## 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 5 centimeters into yards we have to multiply 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

5 cm → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 5 cm × 0.010936132983377 yd

L(yd) = 0.054680664916885 yd

The final result is:

5 cm → 0.054680664916885 yd

We conclude that 5 centimeters is equivalent to 0.054680664916885 yards:

5 centimeters = 0.054680664916885 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 18.288 × 5 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 5 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 18.288 yards.

## Approximate result

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

5 cm ≅ 0.055 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately eighteen point two eight eight times 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)
6 centimeters 0.066 yards
7 centimeters 0.077 yards
8 centimeters 0.087 yards
9 centimeters 0.098 yards
10 centimeters 0.109 yards
11 centimeters 0.12 yards
12 centimeters 0.131 yards
13 centimeters 0.142 yards
14 centimeters 0.153 yards
15 centimeters 0.164 yards