# Convert Yards to Kilometers

Enter the length in yards below to get the value converted to kilometers.

**Results in Kilometers:**

## How to Convert Yards to Kilometers

Convert yards to kilometers with this simple formula:

Converting a yard length measurement to a kilometer measurement involves multiplying the length by the conversion ratio to find the result. One yard is equal to 0.000914 kilometers, so to convert simply multiply by 0.000914.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 yards to kilometers using the formula above.

Yards and kilometers are both units used to measure length.
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Yards are an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as *yd*, for example 1 yd.
Kilometers are a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as *km*, for example 1 km.
Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

In 1959 the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa agreed to define the yard as yard as exactly 0.9144 meters. Historically the yard has been a common form of measurement with its usage dating back to the Romans. In the US, fabrics and carpeting is sold by the square yard, which is equal to an area 1yd by 1yd.

We recommend using a ruler or tape measure for measuring length, which can be found at a local retailer or home center. Rulers are available in imperial, metric, or combination with both values, so make sure you get the correct type for your needs. If you need a ruler you can also download and print our free printable rulers which include both imperial and metric measurements.

## Yard Measurements and Equivalent Kilometer Conversions

Yards | Kilometers |
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1 yd | 0.000914 km |

2 yd | 0.001829 km |

3 yd | 0.002743 km |

4 yd | 0.003658 km |

5 yd | 0.004572 km |

6 yd | 0.005486 km |

7 yd | 0.006401 km |

8 yd | 0.007315 km |

9 yd | 0.00823 km |

10 yd | 0.009144 km |

11 yd | 0.010058 km |

12 yd | 0.010973 km |

13 yd | 0.011887 km |

14 yd | 0.012802 km |

15 yd | 0.013716 km |

16 yd | 0.01463 km |

17 yd | 0.015545 km |

18 yd | 0.016459 km |

19 yd | 0.017374 km |

20 yd | 0.018288 km |

21 yd | 0.019202 km |

22 yd | 0.020117 km |

23 yd | 0.021031 km |

24 yd | 0.021946 km |

25 yd | 0.02286 km |

26 yd | 0.023774 km |

27 yd | 0.024689 km |

28 yd | 0.025603 km |

29 yd | 0.026518 km |

30 yd | 0.027432 km |

31 yd | 0.028346 km |

32 yd | 0.029261 km |

33 yd | 0.030175 km |

34 yd | 0.03109 km |

35 yd | 0.032004 km |

36 yd | 0.032918 km |

37 yd | 0.033833 km |

38 yd | 0.034747 km |

39 yd | 0.035662 km |

40 yd | 0.036576 km |

## More Yard Length Conversions

**US Customary & Imperial Units**

- Convert to Miles
- 1 yd is equal to 0.000568 miles
- Convert to Feet
- 1 yd is equal to 3 feet
- Convert to Inches
- 1 yd is equal to 36 inches

**SI Units**

- Convert to Meters
- 1 yd is equal to 0.9144 meters
- Convert to Centimeters
- 1 yd is equal to 91.44 centimeters
- Convert to Millimeters
- 1 yd is equal to 914.4 millimeters
- Convert to Micrometers
- 1 yd is equal to 914,400 micrometers
- Convert to Nanometers
- 1 yd is equal to 914,400,000 nanometers