Convert Square Meters to Square Feet

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1 sq m = 10.76391 sq ft

How to Convert Square Meters to Square Feet

conversion scale showing square meters and equivalent square feet area values

To convert a square meter measurement to a square foot measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square meter is equal to 10.76391 square feet, so use this simple formula to convert:

square feet = square meters × 10.76391

The area in square feet is equal to the square meters multiplied by 10.76391.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square meters to square feet using the formula above.
5 sq m = (5 × 10.76391) = 53.819552 sq ft

Square meters and square feet 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.[1]

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.

Square Feet

One square foot is equal to the area of a square with sides that are 1 foot in length.[2] One square foot is roughly equal to 144 square inches.

The square foot is a US customary and imperial unit of area. A square foot is sometimes also referred to as a square ft. Square feet can be abbreviated as sq ft, and are also sometimes abbreviated as ft². For example, 1 square foot can be written as 1 sq ft or 1 ft².

Try our square footage calculator to calculate the area of a space.

Square Meter to Square Foot Conversion Table

Square meter measurements converted to square feet
Square Meters Square Feet
1 sq m 10.76 sq ft
2 sq m 21.53 sq ft
3 sq m 32.29 sq ft
4 sq m 43.06 sq ft
5 sq m 53.82 sq ft
6 sq m 64.58 sq ft
7 sq m 75.35 sq ft
8 sq m 86.11 sq ft
9 sq m 96.88 sq ft
10 sq m 107.64 sq ft
11 sq m 118.4 sq ft
12 sq m 129.17 sq ft
13 sq m 139.93 sq ft
14 sq m 150.69 sq ft
15 sq m 161.46 sq ft
16 sq m 172.22 sq ft
17 sq m 182.99 sq ft
18 sq m 193.75 sq ft
19 sq m 204.51 sq ft
20 sq m 215.28 sq ft
21 sq m 226.04 sq ft
22 sq m 236.81 sq ft
23 sq m 247.57 sq ft
24 sq m 258.33 sq ft
25 sq m 269.1 sq ft
26 sq m 279.86 sq ft
27 sq m 290.63 sq ft
28 sq m 301.39 sq ft
29 sq m 312.15 sq ft
30 sq m 322.92 sq ft
31 sq m 333.68 sq ft
32 sq m 344.45 sq ft
33 sq m 355.21 sq ft
34 sq m 365.97 sq ft
35 sq m 376.74 sq ft
36 sq m 387.5 sq ft
37 sq m 398.26 sq ft
38 sq m 409.03 sq ft
39 sq m 419.79 sq ft
40 sq m 430.56 sq ft

References

  1. Collins Dictionary, Definition of 'square meter', https://www.collinsdictionary.com/us/dictionary/english/square-meter
  2. Merriam-Webster, square foot, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/square%20foot