## 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 8 feet into meters we have to multiply 8 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

8 ft → L(m)

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

L(m) = 8 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 2.4384 m

The final result is:

8 ft → 2.4384 m

We conclude that 8 feet is equivalent to 2.4384 meters:

8 feet = 2.4384 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.41010498687664 × 8 feet.

Another way is saying that 8 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.41010498687664 meters.

## Approximate result

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

8 ft ≅ 2.438 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point four one times eight 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)
9 feet 2.743 meters
10 feet 3.048 meters
11 feet 3.353 meters
12 feet 3.658 meters
13 feet 3.962 meters
14 feet 4.267 meters
15 feet 4.572 meters
16 feet 4.877 meters
17 feet 5.182 meters
18 feet 5.486 meters