How to convert feet to meters: Use the conversion calculator on the left titled "Convert feet to meters". Enter a value in the feet field and click on the "Calculate meters" button. Your answer will appear in the meters field.
How to convert meters to feet: Use the conversion calculator on the right titled "Convert meters to feet". Enter a value in the meters field and click on the "Calculate feet" button. Your answer will appear in the feet field.
The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between feet and meters.
A foot is a unit of length in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for foot is ft or '. There are 12 inches in a foot.
A meter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for meter is m. There are 1,000 meters in a kilometer. The International spelling is metre.
There are 3.2808399 feet in a meter.
There are 0.3048 meters in a foot.
This table provides a summary of the Length units within their respective measurement systems.
|inches||in or "||US Customary Units (and Imperial)|
|feet||ft or '||US Customary Units (and Imperial)||1 foot = 12 inches|
|yards||yd||US Customary Units (and Imperial)||1 yard = 3 feet|
|miles||mi||US Customary Units (and Imperial)||1 mile = 1760 yards or 5280 feet|
|millimeter||mm||Metric System||1000 mm = 1 m|
|centimeter||cm||Metric System||100 cm = 1 m, 1 cm = 10 mm|
|decimeter||dm||Metric System||10 dm = 1 m, 1 dm = 10 cm|
|meter||m||Metric System||1 m = 1000 mm, 100 cm, 10 dm|
|kilometer||km||Metric System||1 km = 1000 m|