## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to yards is 0.010936132983377, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.010936132983377 yards:

1 cm = 0.010936132983377 yd

To convert 48.5 centimeters into yards we have to multiply 48.5 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to yards. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.010936132983377 yd

48.5 cm → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 48.5 cm × 0.010936132983377 yd

L(yd) = 0.53040244969379 yd

The final result is:

48.5 cm → 0.53040244969379 yd

We conclude that 48.5 centimeters is equivalent to 0.53040244969379 yards:

48.5 centimeters = 0.53040244969379 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 1.8853608247423 × 48.5 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 48.5 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 1.8853608247423 yards.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that forty-eight point five centimeters is approximately zero point five three yards:

48.5 cm ≅ 0.53 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately one point eight eight five times forty-eight point five centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to yards chart

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

centimeters (cm) yards (yd)
49.5 centimeters 0.541 yards
50.5 centimeters 0.552 yards
51.5 centimeters 0.563 yards
52.5 centimeters 0.574 yards
53.5 centimeters 0.585 yards
54.5 centimeters 0.596 yards
55.5 centimeters 0.607 yards
56.5 centimeters 0.618 yards
57.5 centimeters 0.629 yards
58.5 centimeters 0.64 yards