Feet to Meters

Converts length from feet to meters.

Length in feet

What is a foot?

A foot is a unit of length in the English imperial system, historically representing the length of an adult human foot. However, the foot is an imprecise measure, and until 1958, different countries had different lengths for a foot. Since 1958, a unified "international" foot has been used, equivalent to 0.3048 meters. The foot is not part of the International System of Units (SI) and is predominantly used in the United Kingdom, the United States, and other former British Empire countries.

Foot notation

The notation for a foot is ft or the special symbol ' (single prime). For example, 6 feet can be written as 6 ft or 6'.

How to convert feet to meters?

To convert feet to meters, multiply the length in feet by 0.3048. For example, 3 feet equals 0.9144 meters.

How many feet in 1 meter?

There are approximately 3.28084 feet in 1 meter, and in 1 foot, there are approximately 0.3048 meters.

Table of feet to meters conversion

The table shows popular length values in feet and their equivalent in meters.

FeetMeters
0.50.1524
10.3048
20.6096
30.9144
41.2192
51.524
61.8288
72.1336
82.4384
92.7432
103.048
113.3528
123.6576
133.9624
144.2672
154.572
164.8768
175.1816
185.4864
195.7912
206.096
247.3152
309.144
3610.9728
4212.8016
4814.6304
5015.24
5416.4592
6018.288
6620.1168
7221.9456
7823.7744
8425.6032
9027.432
9629.2608
10030.48