There are 0.3937007874015748 inches in a centimeter. And 2.54 centimeters in an inch. You can the find centimeters in inches using 0.3937007874015748 as factor. That is, one centimeter is equals to 1*0.3937007874015748 inches.

## How many Inches in a Centimeter

Centimeter is smaller than an inch. There are 0.3937007874015748 inches in a Centimeter.1 Centimeter is equals to 0.3937007874015748 inches and an inch is equals to 2.54 centimeters.

• One Centimeter is equals to 0.3937 Inches
• One Inch is equals to 2.54 Centimeters

## Finding Inches in a Centimeter

Follow the below steps to calculate the inches in centimeter. You can multiply the number of centimeter with  0.3937007874015748 to get the inches. Let us see some examples.

Let us find number of inches in 5 centimeters. To find the inches, we have to calculate using centimeters*0.3937007874015748 formula. Let us see the steps.

1. Let us say we need to find inches in 5 centimeters
2. Multiply the 5 with 0.3937007874015748
3. You will get 1.968503937007874 (=5* 0.3937007874015748) as inches

Let us see one more example, find number of inches in 30 centimeters. To find the inches, we need to multiply  centimeters with 0.3937007874015748 formula. Let us see the steps.

1. We need to find inches in 225 centimeters
2. Multiply the 225 with 0.3937007874015748
3. You will get 88.58267716535434(=25* 0.3937007874015748) as inches

The above calculations makes you to find the inches in a centimeters, i.e; 0.3937007874015748 equals to once inch.

### Why we convert centimeters to inches?

In many cases we measure the smaller lengths in centimeters and inches. When we measure a length, we use inches as unit and the balance inches will be captured as centimeters.

For example, when we measure the length of a wall, we find the length in inches (for example 25 inches) and the balance .5 inches will be recorded in centimeters as 1.27 (since 1 inch is equals to 2.54 centimeters).

### How to convert centimeters to inches?

Here is the formula to convert centimeters to inches. You can use 0.3937 as a multiplication factor to convert centimeters to inches. below is the equation:

#### How many centimeters are equal to 1 inch?

1 Centimeter = 0.3937 Inches
1 inch = 1/0.3937 centimeters
1 inch = 2.54 centimeters
i.e; 2.54 centimeters are equal to 1 inch.

#### How many centimeters are equal to 10 inches?

1 inch = 2.54 centimeters
10 inches = 10 * 2.54
10 inches = 25.4 centimeters
i.e; 25.4 centimeters are equal to 10 inches.

#### How many cm are 13 inches?

1 inch = 2.54 centimeters
13 inches = 13 * 2.54
13 inches =33.02 centimeters
i.e; 33.02 cm are 13 inches.