## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from inches to yards is 0.027777777777778, which means that 1 inch is equal to 0.027777777777778 yards:

1 in = 0.027777777777778 yd

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

1 in → 0.027777777777778 yd

15.5 in → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 15.5 in × 0.027777777777778 yd

L(yd) = 0.43055555555556 yd

The final result is:

15.5 in → 0.43055555555556 yd

We conclude that 15.5 inches is equivalent to 0.43055555555556 yards:

15.5 inches = 0.43055555555556 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 2.3225806451613 × 15.5 inches.

Another way is saying that 15.5 inches is equal to 1 ÷ 2.3225806451613 yards.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that fifteen point five inches is approximately zero point four three one yards:

15.5 in ≅ 0.431 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately two point three two three times fifteen point five inches.

## Conversion table

### inches to yards chart

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

inches (in) yards (yd)
16.5 inches 0.458 yards
17.5 inches 0.486 yards
18.5 inches 0.514 yards
19.5 inches 0.542 yards
20.5 inches 0.569 yards
21.5 inches 0.597 yards
22.5 inches 0.625 yards
23.5 inches 0.653 yards
24.5 inches 0.681 yards
25.5 inches 0.708 yards