Square Yards to Ares Converter

Enter the area in square yards below to get the value converted to ares.

(find square yards)

Result in Ares:

1 sq yd = 0.008361 a

Do you want to convert ares to square yards?

How to Convert Square Yards to Ares

To convert a measurement in square yards to a measurement in ares, multiply the area by the following conversion ratio: 0.008361 ares/square yard.

Since one square yard is equal to 0.008361 ares, you can use this simple formula to convert:

ares = square yards × 0.008361

The area in ares is equal to the area in square yards multiplied by 0.008361.

For example, here's how to convert 500 square yards to ares using the formula above.
ares = (500 sq yd × 0.008361) = 4.180637 a

Square yards and ares are both units used to measure area. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

What Is a Square Yard?

One square yard is equivalent to the area of a square with sides that are each 1 yard in length. One square yard is roughly equal to 9 square feet or 0.836127 square meters.

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.

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

What Is an Are?

One are is equal to 100 square meters, or the area of a square with 10 meter sides.

The are is a non-SI metric unit for area. Ares can be abbreviated as a; for example, 1 are can be written as 1 a.

Square Yard to Are Conversion Table

Table showing various square yard measurements converted to ares.
Square Yards Ares
1 sq yd 0.008361 a
2 sq yd 0.016723 a
3 sq yd 0.025084 a
4 sq yd 0.033445 a
5 sq yd 0.041806 a
6 sq yd 0.050168 a
7 sq yd 0.058529 a
8 sq yd 0.06689 a
9 sq yd 0.075251 a
10 sq yd 0.083613 a
20 sq yd 0.167225 a
30 sq yd 0.250838 a
40 sq yd 0.334451 a
50 sq yd 0.418064 a
60 sq yd 0.501676 a
70 sq yd 0.585289 a
80 sq yd 0.668902 a
90 sq yd 0.752515 a
100 sq yd 0.836127 a
200 sq yd 1.6723 a
300 sq yd 2.5084 a
400 sq yd 3.3445 a
500 sq yd 4.1806 a
600 sq yd 5.0168 a
700 sq yd 5.8529 a
800 sq yd 6.689 a
900 sq yd 7.5251 a
1,000 sq yd 8.3613 a