by Helen C. Forrester
1 m to cm    100 cm  

For shorter measurements, an m or cm is often used. Both are metric units of measurement for calculating an object’s length or distance. A cm is a centimeter, which is 100x smaller than meters. Our site heatfeed.com designed a tool for unit conversion, which is fast, reliable, and always gives you accurate results.

How to convert 1 m to cm?

1 meter is equal to 100 centimeters:

1m = 100cm

The distance m in centimeters (cm) is equal to the distance m in meters (m) times 100.


m(cm) = m(m) × 100


Convert 20 meters to centimeters:

m(cm) = 20m × 100 = 2000cm

How many meters in a centimeter?

One centimeter is equal to 0.01 meter:

1cm = 1cm/100 = 0.01m

How many centimeters in a meter?

One meter is equal to 100 centimeters:

1m = 100×1m = 100cm

Meters to Centimeters Conversion Table

Meters (m)Centimeters (cm)
1 m to cm100 cm
m^2 to cm^210000 cm2
m^3 to cm^31000000 cm3
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