Meter to Foot Converter
What is meter?
Meter or metre is a metric measurement slightly longer than a yard. It is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). Distance measures length. For example, the distance of a road is how long the road is.
Originally, the meter was defined as one ten-millionth of the distance from the equator to the North Pole in 1793.
Meter is used as a measure of distance across the globe, the primary exception being the United States, where the imperial system is used for most purposes.
How to convert meters to feet
1 meter is equal to 0.3.28084 feet:
1 m = (1/0.3048) ft = 3.28084 ft
To convert meter to other length unit, follow the upcoming table
What is foot?
Foot is a unit of length in the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. The international standard symbol for a foot is “ft”.
The various lengths were due to parts of the human body historically being used as a basis for units of length. The measurement of the foot was used in many different systems including the Greek, Roman, English, Chinese, and French systems.
The size of foot can vary from system to system, but in each is around a quarter to a third of a metre. The most commonly used foot today is the international foot. There are 3 feet in a yard and 12 inches in a foot.
Use the following table to convert foot into other length units: