## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to meters is 0.01, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.01 meters:

1 cm = 0.01 m

To convert 37.1 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 37.1 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.01 m

37.1 cm → L(m)

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

L(m) = 37.1 cm × 0.01 m

L(m) = 0.371 m

The final result is:

37.1 cm → 0.371 m

We conclude that 37.1 centimeters is equivalent to 0.371 meters:

37.1 centimeters = 0.371 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 2.6954177897574 × 37.1 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 37.1 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 2.6954177897574 meters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that thirty-seven point one centimeters is approximately zero point three seven one meters:

37.1 cm ≅ 0.371 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately two point six nine five times thirty-seven point one centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to meters chart

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

centimeters (cm) meters (m)
38.1 centimeters 0.381 meters
39.1 centimeters 0.391 meters
40.1 centimeters 0.401 meters
41.1 centimeters 0.411 meters
42.1 centimeters 0.421 meters
43.1 centimeters 0.431 meters
44.1 centimeters 0.441 meters
45.1 centimeters 0.451 meters
46.1 centimeters 0.461 meters
47.1 centimeters 0.471 meters