# Convert 5 inches to cm

## Conversion details

To convert inches to cm use the following formula:
1 inches equals 2.54 cm
So, to convert 5 inches to cm, multiply 2.54 by 5 i.e.,
5 inches = 2.54 * 5 cm = 12.7 cm
For conversion tables, definitions and more information on the inches and cm units scroll down or use the related inches and cm quick access menus located at the top left side of the page.

### From 1.00 to 40.00 inches, 40 entries

1 inches = 2.54 cm
2 inches = 5.08 cm
3 inches = 7.62 cm
4 inches = 10.16 cm
5 inches = 12.7 cm
6 inches = 15.24 cm
7 inches = 17.78 cm
8 inches = 20.32 cm
9 inches = 22.86 cm
10 inches = 25.4 cm
11 inches = 27.94 cm
12 inches = 30.48 cm
13 inches = 33.02 cm
14 inches = 35.56 cm
15 inches = 38.1 cm
16 inches = 40.64 cm
17 inches = 43.18 cm
18 inches = 45.72 cm
19 inches = 48.26 cm
20 inches = 50.8 cm
21 inches = 53.34 cm
22 inches = 55.88 cm
23 inches = 58.42 cm
24 inches = 60.96 cm
25 inches = 63.5 cm
26 inches = 66.04 cm
27 inches = 68.58 cm
28 inches = 71.12 cm
29 inches = 73.66 cm
30 inches = 76.2 cm
31 inches = 78.74 cm
32 inches = 81.28 cm
33 inches = 83.82 cm
34 inches = 86.36 cm
35 inches = 88.9 cm
36 inches = 91.44 cm
37 inches = 93.98 cm
38 inches = 96.52 cm
39 inches = 99.06 cm
40 inches = 101.6 cm

### From 0.50 to 25.00 inches, 50 entries

0.5 inches = 1.27 cm
1 inches = 2.54 cm
1.5 inches = 3.81 cm
2 inches = 5.08 cm
2.5 inches = 6.35 cm
3 inches = 7.62 cm
3.5 inches = 8.89 cm
4 inches = 10.16 cm
4.5 inches = 11.43 cm
5 inches = 12.7 cm
5.5 inches = 13.97 cm
6 inches = 15.24 cm
6.5 inches = 16.51 cm
7 inches = 17.78 cm
7.5 inches = 19.05 cm
8 inches = 20.32 cm
8.5 inches = 21.59 cm
9 inches = 22.86 cm
9.5 inches = 24.13 cm
10 inches = 25.4 cm
10.5 inches = 26.67 cm
11 inches = 27.94 cm
11.5 inches = 29.21 cm
12 inches = 30.48 cm
12.5 inches = 31.75 cm
13 inches = 33.02 cm
13.5 inches = 34.29 cm
14 inches = 35.56 cm
14.5 inches = 36.83 cm
15 inches = 38.1 cm
15.5 inches = 39.37 cm
16 inches = 40.64 cm
16.5 inches = 41.91 cm
17 inches = 43.18 cm
17.5 inches = 44.45 cm
18 inches = 45.72 cm
18.5 inches = 46.99 cm
19 inches = 48.26 cm
19.5 inches = 49.53 cm
20 inches = 50.8 cm
20.5 inches = 52.07 cm
21 inches = 53.34 cm
21.5 inches = 54.61 cm
22 inches = 55.88 cm
22.5 inches = 57.15 cm
23 inches = 58.42 cm
23.5 inches = 59.69 cm
24 inches = 60.96 cm
24.5 inches = 62.23 cm
25 inches = 63.5 cm

### From 0.25 to 12.00 inches, 48 entries

#### Please note that the resulting values of cm are rounded to the nearest 1/4 fraction of a unit.

1/4 inches = 3/4 cm
1/2 inches = 1 1/4 cm
3/4 inches = 2 cm
1 inches = 2 1/2 cm
1 1/4 inches = 3 1/4 cm
1 1/2 inches = 3 3/4 cm
1 3/4 inches = 4 1/2 cm
2 inches = 5 cm
2 1/4 inches = 5 3/4 cm
2 1/2 inches = 6 1/4 cm
2 3/4 inches = 7 cm
3 inches = 7 1/2 cm
3 1/4 inches = 8 1/4 cm
3 1/2 inches = 9 cm
3 3/4 inches = 9 1/2 cm
4 inches = 10 1/4 cm
4 1/4 inches = 10 3/4 cm
4 1/2 inches = 11 1/2 cm
4 3/4 inches = 12 cm
5 inches = 12 3/4 cm
5 1/4 inches = 13 1/4 cm
5 1/2 inches = 14 cm
5 3/4 inches = 14 1/2 cm
6 inches = 15 1/4 cm
6 1/4 inches = 16 cm
6 1/2 inches = 16 1/2 cm
6 3/4 inches = 17 1/4 cm
7 inches = 17 3/4 cm
7 1/4 inches = 18 1/2 cm
7 1/2 inches = 19 cm
7 3/4 inches = 19 3/4 cm
8 inches = 20 1/4 cm
8 1/4 inches = 21 cm
8 1/2 inches = 21 1/2 cm
8 3/4 inches = 22 1/4 cm
9 inches = 22 3/4 cm
9 1/4 inches = 23 1/2 cm
9 1/2 inches = 24 1/4 cm
9 3/4 inches = 24 3/4 cm
10 inches = 25 1/2 cm
10 1/4 inches = 26 cm
10 1/2 inches = 26 3/4 cm
10 3/4 inches = 27 1/4 cm
11 inches = 28 cm
11 1/4 inches = 28 1/2 cm
11 1/2 inches = 29 1/4 cm
11 3/4 inches = 29 3/4 cm
12 inches = 30 1/2 cm
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## inch

Inch is a unit of measurement of length. The definition for inch is the following:
An inch is equal to 1/36th of a yard or 1/12th of a foot.
The symbol for inch is in

## centimeter

Centimeter is a subdivision of the meter unit. The centi prefix stands for 0.01 therefore, 1 centimeter = 0.01 meter units. Meter is a unit of measurement of length. The definition for meter is the following:
1 centimeter is 0.01 meters
The symbol for centimeter is cm

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