# Meters to Yards Conversion – Definition, Formula, Steps, Examples

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## What Is the Meters to Yards Conversion?

Meters to yards conversion refers to converting a given length or distance in meters into yards. Note that 1 meter $= 1.09361$ yards.

Meter (m) is the S.I. unit of length, the basic unit of length in the metric system. It is used across the world to measure distance, height, length, etc. Yard is the unit of length in both the US customary system and imperial system, equal to 3 feet or 36 inches.

Convert Meters to Yards instantly using this online calculator. It saves time and also helps you to compare these two units.

## How to Use the Meters to Yards Calculator

To use the Meters to Yards calculator mentioned above, simply enter the length given in meters in the input box labeled as “Meters (m).” The equivalent value in yards will automatically appear in the box labeled “Yards (yd).”

The calculator also provides a feature where you can choose the precision of the conversion. If you choose precision as 2 in the drop-down menu in the bottom right corner, the calculator gives the result in yards, rounded to 2 decimal digits.

## Meters to Yards Conversion Formula

Meters to Yards is a way of converting a length in meters to yards. Let’s convert 1 meter to yards.

1 meter $= 100$ cm

1 cm $= 0.0109361$ yards

100 cm $= 0.0109361 \times 100 = 1.09361$ yards

Thus, we get the conversion factor as

1 meter $= 1.09361$ yards

Thus, the meters to yards formula is given by

Length in yards $=$ Length in meters $1.09361$

Thus, we can say that a meter is a little longer than a yard. To convert a given length in meters to yards, simply multiply it by 1.09361.

Example: 200 meters to yards $= 200 \times 1.09361 = 218.7227$ yards

## How to Convert Meters into Yards

Let’s understand the steps with the help of an example.

Example 1: Convert 3 m into yards.

Step 1: Note down the measure in meters.

Length = 3 meters.

Step 2: Multiply the value in meters by 1.09361.

3 ✕ 1.09361 = 3.28084 yards

Example 2: 100 meters to yards

100 m = 100 ✕ 1.09361 = 109.3613 yd

## How to Convert Yards into Meters

• 1 meter = 1.09361 yards

To convert yards to meters, you would multiply the number of yards by 0.9144.

Examples:

5 yards = 5 × 0.9144 = 4.572 meters

10 yards = 10 × 0.9144 = 9.144 meters

• 1 yard ≈ 0.9144 meters

To convert length in yards into meters, we divide the length value by 1.094.

Example: Convert 100 yards into meters.

100 yards $= \frac{100}{1.094}$ meters = 91.44 meters

## Facts about Meters to Yards Conversion

• 1 meter = 100 cm
• 1 yard = 3 feet
• 1000 m = 1 km
• 1760 yards = 1 mile

## Solved Examples on Meters to Yards Conversion

1. Convert 10 m to yards.

Solution:

1 m $= 1.09361$ yd

10 m $= 10 \times 1.09361$

Thus, 10 m $= 10.9361$ yd

2. Convert 12 m to yards.

Solution:

1 m $= 1.09361$ yd

12 m $= 12 \times 1.09361$ yd

12 m $= 13.12332$ yd

3. Convert 150 m to yards.

Solution:

1 m $= 1.09361$ yd

150 m $= 150 \times 1.09361$

150 m $= 164.0415$ yd

4. Convert 29 m to yards.

Solution:

1 m $= 1.09361$ yd

29 m $= 29 \times 1.09361 = 31.71469$ yd

5. Convert 1 km to yards.

Solution:

1 km $= 1000$ m

1 m $= 1.09361$ yd

1000 m $= 1000 \times 1.09361$

1 km $= 1093.61$ yd

## Practice Problems on Meters to Yards Conversion

1

### 20 cm $=$ ___ yards

2.18722 yd
21.8722 yd
0.218722 yd
0.24657 yd
CorrectIncorrect
1 m $= 100$ cm
1 cm $= 0.01$ m
20 cm $= 20 \times 0.01 = 0.20$ m
1 m $= 1.09361$ yd
0.20 m $= 0.20 \times 1.09361 = 0.218722$ yd
2

### On converting 1.9 m to yards, we get ___.

207.7859 yd
2.077859 yd
0.2077859 yd
20.77859 yd
CorrectIncorrect
1 m $= 1.09361$ yd
1.9 m $= 1.9\times1.09361 = 2.077859$ yd
3

### 89 decimeter $=$ ___ yards

9.733129
97.33129
0.9733129
973.3129
CorrectIncorrect
1 m $= 10$ dm
1 dm $= 0.1$ m
89 dm $= 8.9$ m
1 m $= 1.09361$ yd
8.9 m $= 8.9\times1.09361 = 9.733129$
4

### Convert 1500 meters to yards.

164.0415 yd
1.640415 yd
16.40415 yd
1640.415 yd
CorrectIncorrect
1 m $= 1.09361$ yd
1500 m $= 1500 \times 1.09361 = 1640.415$ yd
5

### On converting 14 km to yards, we get ___.

1455.454
0.1455454
14554.54
14.55454
CorrectIncorrect
1 km $= 1000$ m
14 km $= 14000$ m
1 m $= 1.09361$ yd
14000 m $= 14000\times1.09361 = 14554.54$

Yards to meters is a way of converting a given length in yards to meters.

1 yard $= 0.9144$ m

1 square meter $= 1.19599$ square yards

1 m $= 1000$ mm

1 m $= 1.09361$ yd

1000 mm $= 1.09361$ yd

1 mm $= 0.00109361$ yd

1 meter $= 3.28084$ feet

3.28084 feet makes 1 meter.

1 dam $= 10$ m

1 m $= 1.09361$ yd

1 dam $= 10$ m $= 10 \times 1.09361$ yd $= 10.9361$ yd

1 meter is not equal to 1 yard. 1 m $= 1.09361$ yd

A meter is slightly longer than a yard.

One yard equals 36 inches. One meter is approximately equivalent to 39.4 inches.  Therefore, one meter is about 3.4 inches longer than one yard.