## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to meters is 0.3048, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.3048 meters:

1 ft = 0.3048 m

To convert 5.3 feet into meters we have to multiply 5.3 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.3048 m

5.3 ft → L(m)

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

L(m) = 5.3 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 1.61544 m

The final result is:

5.3 ft → 1.61544 m

We conclude that 5.3 feet is equivalent to 1.61544 meters:

5.3 feet = 1.61544 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.61902639528549 × 5.3 feet.

Another way is saying that 5.3 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.61902639528549 meters.

## Approximate result

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

5.3 ft ≅ 1.615 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point six one nine times five point three feet.

## Conversion table

### feet to meters chart

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

feet (ft) meters (m)
6.3 feet 1.92 meters
7.3 feet 2.225 meters
8.3 feet 2.53 meters
9.3 feet 2.835 meters
10.3 feet 3.139 meters
11.3 feet 3.444 meters
12.3 feet 3.749 meters
13.3 feet 4.054 meters
14.3 feet 4.359 meters
15.3 feet 4.663 meters