## 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 427 centimeters into meters we have to multiply 427 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

427 cm → L(m)

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

L(m) = 427 cm × 0.01 m

L(m) = 4.27 m

The final result is:

427 cm → 4.27 m

We conclude that 427 centimeters is equivalent to 4.27 meters:

427 centimeters = 4.27 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.23419203747073 × 427 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 427 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.23419203747073 meters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four hundred twenty-seven centimeters is approximately four point two seven meters:

427 cm ≅ 4.27 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point two three four times four hundred twenty-seven 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)
428 centimeters 4.28 meters
429 centimeters 4.29 meters
430 centimeters 4.3 meters
431 centimeters 4.31 meters
432 centimeters 4.32 meters
433 centimeters 4.33 meters
434 centimeters 4.34 meters
435 centimeters 4.35 meters
436 centimeters 4.36 meters
437 centimeters 4.37 meters