Cubic yards to cubic meters (yd3 to m3) volume units conversion factor is 0.764554858. To find out how many cubic meters in cubic yards, multiply the cubic yard value by 0.764554858 or divide by 1.30795062.
1 Cubic Yard = 0.764554858 Cubic Meter
There are 0.764 cubic meters in a cubic yard, because one yard equals to 0.9144 meters and the volume of a cube is calculated by multiplying the length of a side by itself twice, that makes 0.9144 * 0.9144 * 0.9144 ≈ 0.764 cubic meter in a cubic yard.
For example, to find out how many cubic meters there are in a cubic yard and a half, as a formula to convert from cubic yards to cubic meters, multiply the cubic yard value by 0.764, that makes 1.5 yd3 * 0.764 = 1.146 cubic meters in 1.5 cubic yards.
Cubic yard is an imperial and US Customary volume unit. 1 Cubic yard is equal to 0.764554858 cubic meter. The abbreviation is "yd3".
Cubic meter is a metric volume unit. 1 Cubic meter is equal to 1.30795062 cubic yards. The abbreviation is "m3".