## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to feet is 0.032808398950131, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.032808398950131 feet:

1 cm = 0.032808398950131 ft

To convert 38 centimeters into feet we have to multiply 38 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to feet. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.032808398950131 ft

38 cm → L(ft)

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

L(ft) = 38 cm × 0.032808398950131 ft

L(ft) = 1.246719160105 ft

The final result is:

38 cm → 1.246719160105 ft

We conclude that 38 centimeters is equivalent to 1.246719160105 feet:

38 centimeters = 1.246719160105 feet

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 foot is equal to 0.80210526315789 × 38 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 38 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.80210526315789 feet.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that thirty-eight centimeters is approximately one point two four seven feet:

38 cm ≅ 1.247 ft

An alternative is also that one foot is approximately zero point eight zero two times thirty-eight centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to feet chart

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

centimeters (cm) feet (ft)
39 centimeters 1.28 feet
40 centimeters 1.312 feet
41 centimeters 1.345 feet
42 centimeters 1.378 feet
43 centimeters 1.411 feet
44 centimeters 1.444 feet
45 centimeters 1.476 feet
46 centimeters 1.509 feet
47 centimeters 1.542 feet
48 centimeters 1.575 feet