Convert Square Meters to Square Yards

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1 sq m = 1.19599 sq yd

How to Convert Square Meters to Square Yards

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

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.

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 Measurements and Equivalent Square Yard Conversions

Common square meter values converted to the equivalent square yard value
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

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 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 Hectares
1 sq m is equal to 0.0001 hectares
Convert to Ares
1 sq m is equal to 0.01 ares