**Yards to centimeters (yd to cm)** length units conversion factor is 91.44. To find out how many centimeters in yards, multiply the yard value by 91.44 or use the converter.

**1 Yard = 91.44 Centimeters**

**There are 91.44 centimeters in a yard**, because by definition one foot is 30.48 centimeters and there are 3 feet in a yard, that makes 30.48 * 3 = 91.44 centimeters in a yard.

For example, to calculate how many centimeters there are in 5 yards, multiply the yard value by the conversion factor, 5 yd * 91.44 cm = 457.2 cm in 5 yards.

**Yard** is an imperial and US customary length unit and equals to 91.44 centimeters, 3 feet or 36 inches. The abbreviation is "**yd**".

**Centimeter** (**centimetre** in SI spelling) is a metric length unit and equals to one hundredth of a meter which is base metric length unit. The abbreviation is "**cm**".