Square yards to square meters (yd2 to m2) conversion factor is 0.83612736. To find out how many square meters in square yards, as a formula, multiply the square yard value by the conversion factor or use the converter.
1 Sq. Yard = 0.83612736 Sq. Meter
There are 0.83612736 square meter in a square yard, because one yard equals to 0.9144 meter and the area of a square is calculated by multiplying a side by itself, that makes 0.9144 * 0.9144 = 0.83612736 sq. meter in a sq. yard.
For example, to find out how many sq. meters there are in a sq. yard and a half, as a formula to convert from sq. yards to sq. meters multiply the sq. yard value by 0.83612736, that makes 1.5 yd2 * 0.83612736 = 1.25 sq. meters in a sq. yard and a half.
Square yard is an imperial and US Customary area unit and equals to 0.83612736 sq. meter, 8361.27 sq. centimeters, 9 sq. feet and 1296 sq. inches. The abbreviation is "yd2".
Square meter (metre in SI spelling) is a metric system area unit and equals to 1.196 sq. yards, 10.7639104 sq. feet and 1550 sq. inches. The abbreviation is "m2".