Conversion formula

The conversion factor from inches to yards is 0.027777777777778, which means that 1 inch is equal to 0.027777777777778 yards:

1 in = 0.027777777777778 yd

To convert 8 inches into yards we have to multiply 8 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from inches to yards. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 in → 0.027777777777778 yd

8 in → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 8 in × 0.027777777777778 yd

L(yd) = 0.22222222222222 yd

The final result is:

8 in → 0.22222222222222 yd

We conclude that 8 inches is equivalent to 0.22222222222222 yards:

8 inches = 0.22222222222222 yards

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 4.5 × 8 inches.

Another way is saying that 8 inches is equal to 1 ÷ 4.5 yards.

Approximate result

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

8 in ≅ 0.222 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately four point five times eight inches.

Conversion table

inches to yards chart

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

inches (in) yards (yd)
9 inches 0.25 yards
10 inches 0.278 yards
11 inches 0.306 yards
12 inches 0.333 yards
13 inches 0.361 yards
14 inches 0.389 yards
15 inches 0.417 yards
16 inches 0.444 yards
17 inches 0.472 yards
18 inches 0.5 yards