Kilometers and Decimeters Conversion

How many decimeters in a kilometer ?

To convert between kilometers (km) and decimeters (dm) please use the conversion tool below. Enter a kilometer or a decimeter value into the converter and the result will be displayed.

Enter Kilometer
Enter Decimeter

There are 10000 (ten thousand) decimeters in a kilometer (10000 dm in 1 km). To convert from kilometers to decimeters, multiply the kilometer value by 10000 and to convert from decimeters to kilometers, multiply the decimeter value by 0.0001 (or divide by 10000).

1 Kilometer = 10 000 Decimeter
1 Decimeter = 0.0001 Kilometer

Kilometer is a metric length unit and equals to 1000 meters. The abbreviation is "km".

Decimeter is a metric length unit and equals to one tenth of a meter. The abbreviation is "dm".

Create Custom Conversion Table
To create your own custom conversion table click "Create Table" botton. To change values, you may enter a "Start" value (1, 2.5, 5 etc), select a an "Increment" value (0.01, 5, 100 etc) and select an "Accuracy" value to round the result.