Hectares to acres (ac) area units conversion factor is 2.47105381. To find out how many acres in a hectare, multiply the hectare value by 2.47105381 or use the converter.
1 Hectare = 2.47105381 Acres
There are 2.47105381 acres in a hectare. It is because a hectare is an area of land with all sides are 100 meters (100 * 100 = 10 000 sq.meters), each 100 sq. meters is also called another area unit, are. An acre is an area of 1 chain by 1 furlong (66 ft * 660 ft = 43560 sq. feet) and equals to 4046.86 sq. meters. If you divide the number of sq. meters in a hectare by the number of sq. meters in an acre, that makes 10000 / 4046.8564 = 2.47105381 acres in a hectare.
For example, to calculate how many acres there are in a hectare and a half of a land, multiply the hectare value by the conversion factor, 1.5 hectares * 2.47105381 = 3.7 acres in a hectare and a half land.
Hectare is a metric system area unit and widely used globally for land measurement, agriculture and forestry. It equals to 10,000 square meters or 107639 sq. feet. The abbreviation for hectare is "ha".
Acre is an imperial (UK) and US customary area unit. An acre equals to 43560 square feet or 4046.86 sq. meters. It is about 40% of a hectare. The abbreviation for acre is "ac".
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