# How long is 1 feet in meters?

## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to meters is 0.3048, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.3048 meters:

1 ft = 0.3048 m

To convert 1 feet into meters we have to multiply 1 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.3048 m

1 ft → L_{(m)}

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length *L* in meters:

L_{(m)} = 1 ft × 0.3048 m

L_{(m)} = 0.3048 m

The final result is:

1 ft → 0.3048 m

We conclude that **1 feet is equivalent to 0.3048 meters**:

1 feet = 0.3048 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 meter is equal to 3.2808398950131 × 1 feet**.

Another way is saying that *1 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 3.2808398950131 meters*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **one feet is approximately zero point three zero five meters**:

1 ft ≅ 0.305 m

An alternative is also that *one meter is approximately three point two eight one times one feet*.

## Conversion table

### feet to meters chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from feet to meters

feet (ft) | meters (m) |
---|---|

2 feet | 0.61 meters |

3 feet | 0.914 meters |

4 feet | 1.219 meters |

5 feet | 1.524 meters |

6 feet | 1.829 meters |

7 feet | 2.134 meters |

8 feet | 2.438 meters |

9 feet | 2.743 meters |

10 feet | 3.048 meters |

11 feet | 3.353 meters |