Square meters to square yards (m2 to yd2) conversion factor is 1.19599005. To find out how many square yards in square meters, as a formula, multiply the square meter value by the conversion factor or use the converter.
1 Sq. Meter = 1.195 990 05 Sq. Yards
There are 1.196 square yards in a square meter, because one meter is 1.09361 yards and the area of a square is calculated by multiplying a side by itself, that makes 1.09361 * 1.09361 = 1.196 sq. yards in a sq. meter.
For example, to find out how many sq. yards there are in 135 sq. meters, as a formula to convert from sq. meters to sq. yards multiply the sq. meter value by 1.19599005, that makes 135 m2 * 1.19599005 = 161.45 sq. yards in 135 sq. meters.
Square meter is a metric area unit and defined as the area of a square with sides 1 meter in length. 1 square meter equals to 1.12 sq. yards, 10.76 sq. feet and 1550 sq. inches. The abbreviation is "m2".
Square yard is an imperial and US Customary area unit and defined as the area of a square with sides 1 yard in length. 1 square yard equals to 0.83 sq. meter, 9 sq. feet and 1296 sq. inches. The abbreviation is "yd2".