Convert Millimeters (mm) to Centimeters (cm)

Please provide the values below to convert from Millimeter (mm) to Centimeters (cm) and vice versa.

What is a Millimeter?

The Millimetre (international spelling; SI unit symbol mm) or millimeter (American spelling) is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one-thousandth of a meter, which is the SI base unit of length. Therefore, there are one thousand millimeters in a meter and ten millimeters in a centimeter.

What is a Centimeter?

A Centimeter (abbreviation, cm) is a unit for measuring length in the metric system of measurement. A Centimeter is equal to one hundredth of a metre (1/100).

The centimetre remains a practical unit of length for many everyday measurements of the length of objects and small distances.

A meter consists of 100 centimeters, a square meter consists of 10,000 square centimeters, and a cubic meter consists of 1,000,000 cubic centimeters.

How to Convert Millimeter to Centimeters?

To convert Millimeter to Centimeters, simply divide the Millimeter value by 10.

The formula used to calculate Millimeter to Centimeters -

d(mm) = d(cm) / 10

The distance d in Centimeters (cm) is equal to the distance d in Millimeters (mm) divided by 10.

How many Centimeters in a Millimeter

In simple terms, 1 mm is equal to 0.1 cm.

The formula used is 1/10 = 0.1(cm)

How many Millimeters in a Centimeter

1 Centimeter is equal to 10 Millimeters. So we can also say that there are 10 Millimeters in a Centimeter.

Millimeter to Centimeters Conversion Table

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