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 "m3".
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 "yd3".