Convert Square Meters to Hectares

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

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1 sq m = 0.0001 ha

How to Convert Square Meters to Hectares

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

To convert a square meter measurement to a hectare measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square meter is equal to 0.0001 hectares, so use this simple formula to convert:

hectares = square meters × 0.0001

The area in hectares is equal to the square meters multiplied by 0.0001.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square meters to hectares using the formula above.
5 sq m = (5 × 0.0001) = 0.0005 ha

Square meters and hectares 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 hectare is equal to 10,000 square meters, or the area of a square with 100 meter sides.

The hectare is an SI accepted unit for area for use with the metric system. In the metric system, "hecto" is the prefix for 102. Hectares can be abbreviated as ha, for example 1 hectare can be written as 1 ha.

Square Meter Measurements and Equivalent Hectare Conversions

Common square meter values converted to the equivalent hectare value
Square Meters Hectares
1 sq m 0.0001 ha
2 sq m 0.0002 ha
3 sq m 0.0003 ha
4 sq m 0.0004 ha
5 sq m 0.0005 ha
6 sq m 0.0006 ha
7 sq m 0.0007 ha
8 sq m 0.0008 ha
9 sq m 0.0009 ha
10 sq m 0.001 ha
11 sq m 0.0011 ha
12 sq m 0.0012 ha
13 sq m 0.0013 ha
14 sq m 0.0014 ha
15 sq m 0.0015 ha
16 sq m 0.0016 ha
17 sq m 0.0017 ha
18 sq m 0.0018 ha
19 sq m 0.0019 ha
20 sq m 0.002 ha
21 sq m 0.0021 ha
22 sq m 0.0022 ha
23 sq m 0.0023 ha
24 sq m 0.0024 ha
25 sq m 0.0025 ha
26 sq m 0.0026 ha
27 sq m 0.0027 ha
28 sq m 0.0028 ha
29 sq m 0.0029 ha
30 sq m 0.003 ha
31 sq m 0.0031 ha
32 sq m 0.0032 ha
33 sq m 0.0033 ha
34 sq m 0.0034 ha
35 sq m 0.0035 ha
36 sq m 0.0036 ha
37 sq m 0.0037 ha
38 sq m 0.0038 ha
39 sq m 0.0039 ha
40 sq m 0.004 ha

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 Ares
1 sq m is equal to 0.01 ares