Convert Feet (ft) to Decimeters (dm)

Please provide the values below to convert from Feet (ft) to Decimeters (dm) and vice versa.

What is a Feet?

The foot (pl. feet), standard symbol: ft, is a unit of length in the British imperial and United States customary measurement systems. The prime symbol, ′, is a customarily used alternative symbol.

Since the International Yard and Pound Agreement of 1959, one foot has been defined as 0.3048 meters. In both customary and imperial units, one foot comprises 12 inches, and one yard consists of three feet.

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

How to Convert Feet to Decimeters?

To convert Feet to Decimeters, simply multiply the Feet value by 3.048.

The formula used to calculate Feet to Decimeters -

d(ft) = d(dm) * 3.048

The distance d in Decimeters (dm) is equal to the distance d in Feet (ft) multiplied by 3.048.

How many Decimeters in a Feet

In simple terms, 1 ft is equal to 3.048 dm.

The formula used is 1*3.048 = 3.048(dm)

How many Feet in a Decimeter

1 Decimeter is equal to 0.328083989501 Feet. So we can also say that there are 0.328083989501 Feet in a Decimeter.

Feet to Decimeters Conversion Table

Feet (ft)Decimeter (dm)
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1 (ft)
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10 (ft)
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80 (ft)
90 (ft)
100 (ft)
200 (ft)
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500 (ft)
600 (ft)
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800 (ft)
900 (ft)
1000 (ft)
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10000 (ft)