# Square Meters to Ares Conversion

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

(find square meters)
Results in Ares: 1 sq m = 0.01 a

## How to Convert Square Meters to Ares

To convert a square meter measurement to an are measurement, divide the area by the conversion ratio.

Since one are is equal to 100 square meters, you can use this simple formula to convert:

ares = square meters ÷ 100

The area in ares is equal to the square meters divided by 100.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square meters to ares using the formula above.
5 sq m = (5 ÷ 100) = 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.

## Ares

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 to Are Conversion Table

Square meter measurements converted to ares
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

## References

1. Collins Dictionary, Definition of 'square meter', https://www.collinsdictionary.com/us/dictionary/english/square-meter