## 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 16 feet into yards we have to multiply 16 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

16 ft → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 16 ft × 0.33333333333333 yd

L(yd) = 5.3333333333333 yd

The final result is:

16 ft → 5.3333333333333 yd

We conclude that 16 feet is equivalent to 5.3333333333333 yards:

16 feet = 5.3333333333333 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 0.1875 × 16 feet.

Another way is saying that 16 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.1875 yards.

## Approximate result

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

16 ft ≅ 5.333 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately zero point one eight eight times sixteen 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)
17 feet 5.667 yards
18 feet 6 yards
19 feet 6.333 yards
20 feet 6.667 yards
21 feet 7 yards
22 feet 7.333 yards
23 feet 7.667 yards
24 feet 8 yards
25 feet 8.333 yards
26 feet 8.667 yards