## 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 159 feet into meters we have to multiply 159 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

159 ft → L(m)

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

L(m) = 159 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 48.4632 m

The final result is:

159 ft → 48.4632 m

We conclude that 159 feet is equivalent to 48.4632 meters:

159 feet = 48.4632 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.020634213176183 × 159 feet.

Another way is saying that 159 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.020634213176183 meters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one hundred fifty-nine feet is approximately forty-eight point four six three meters:

159 ft ≅ 48.463 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point zero two one times one hundred fifty-nine 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)
160 feet 48.768 meters
161 feet 49.073 meters
162 feet 49.378 meters
163 feet 49.682 meters
164 feet 49.987 meters
165 feet 50.292 meters
166 feet 50.597 meters
167 feet 50.902 meters
168 feet 51.206 meters
169 feet 51.511 meters