# Square Meters to Square Centimeters Converter

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

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Results in Square Centimeters: 1 sq m = 10,000 sq cm

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## How to Convert Square Meters to Square Centimeters

To convert a measurement in square meters to a measurement in square centimeters, multiply the area by the following conversion ratio: 10,000 square centimeters/square meter.

Since one square meter is equal to 10,000 square centimeters, you can use this simple formula to convert:

square centimeters = square meters × 10,000

The area in square centimeters is equal to the area in square meters multiplied by 10,000.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square meters to square centimeters using the formula above.
square centimeters = (5 sq m × 10,000) = 50,000 sq cm ### How Many Square Centimeters Are in a Square Meter?

There are 10,000 square centimeters in a square meter, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 sq m = 10,000 sq cm

## What Is a Square Meter?

One square meter is equivalent to the area of a square with sides that are each 1 meter in length. One square meter is equal to 10.76391 square feet or 10,000 square centimeters.

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.

You can use a square meters calculator to calculate the area of a space if you know its dimensions.

## 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.

## Square Meter to Square Centimeter Conversion Table

Table showing various square meter measurements converted to square centimeters.
Square Meters Square Centimeters
0.0001 sq m 1 sq cm
0.0002 sq m 2 sq cm
0.0003 sq m 3 sq cm
0.0004 sq m 4 sq cm
0.0005 sq m 5 sq cm
0.0006 sq m 6 sq cm
0.0007 sq m 7 sq cm
0.0008 sq m 8 sq cm
0.0009 sq m 9 sq cm
0.001 sq m 10 sq cm
0.002 sq m 20 sq cm
0.003 sq m 30 sq cm
0.004 sq m 40 sq cm
0.005 sq m 50 sq cm
0.006 sq m 60 sq cm
0.007 sq m 70 sq cm
0.008 sq m 80 sq cm
0.009 sq m 90 sq cm
0.01 sq m 100 sq cm
0.02 sq m 200 sq cm
0.03 sq m 300 sq cm
0.04 sq m 400 sq cm
0.05 sq m 500 sq cm
0.06 sq m 600 sq cm
0.07 sq m 700 sq cm
0.08 sq m 800 sq cm
0.09 sq m 900 sq cm
0.1 sq m 1,000 sq cm
0.2 sq m 2,000 sq cm
0.3 sq m 3,000 sq cm
0.4 sq m 4,000 sq cm
0.5 sq m 5,000 sq cm
0.6 sq m 6,000 sq cm
0.7 sq m 7,000 sq cm
0.8 sq m 8,000 sq cm
0.9 sq m 9,000 sq cm
1 sq m 10,000 sq cm

## References

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