Square Meters to Square Yards Conversion

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1 sq m = 1.19599 sq yd

How to Convert Square Meters to Square Yards

conversion scale showing square meters and equivalent square yards area values

To convert a square meter measurement to a square yard measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square meter is equal to 1.19599 square yards, so use this simple formula to convert:

square yards = square meters × 1.19599

The area in square yards is equal to the square meters multiplied by 1.19599.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square meters to square yards using the formula above.
5 sq m = (5 × 1.19599) = 5.97995 sq yd

Square meters and square yards 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 Yards

One square yard is equal to the area of a square with sides that are 1 yard in length. One square yard is roughly equal to 9 square feet.

The square yard is a US customary and imperial unit of area. A square yard is sometimes also referred to as a square yd. Square yards can be abbreviated as sq yd, and are also sometimes abbreviated as yd². For example, 1 square yard can be written as 1 sq yd or 1 yd².

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

Square Meter to Square Yard Conversion Table

Square meter measurements converted to square yards
Square Meters Square Yards
1 sq m 1.196 sq yd
2 sq m 2.392 sq yd
3 sq m 3.588 sq yd
4 sq m 4.784 sq yd
5 sq m 5.98 sq yd
6 sq m 7.1759 sq yd
7 sq m 8.3719 sq yd
8 sq m 9.5679 sq yd
9 sq m 10.76 sq yd
10 sq m 11.96 sq yd
11 sq m 13.16 sq yd
12 sq m 14.35 sq yd
13 sq m 15.55 sq yd
14 sq m 16.74 sq yd
15 sq m 17.94 sq yd
16 sq m 19.14 sq yd
17 sq m 20.33 sq yd
18 sq m 21.53 sq yd
19 sq m 22.72 sq yd
20 sq m 23.92 sq yd
21 sq m 25.12 sq yd
22 sq m 26.31 sq yd
23 sq m 27.51 sq yd
24 sq m 28.7 sq yd
25 sq m 29.9 sq yd
26 sq m 31.1 sq yd
27 sq m 32.29 sq yd
28 sq m 33.49 sq yd
29 sq m 34.68 sq yd
30 sq m 35.88 sq yd
31 sq m 37.08 sq yd
32 sq m 38.27 sq yd
33 sq m 39.47 sq yd
34 sq m 40.66 sq yd
35 sq m 41.86 sq yd
36 sq m 43.06 sq yd
37 sq m 44.25 sq yd
38 sq m 45.45 sq yd
39 sq m 46.64 sq yd
40 sq m 47.84 sq yd

References

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