square centimeter is equivalent to the area of a square with 1 centimeter long sides. One square centimeter is equal to 0.155 square inches or 1/10,000 of a square meter.

The square centimeter, or square centimetre, is a multiple of the square meter, which is the SI derived unit for area. In the metric system, "centi" is the prefix for hundredths, or 10-2. A square centimeter is sometimes also referred to as a square cm. Square centimeters can be abbreviated as sq cm, and are also sometimes abbreviated as cm². For example, 1 square centimeter can be written as 1 sq cm or 1 cm².

## What is an Are?

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

The are is a non-SI metric unit for area. Ares can be abbreviated as a; for example, 1 are can be written as 1 a.

## Square Centimeter to Are Conversion Table

Table showing various square centimeter measurements converted to ares.
Square Centimeters Ares
1 sq cm 0.000001 a
2 sq cm 0.000002 a
3 sq cm 0.000003 a
4 sq cm 0.000004 a
5 sq cm 0.000005 a
6 sq cm 0.000006 a
7 sq cm 0.000007 a
8 sq cm 0.000008 a
9 sq cm 0.000009 a
10 sq cm 0.00001 a
100 sq cm 0.0001 a
1,000 sq cm 0.001 a
10,000 sq cm 0.01 a
100,000 sq cm 0.1 a
1,000,000 sq cm 1 a