Convert Inches (in) to Decimeters (dm)

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

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.

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 Inch to Decimeters?

To convert Inch to Decimeters, simply divide the Inch value by 3.937.

The formula used to calculate Inch to Decimeters -

d(in) = d(dm) / 3.937

The distance d in Decimeters (dm) is equal to the distance d in Inches (in) divided by 3.937.

How many Decimeters in a Inch

In simple terms, 1 in is equal to 0.254000508001 dm.

The formula used is 1/3.937 = 0.254000508001(dm)

How many Inches in a Decimeter

1 Decimeter is equal to 3.937 Inches. So we can also say that there are 3.937 Inches in a Decimeter.

Inch to Decimeters Conversion Table

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