## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to yards is 0.33333333333333, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.33333333333333 yards:

1 ft = 0.33333333333333 yd

To convert 15.5 feet into yards we have to multiply 15.5 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to yards. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.33333333333333 yd

15.5 ft → L(yd)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in yards:

L(yd) = 15.5 ft × 0.33333333333333 yd

L(yd) = 5.1666666666667 yd

The final result is:

15.5 ft → 5.1666666666667 yd

We conclude that 15.5 feet is equivalent to 5.1666666666667 yards:

15.5 feet = 5.1666666666667 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 0.19354838709677 × 15.5 feet.

Another way is saying that 15.5 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.19354838709677 yards.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that fifteen point five feet is approximately five point one six seven yards:

15.5 ft ≅ 5.167 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately zero point one nine four times fifteen point five feet.

## Conversion table

### feet to yards chart

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

feet (ft) yards (yd)
16.5 feet 5.5 yards
17.5 feet 5.833 yards
18.5 feet 6.167 yards
19.5 feet 6.5 yards
20.5 feet 6.833 yards
21.5 feet 7.167 yards
22.5 feet 7.5 yards
23.5 feet 7.833 yards
24.5 feet 8.167 yards
25.5 feet 8.5 yards