Convert Square Yards to Square Meters

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1 sq yd = 0.836127 sq m

How to Convert Square Yards to Square Meters

conversion scale showing square yards and equivalent square meters area values

To convert a square yard measurement to a square meter measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square yard is equal to 0.836127 square meters, so use this simple formula to convert:

square meters = square yards × 0.836127

The area in square meters is equal to the square yards multiplied by 0.836127.

For example, here's how to convert 5 square yards to square meters using the formula above.
5 sq yd = (5 × 0.836127) = 4.180637 sq m

Square yards and square meters 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.

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 Yard Measurements and Equivalent Square Meter Conversions

Common square yard values converted to the equivalent square meter value
Square Yards Square Meters
1 sq yd 0.836127 sq m
2 sq yd 1.6723 sq m
3 sq yd 2.5084 sq m
4 sq yd 3.3445 sq m
5 sq yd 4.1806 sq m
6 sq yd 5.0168 sq m
7 sq yd 5.8529 sq m
8 sq yd 6.689 sq m
9 sq yd 7.5251 sq m
10 sq yd 8.3613 sq m
11 sq yd 9.1974 sq m
12 sq yd 10.03 sq m
13 sq yd 10.87 sq m
14 sq yd 11.71 sq m
15 sq yd 12.54 sq m
16 sq yd 13.38 sq m
17 sq yd 14.21 sq m
18 sq yd 15.05 sq m
19 sq yd 15.89 sq m
20 sq yd 16.72 sq m
21 sq yd 17.56 sq m
22 sq yd 18.39 sq m
23 sq yd 19.23 sq m
24 sq yd 20.07 sq m
25 sq yd 20.9 sq m
26 sq yd 21.74 sq m
27 sq yd 22.58 sq m
28 sq yd 23.41 sq m
29 sq yd 24.25 sq m
30 sq yd 25.08 sq m
31 sq yd 25.92 sq m
32 sq yd 26.76 sq m
33 sq yd 27.59 sq m
34 sq yd 28.43 sq m
35 sq yd 29.26 sq m
36 sq yd 30.1 sq m
37 sq yd 30.94 sq m
38 sq yd 31.77 sq m
39 sq yd 32.61 sq m
40 sq yd 33.45 sq m

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 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 Hectares
1 sq yd is equal to 8.3613E-5 hectares
Convert to Ares
1 sq yd is equal to 0.008361 ares