Convert yards to dm, dm to yards - Length Conversion
Online calculators to convert yards to decimeters (yd to dm) and decimeters to yards (dm to yd) with formulas, examples, and tables. Our conversions provide a quick and easy way to convert between Length units.
Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to convert yards to dm or convert dm to yards.
Convert yards to dm
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The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between yards and decimeters.
What is a yard (yd)?
A yard is a unit of length in both US Customary Units as well as the Imperial System. The symbol for yard is yd. There are 0.10936133 yards in a decimeter.
What is a decimeter (dm)?
A decimeter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for decimeter is dm. There are 9.144 decimeters in a yard. The International spelling is decimetre.
Let's take a closer look at the conversion formulas so that you can do these conversions yourself with a calculator or with an old-fashioned pencil and paper.
The formula to convert from yards to dm is:
dm = yd x 9.144
The formula to convert from dm to yards is:
yd = dm ÷ 9.144
Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting from yards to decimeters (yd to dm) or converting from decimeters to yards (dm to yd).
Yards to Decimeter Conversion Example
Task: Convert 4 yards to decimeters (show work) Formula: yd x 9.144 = dm Calculations: 4 yd x 9.144 = 36.576 dm Result: 4 yd is equal to 36.576 dm
Decimeter to Yards Conversion Example
Task: Convert 75 decimeters to yards (show work) Formula: dm ÷ 9.144 = yd Calculations: 75 dm ÷ 9.144 = 8.20209974 yd Result: 75 dm is equal to 8.20209974 yd
For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from yards to dm, and dm to yards.
Yards to Decimeters Conversion Chart
|yards (yd)||decimeters (dm)|
|1 yards||9.144 dm|
|2 yards||18.288 dm|
|3 yards||27.432 dm|
|4 yards||36.576 dm|
|5 yards||45.72 dm|
|6 yards||54.864 dm|
|7 yards||64.008 dm|
|8 yards||73.152 dm|
|9 yards||82.296 dm|
|10 yards||91.44 dm|
|20 yards||182.88 dm|
|30 yards||274.32 dm|
|40 yards||365.76 dm|
|50 yards||457.2 dm|
|75 yards||685.8 dm|
|100 yards||914.4 dm|
|250 yards||2,286 dm|
|500 yards||4,572 dm|
|750 yards||6,858 dm|
|1,000 yards||9,144 dm|
|2,500 yards||22,860 dm|
|5,000 yards||45,720 dm|
|7,500 yards||68,580 dm|
|10,000 yards||91,440 dm|
|25,000 yards||228,600 dm|
|50,000 yards||457,200 dm|
|75,000 yards||685,800 dm|
|100,000 yards||914,400 dm|
|250,000 yards||2,286,000 dm|
Decimeters to Yards Conversion Chart
|decimeters (dm)||yards (yd)|
|1 dm||0.10936133 yards|
|2 dm||0.21872266 yards|
|3 dm||0.32808399 yards|
|4 dm||0.43744532 yards|
|5 dm||0.54680665 yards|
|6 dm||0.65616798 yards|
|7 dm||0.76552931 yards|
|8 dm||0.87489064 yards|
|9 dm||0.98425197 yards|
|10 dm||1.0936133 yards|
|20 dm||2.1872266 yards|
|30 dm||3.2808399 yards|
|40 dm||4.37445319 yards|
|50 dm||5.46806649 yards|
|75 dm||8.20209974 yards|
|100 dm||10.93613298 yards|
|250 dm||27.34033246 yards|
|500 dm||54.68066492 yards|
|750 dm||82.02099738 yards|
|1,000 dm||109.36132983 yards|
|2,500 dm||273.40332458 yards|
|5,000 dm||546.80664917 yards|
|7,500 dm||820.20997375 yards|
|10,000 dm||1,093.61329834 yards|
|25,000 dm||2,734.03324584 yards|
|50,000 dm||5,468.06649169 yards|
|75,000 dm||8,202.09973753 yards|
|100,000 dm||10,936.13298338 yards|
|250,000 dm||27,340.33245844 yards|
Understanding the Length Units
This table provides a summary of the Length units within their respective measurement systems.
|inches||in or "||US Customary Units/Imperial System|
|feet||ft or '||US Customary Units/Imperial System||1 foot = 12 inches|
|yards||yd||US Customary Units/Imperial System||1 yard = 3 feet|
|miles||mi||US Customary Units/Imperial System||1 mile = 1760 yards or 5280 feet|
|millimeters||mm||Metric System||1 m = 1,000 mm|
|centimeters||cm||Metric System||1 m = 100 cm|
|decimeters||dm||Metric System||1 m = 10 dm|
|meters||m||Metric System||base unit|
|hectometers||hm||Metric System||1 hm = 100 m|
|kilometers||km||Metric System||1 km = 1,000 m|
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