## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from months to years is 0.083388698630137, which means that 1 month is equal to 0.083388698630137 years:

1 mo = 0.083388698630137 yr

To convert 6 months into years we have to multiply 6 by the conversion factor in order to get the time amount from months to years. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 mo → 0.083388698630137 yr

6 mo → T(yr)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the time T in years:

T(yr) = 6 mo × 0.083388698630137 yr

T(yr) = 0.50033219178082 yr

The final result is:

6 mo → 0.50033219178082 yr

We conclude that 6 months is equivalent to 0.50033219178082 years:

6 months = 0.50033219178082 years

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 year is equal to 1.9986721151016 × 6 months.

Another way is saying that 6 months is equal to 1 ÷ 1.9986721151016 years.

## Approximate result

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

6 mo ≅ 0.5 yr

An alternative is also that one year is approximately one point nine nine nine times six months.

## Conversion table

### months to years chart

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

months (mo) years (yr)
7 months 0.584 years
8 months 0.667 years
9 months 0.75 years
10 months 0.834 years
11 months 0.917 years
12 months 1.001 years
13 months 1.084 years
14 months 1.167 years
15 months 1.251 years
16 months 1.334 years