Feet to Yard conversion
Our feet to yard(ft to yd) conversion tool is a free converter that enables you to convert from feet to yard easily.
How to Convert feet to yard
To convert a foot measurement(ft) to a yard measurement(yd), multiply the length by the conversion ratio. Since one Feet is equal to 0.333333 Yard, you can use this simple formula to convert:
What is the formula to convert from feet to yard?
yard=ft * 0.333333
Convert 5 feet to Yard
5 ft = (5 * 0.333333) = 1.666665yd
Convert 10 feet to Yard
10 ft = (10 * 0.333333) = 3.33333yd
Convert 100 feet to Yard
100 ft = (100 * 33.3333) = 3,048yd
What is a Foot?
A foot (ft) is a unit of length in the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. One Foot contains 12 inches, and one yard comprises three feet.
The Foot can be abbreviated as ft; for example, 1 Foot can be written as 1ft.
What is the Foot used for?
The Foot is primarily used in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom for everyday applications. In the US, height and shorter distances are commonly measured using feet and inches. Feet are also widely used to measure altitude and elevation (such as that of a mountain). The international Foot corresponds to human feet with shoe sizes 13 (UK), 14 (US male), 15.5 (US female), or 46 (EU).
What is a Yard?
A yard (yd) is a unit of length in both the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. Since 1959, a yard has been defined as exactly 0.9144 meters. It is also equal to 3 feet, or 36 inches.
The yard can be abbreviated as yd; for example, 1 Yard can be written as 1yd.
What is the Yard used for?
The yard is commonly used in field-length measurement for specific sports such as American and Canadian football and association football (soccer). The yard is also used in cricket pitch dimensions and golf fairway measurements. In the United Kingdom (UK) as well as the United States, the yard is frequently used when referring to distance. In the UK, it is also a legal requirement that road signs indicating shorter distances are displayed in yards.
How to use our Feet to Yards converter (ft to yd converter)
Follow these 3 simple steps to use our feet to yard converter
- Input the unit of feet you wish to convert
- Click on convert and watch this result display in the box below it
- Click Reset to reset the foot value
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