Online calculators to convert yards to decimeters (yd to dm) and decimeters to yards (dm to yd) with additional formulas, examples, and conversion tables. Our conversions provide a quick and easy way to convert between these units.

Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to **convert yards to dm ** or **convert dm to yards**.

**How to convert yards to dm **: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert yards to dm". Enter a value in the yards field and click on the "Calculate dm" button. Your answer will appear in the dm field.

**How to convert dm to yards **: Use the conversion calculator titled "Convert dm to yards". Enter a value in the dm field and click on the "Calculate yards" button. Your answer will appear in the yards field.

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 x 0.10936133

Next, let's look at some examples showing the work and calculations that are involved in converting between yards (yd) and decimeters (dm).

Task: Convert 4 yards to decimeters (show work)Formula:yd x 9.144 = dmCalculations:4 yd x 9.144 = 36.576 dmResult:4 yd is equal to 36.576 dm

Task: Convert 75 decimeters to yards (show work)Formula:dm x 0.10936133 = ydCalculations:75 dm x 0.10936133 = 8.20209975 ydResult:75 dm is equal to 8.20209975 yd

For quick reference purposes, below are conversion tables that you can use to convert from yards to dm, and dm to yards.

yards (yd) | decimeters (dm) |
---|---|

1 yd | 9.144 dm |

2 yd | 18.288 dm |

3 yd | 27.432 dm |

4 yd | 36.576 dm |

5 yd | 45.72 dm |

6 yd | 54.864 dm |

7 yd | 64.008 dm |

8 yd | 73.152 dm |

9 yd | 82.296 dm |

10 yd | 91.44 dm |

20 yd | 182.88 dm |

30 yd | 274.32 dm |

40 yd | 365.76 dm |

50 yd | 457.2 dm |

75 yd | 685.8 dm |

100 yd | 914.4 dm |

250 yd | 2,286 dm |

500 yd | 4,572 dm |

750 yd | 6,858 dm |

1,000 yd | 9,144 dm |

decimeters (dm) | yards (yd) |
---|---|

1 dm | 0.10936133 yd |

5 dm | 0.54680665 yd |

10 dm | 1.0936133 yd |

25 dm | 2.73403325 yd |

50 dm | 5.4680665 yd |

75 dm | 8.20209975 yd |

100 dm | 10.936133 yd |

250 dm | 27.3403325 yd |

500 dm | 54.680665 yd |

750 dm | 82.0209975 yd |

1,000 dm | 109.36133 yd |

2,500 dm | 273.403325 yd |

5,000 dm | 546.80665 yd |

7,500 dm | 820.209975 yd |

10,000 dm | 1,093.6133 yd |

25,000 dm | 2,734.03325 yd |

50,000 dm | 5,468.0665 yd |

75,000 dm | 8,202.09975 yd |

100,000 dm | 10,936.133 yd |

250,000 dm | 27,340.3325 yd |

The following is a list of definitions relating to conversions between yards and decimeters.

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 1,760 yards in a mile.

A decimeter is a unit of length in the Metric System. The symbol for decimeter is dm. There are 10 decimeters in a meter. The International spelling is decimetre.

There are 0.10936133 yards in a decimeter.

There are 9.144 decimeters in a yard.

This table provides a summary of the Length units within their respective measurement systems.

Unit | Symbol | Measurement System | Description |
---|---|---|---|

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 |

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 |