## 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 5.3 centimeters into feet we have to multiply 5.3 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

5.3 cm → L(ft)

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

L(ft) = 5.3 cm × 0.032808398950131 ft

L(ft) = 0.1738845144357 ft

The final result is:

5.3 cm → 0.1738845144357 ft

We conclude that 5.3 centimeters is equivalent to 0.1738845144357 feet:

5.3 centimeters = 0.1738845144357 feet

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 foot is equal to 5.7509433962264 × 5.3 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 5.3 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 5.7509433962264 feet.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that five point three centimeters is approximately zero point one seven four feet:

5.3 cm ≅ 0.174 ft

An alternative is also that one foot is approximately five point seven five one times five point three 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)
6.3 centimeters 0.207 feet
7.3 centimeters 0.24 feet
8.3 centimeters 0.272 feet
9.3 centimeters 0.305 feet
10.3 centimeters 0.338 feet
11.3 centimeters 0.371 feet
12.3 centimeters 0.404 feet
13.3 centimeters 0.436 feet
14.3 centimeters 0.469 feet
15.3 centimeters 0.502 feet