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Miles, Kilometer, Inches, Centimeter, Gallons, Liter, and other measures

Conversion between Metric and US Standard Units Most countries use the Metric System for measures, so does Germany. However, especially travelers from the U.S.A. are not used to the metric system since teh United States has adopted the U.S. Standard System, also called U.S. Customary Units which are similar to the Imperial Units.

Conversion
...Metric to US Standard
Linear dimensions
1 cm 0,3937 inch
1 m39.36 inch
1 m1,0936 yard
1 m3,2808 feet
1 km0,621388 miles
Area / surface
1 qm10,7637 sq.ft
1 qkm0,3861 sq. miles
1 qkm247,1 acre
1 ha2,471 acre
Fluids / weights
1 liter0,2642 gallons
1 liter 2,1133 fluid pints
1 kilo 2,2046 amerik. pounds
1 dt. Pfund 1,1023 amerik. pounds
100 gr3,53 ounces
Volume & capacity
1 Kubikmeter 35,314724 cubic feet

Conversion
...US Standard to Metric
Linear dimensions
1 inch 2,54 cm
1 yard 91,44 cm /
0,9144 m
1 yard 3 feet (foot)
1 foot 30,48 cm /
0,3048 m
1 foot12 inch
1 mile 1.609,3 m /
1,6093 km
1 mile5.279,8556 ft
Area / surface
1 sq. ft0,092903 qm
1 sq. mile2,5899 qkm
1 acre4.046,9 qm
1 acre43.560 sq. ft
1 acre0,4047 ha
Fluids / weights
1 gallon3,7853 liter
1 pint (fluid)0,4732 liter
1 pound16 ounces
1 ounce28,3495 gr
1 pound453,592 gr
Volume & capacity
1 cubic foot 28.316,846 Kubikzentimeter
1 cubic foot 0.0283168 Kubikmeter
1 cubic foot 7.481 gallons

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