Convert Square Yards to Hectares

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

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1 sq yd = 8.3613E-5 ha

How to Convert Square Yards to Hectares

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

To convert a square yard measurement to a hectare measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square yard is equal to 8.3613E-5 hectares, so use this simple formula to convert:

hectares = square yards × 8.3613E-5

The area in hectares is equal to the square yards multiplied by 8.3613E-5.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square yards to hectares using the formula above.
5 sq yd = (5 × 8.3613E-5) = 0.000418 ha

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

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.


One hectare is equal to 10,000 square meters, or the area of a square with 100 meter sides.

The hectare is an SI accepted unit for area for use with the metric system. In the metric system, "hecto" is the prefix for 102. Hectares can be abbreviated as ha, for example 1 hectare can be written as 1 ha.

Square Yard Measurements and Equivalent Hectare Conversions

Common square yard values converted to the equivalent hectare value
Square Yards Hectares
1 sq yd 0.000083613 ha
2 sq yd 0.000167 ha
3 sq yd 0.000251 ha
4 sq yd 0.000334 ha
5 sq yd 0.000418 ha
6 sq yd 0.000502 ha
7 sq yd 0.000585 ha
8 sq yd 0.000669 ha
9 sq yd 0.000753 ha
10 sq yd 0.000836 ha
11 sq yd 0.00092 ha
12 sq yd 0.001003 ha
13 sq yd 0.001087 ha
14 sq yd 0.001171 ha
15 sq yd 0.001254 ha
16 sq yd 0.001338 ha
17 sq yd 0.001421 ha
18 sq yd 0.001505 ha
19 sq yd 0.001589 ha
20 sq yd 0.001672 ha
21 sq yd 0.001756 ha
22 sq yd 0.001839 ha
23 sq yd 0.001923 ha
24 sq yd 0.002007 ha
25 sq yd 0.00209 ha
26 sq yd 0.002174 ha
27 sq yd 0.002258 ha
28 sq yd 0.002341 ha
29 sq yd 0.002425 ha
30 sq yd 0.002508 ha
31 sq yd 0.002592 ha
32 sq yd 0.002676 ha
33 sq yd 0.002759 ha
34 sq yd 0.002843 ha
35 sq yd 0.002926 ha
36 sq yd 0.00301 ha
37 sq yd 0.003094 ha
38 sq yd 0.003177 ha
39 sq yd 0.003261 ha
40 sq yd 0.003345 ha

More Square Yard Area Conversions

US Customary
Convert to Square Miles
1 sq yd is equal to 3.2283E-7 square miles
Convert to Acres
1 sq yd is equal to 0.000207 acres
Convert to Square Feet
1 sq yd is equal to 9 square feet
Convert to Square Inches
1 sq yd is equal to 1,296 square inches
SI Units
Convert to Square Kilometers
1 sq yd is equal to 8.3613E-7 square kilometers
Convert to Square Meters
1 sq yd is equal to 0.836127 square meters
Convert to Square Centimeters
1 sq yd is equal to 8,361.27 square centimeters
Convert to Square Millimeters
1 sq yd is equal to 836,127.4 square millimeters
Other Metric Units
Convert to Ares
1 sq yd is equal to 0.008361 ares