Convert Decimeters (dm) to Inches (in)

Please provide the values below to convert from Decimeter (dm) to Inches (in) and vice versa.

What is a Decimeter?

The Decimetre (SI symbol dm) or decimeter (American spelling) is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one-tenth of a meter. The term “Deci” means one-tenth, and therefore decimetre means one-tenth of a meter.

Since a meter is made up of 100 cm, one-tenth of 100 cm is 10 cm. Thus one decimeter measures 10 cm or 3.937 inches

What is a Inch?

The inch (symbol: in or ″) is a unit of length in the British imperial and the United States customary systems of measurement. An inch in the metric system equals 2.54 cm, or 1/36 yard or 1/12 of a foot.

How to Convert Decimeter to Inches?

To convert Decimeter to Inches, simply divide the Decimeter value by 2.54.

The formula used to calculate Decimeter to Inches -

d(dm) = d(in) / 2.54

The distance d in Inches (in) is equal to the distance d in Decimeters (dm) divided by 2.54.

How many Inches in a Decimeter

In simple terms, 1 dm is equal to 0.393700787402 in.

The formula used is 1/2.54 = 0.393700787402(in)

How many Decimeters in a Inch

1 Inch is equal to 2.54 Decimeters. So we can also say that there are 2.54 Decimeters in a Inch.

Decimeter to Inches Conversion Table

Decimeter (dm)Inch (in)
0.01 (dm)
0.02 (dm)
0.03 (dm)
0.04 (dm)
0.05 (dm)
1 (dm)
2 (dm)
3 (dm)
4 (dm)
5 (dm)
6 (dm)
7 (dm)
8 (dm)
9 (dm)
10 (dm)
20 (dm)
30 (dm)
40 (dm)
50 (dm)
60 (dm)
70 (dm)
80 (dm)
90 (dm)
100 (dm)
200 (dm)
300 (dm)
400 (dm)
500 (dm)
600 (dm)
700 (dm)
800 (dm)
900 (dm)
1000 (dm)
5000 (dm)
10000 (dm)