## 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 493 feet into yards we have to multiply 493 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

493 ft → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 493 ft × 0.33333333333333 yd

L(yd) = 164.33333333333 yd

The final result is:

493 ft → 164.33333333333 yd

We conclude that 493 feet is equivalent to 164.33333333333 yards:

493 feet = 164.33333333333 yards ## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 0.0060851926977688 × 493 feet.

Another way is saying that 493 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0060851926977688 yards.

## Approximate result

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

493 ft ≅ 164.333 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately zero point zero zero six times four hundred ninety-three 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)
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
503 feet 167.667 yards