How many feet in a meter?
1 Meter (metre) is equal to 3.280839895 feet (ft).
There are 3.280839895 feet in a meter, because by definition one foot is 30.48 cm and there are 100 cm in a meter, that makes 100 / 30.48 = 3.280839895 feet in 1 meter.
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How to convert meters to feet?
To convert meters to feet, multiply the meter value by 3.280839895.
For example, to find out how many feet there are in a meter and a half multiply 1.5 by 3.280839895, that makes 4.92 feet in 1.5 meters.
How to convert from meters to feet and inches?
1 Meter (m) is equal to 3 feet and 3.3700787 inches.
To convert meters to feet and inches, as a first step, multiply the meter value by 3.2808399 to convert into feet. The number before the decimal point is the foot value. To find the inch value multiply the number after the decimal point by 12.
For example, to find out how many feet and inches in a meter and a half, multiply 1.5 by 3.2808399 for the feet equivalent (4.9212598 ft). To find the inch value multiply 0.9212598 by 12 (11.0551181 inches). That makes 1.5 meters equal to 4 feet and 11.0551181 inches.
You may also use this length and distance units conversion tool to convert between meters, feet and all other length and distance units.
What is Meter?
Meter (metre) is a metric system base length unit and defined as the length of the path travelled by light in vacuum during a time interval of 1/299,792,458 of a second. 1 Meter is equal to 3.280839895 feet. The symbol is "m".
What is Foot?
Foot is an imperial and US Customary length unit. 1 Foot is equal to 0.3048 meter. The symbol is "ft".