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 "m^{2}".
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 "yd^{2}".