Cubic meters to cubic yards (m3 to yd3) volume units conversion factor is 1.3. To find out how many cubic yards in cubic meters, as a formula multiply the cubic meter value by 1.3 or use the converter.
1 Cubic Meter = 1.30795062 Cubic Yards
There are 1.3 cubic yards in a cubic meter, because one meter equals to 1.09 yard and the volume of a cube is calculated by multiplying the length of a side by itself twice, that makes 1.09 * 1.09 * 1.09 = 1.3 cubic yards in a cubic meter.
For example, to find out how many cubic yards there are in a cubic meter and a half, as a formula to convert from cubic meters to cubic yards, multiply the cubic meter value by 1.3, that makes 1.5 m3 * 1.3 = 1.9 cubic yards in 1.5 cubic meters.
Cubic meter is a metric volume unit and equals to 1.3 cubic yards, 35.3 cubic feet and 61023.7 cubic inches. The abbreviation is "m^{3}".
Cubic yard is an imperial and US customary volume unit and equals to 0.76 cubic meter, 27 cubic feet and 46656 cubic inches. The abbreviation is "yd^{3}".