## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to yards is 0.33333333333333, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.33333333333333 yards:

1 ft = 0.33333333333333 yd

To convert 492 feet into yards we have to multiply 492 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to yards. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.33333333333333 yd

492 ft → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 492 ft × 0.33333333333333 yd

L(yd) = 164 yd

The final result is:

492 ft → 164 yd

We conclude that 492 feet is equivalent to 164 yards:

492 feet = 164 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 0.0060975609756098 × 492 feet.

Another way is saying that 492 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0060975609756098 yards.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four hundred ninety-two feet is approximately one hundred sixty-four yards:

492 ft ≅ 164 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately zero point zero zero six times four hundred ninety-two feet.

## Conversion table

### feet to yards chart

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

feet (ft) yards (yd)
493 feet 164.333 yards
494 feet 164.667 yards
495 feet 165 yards
496 feet 165.333 yards
497 feet 165.667 yards
498 feet 166 yards
499 feet 166.333 yards
500 feet 166.667 yards
501 feet 167 yards
502 feet 167.333 yards