Centimeters to inches conversion factor is 0.3937. To find out how many inches in centimeters, multiply by the conversion factor or use the converter. If scroll down, you may also create and print your own custom conversion table create your table.
1 Centimeter = 0.393700787 Inches
For example, to find out how many inches there are in 15 cm, multiply the cm value by the conversion factor, 15 * 0.393700787 = 5.90551 inches.
Centimeter is a metric system length unit. In SI system, "centi" prefix means a factor of 1/100 and it equals to 0.01 meter which is a metric system base length unit. The symbol is "cm".
Inch is an imperial and U.S. customary system length unit. It equals to 1/12 of a foot or 1/36 of a yard. The abbreviation is "in" and the symbol is (") double prime.