1. Home
2. ››
3. Length
4. ››
5. Centimeters to Decimeters

# Centimeters to Decimeters

Convert from [cm]:
cm
Result [dm]:
dm
Change to Decimeters to Centimeters
To convert centimeters to decimeters, divide the [cm] quantity / 10.

## Centimeters

A centimeter (cm) is an aliquot of a meter, equal to 1/100 of its part. This is one of the basic units in the CGS system. A centimeter is a very popular unit, used by many for daily measurements. 1 centimeter is 0.01 meters, 0.3937 inches, or 0.03281 English feet.

One cubic centimeter (cm3 ) corresponds to a volume of one milliliter (1 ml).

## Decimeters

The decimeter (dm) is a multiple of a meter, equal to 10 centimeters. It's one-tenth of a meter, or 0.1 m. Decimeters are often used in land surveying, among others.

One cubic decimeter (dm3), as a unit of volume, corresponds to one liter.

### Formula (cm to dm)

[dm] = [cm] / 10.

#### Centimeters - other converters (length)

Centimeters (cm)Decimeters (dm)
0.0001 cm1E-5 dm
0.001 cm0.0001 dm
0.01 cm0.001 dm
0.1 cm0.01 dm
1 cm0.1 dm
3 cm0.3 dm
5 cm0.5 dm
10 cm1 dm
15 cm1.5 dm
50 cm5 dm
100 cm10 dm
1000 cm100 dm
Length
Weight
Speed
Area
Time
Volume
Pressure
Temperature

Multi-converter.com 2020 [0.0024s]

We strive to ensure that the information presented on the Multi-converter.com they are correct and up-to-date, and that the calculators present correct results. However, we do not guarantee their accuracy and are not responsible for any errors. If found an error, we would be grateful if you report to the e-mail address available in the "Contact" page. We will try to fix it!