Feet to decimeters (ft to dm) conversion table shows the most common values for the quick reference. Alternatively, you may use the converter to convert any other values.

**1 Foot = 3.048 Decimeters**

**1 Decimeter = 0.32808399 Foot**

**Foot** is an imperial, US customary unit and commonly used in daily life. Historically, it is also one of the oldest units of length since in most ancient systems, they were using parts of human body as a measurement of length. 1 foot is 12 inches and 1/3 of a yard. The abbreviation is "**ft**" or ′ (prime symbol).

**Decimeter** is a metric unit and equals to one tenth of a meter. It is spelled as decimetre in Europe. The abbreviation is "**dm**".