Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from cubic feet to cubic meters is 0.0283168467117, which means that 1 cubic foot is equal to 0.0283168467117 cubic meters:

1 ft3 = 0.0283168467117 m3

To convert 17 cubic feet into cubic meters we have to multiply 17 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from cubic feet to cubic meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft3 → 0.0283168467117 m3

17 ft3 → V(m3)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the volume V in cubic meters:

V(m3) = 17 ft3 × 0.0283168467117 m3

V(m3) = 0.4813863940989 m3

The final result is:

17 ft3 → 0.4813863940989 m3

We conclude that 17 cubic feet is equivalent to 0.4813863940989 cubic meters:

17 cubic feet = 0.4813863940989 cubic meters

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 cubic meter is equal to 2.0773333277769 × 17 cubic feet.

Another way is saying that 17 cubic feet is equal to 1 ÷ 2.0773333277769 cubic meters.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that seventeen cubic feet is approximately zero point four eight one cubic meters:

17 ft3 ≅ 0.481 m3

An alternative is also that one cubic meter is approximately two point zero seven seven times seventeen cubic feet.

Conversion table

cubic feet to cubic meters chart

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

cubic feet (ft3) cubic meters (m3)
18 cubic feet 0.51 cubic meters
19 cubic feet 0.538 cubic meters
20 cubic feet 0.566 cubic meters
21 cubic feet 0.595 cubic meters
22 cubic feet 0.623 cubic meters
23 cubic feet 0.651 cubic meters
24 cubic feet 0.68 cubic meters
25 cubic feet 0.708 cubic meters
26 cubic feet 0.736 cubic meters
27 cubic feet 0.765 cubic meters