Convert Square Meters to Ares

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

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1 sq m = 0.01 a

How to Convert Square Meters to Ares

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

To convert a square meter measurement to a are measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square meter is equal to 0.01 ares, so use this simple formula to convert:

ares = square meters × 0.01

The area in ares is equal to the square meters multiplied by 0.01.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square meters to ares using the formula above.
5 sq m = (5 × 0.01) = 0.05 a

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

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.


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 Meter Measurements and Equivalent Are Conversions

Common square meter values converted to the equivalent are value
Square Meters Ares
1 sq m 0.01 a
2 sq m 0.02 a
3 sq m 0.03 a
4 sq m 0.04 a
5 sq m 0.05 a
6 sq m 0.06 a
7 sq m 0.07 a
8 sq m 0.08 a
9 sq m 0.09 a
10 sq m 0.1 a
11 sq m 0.11 a
12 sq m 0.12 a
13 sq m 0.13 a
14 sq m 0.14 a
15 sq m 0.15 a
16 sq m 0.16 a
17 sq m 0.17 a
18 sq m 0.18 a
19 sq m 0.19 a
20 sq m 0.2 a
21 sq m 0.21 a
22 sq m 0.22 a
23 sq m 0.23 a
24 sq m 0.24 a
25 sq m 0.25 a
26 sq m 0.26 a
27 sq m 0.27 a
28 sq m 0.28 a
29 sq m 0.29 a
30 sq m 0.3 a
31 sq m 0.31 a
32 sq m 0.32 a
33 sq m 0.33 a
34 sq m 0.34 a
35 sq m 0.35 a
36 sq m 0.36 a
37 sq m 0.37 a
38 sq m 0.38 a
39 sq m 0.39 a
40 sq m 0.4 a

More Square Meter Area Conversions

US Customary
Convert to Square Miles
1 sq m is equal to 3.861E-7 square miles
Convert to Acres
1 sq m is equal to 0.000247 acres
Convert to Square Yards
1 sq m is equal to 1.19599 square yards
Convert to Square Feet
1 sq m is equal to 10.76391 square feet
Convert to Square Inches
1 sq m is equal to 1,550 square inches
SI Units
Convert to Square Kilometers
1 sq m is equal to 1.0E-6 square kilometers
Convert to Square Centimeters
1 sq m is equal to 10,000 square centimeters
Convert to Square Millimeters
1 sq m is equal to 1,000,000 square millimeters
Other Metric Units
Convert to Hectares
1 sq m is equal to 0.0001 hectares