Square meters to square yards (m2 to yd2) conversion factor is 1.19599005. To find out how many square yards in square meters, multiply the square meter value by 1.19599005.
1 Square Meter = 1.19599005 Square 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 is equal to 1.19599005 square yards. 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 is equal to 0.83612736 square meter. The abbreviation is "yd2".