# Feet to Yards Converter

⇅ Switch toYards to Feet Converter

## How to use this Feet to Yards Converter 🤔

Follow these steps to convert given length from the units of Feet to the units of Yards.

- Enter the input
**Feet**value in the text field. - The calculator converts the given
**Feet**into**Yards**in realtime ⌚ using the conversion formula, and displays under the**Yards**label. You do not need to click any button. If the input changes,**Yards**value is re-calculated, just like that. - You may copy the resulting
**Yards**value using the Copy button. - To view a detailed step by step calculation of the conversion, click on the View Calculation button.
- You can also reset the input by clicking on button present below the input field.

## What is the Formula to convert Feet to Yards?

The formula to convert given length from Feet to Yards is:

Length_{(Yards)} = Length_{(Feet)} / 3

Substitute the given value of length in feet, i.e., Length_{(Feet)} in the above formula and simplify the right-hand side value. The resulting value is the length in yards, i.e., Length_{(Yards)}.

## Calculation

## Examples

### Consider that a luxury yacht has a beam width of 60 feet.

Convert this width from feet to Yards.

#### Answer:

**Given:**

The length in feet is:

Length_{(Feet)} = 60

**Formula:**

The formula to convert length from feet to yards is:

Length_{(Yards)} = Length_{(Feet)} / 3

**Substitution:**

Substitute given weight **Length _{(Feet)} = 60** in the above formula.

Length_{(Yards)} = 60 / 3

Length_{(Yards)} = 20

**Final Answer:**

Therefore, **60 ft** is equal to **20 yd**.

The length is **20 yd**, in yards.

### Consider that a skyscraper's floor-to-ceiling height is 15 feet.

Convert this height from feet to Yards.

#### Answer:

**Given:**

The length in feet is:

Length_{(Feet)} = 15

**Formula:**

The formula to convert length from feet to yards is:

Length_{(Yards)} = Length_{(Feet)} / 3

**Substitution:**

Substitute given weight **Length _{(Feet)} = 15** in the above formula.

Length_{(Yards)} = 15 / 3

Length_{(Yards)} = 5

**Final Answer:**

Therefore, **15 ft** is equal to **5 yd**.

The length is **5 yd**, in yards.

## Feet to Yards Conversion Table

The following table gives some of the most used conversions from Feet to Yards.

Feet (ft) | Yards (yd) |
---|---|

0 ft | 0 yd |

1 ft | 0.3333 yd |

2 ft | 0.6667 yd |

3 ft | 1 yd |

4 ft | 1.3333 yd |

5 ft | 1.6667 yd |

6 ft | 2 yd |

7 ft | 2.3333 yd |

8 ft | 2.6667 yd |

9 ft | 3 yd |

10 ft | 3.3333 yd |

20 ft | 6.6667 yd |

50 ft | 16.6667 yd |

100 ft | 33.3333 yd |

1000 ft | 333.3333 yd |

10000 ft | 3333.3333 yd |

100000 ft | 33333.3333 yd |

## Feet

A foot (symbol: ft) is a unit of length used in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. One foot is equal to 0.3048 meters.

The foot originated from various units used in ancient civilizations. Its current definition is based on the international agreement of 1959, which standardized it to exactly 0.3048 meters.

Feet are commonly used to measure height, length, and short distances. Despite the global shift to the metric system, the foot remains in use in these countries.

## Yards

A yard (symbol: yd) is a unit of length commonly used in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. One yard is equal to 0.9144 meters.

The yard originated from various units used in medieval England. Its current definition is based on the international agreement of 1959, which standardized it to exactly 0.9144 meters.

Yards are often used to measure distances in sports fields, textiles, and land. Despite the global shift to the metric system, the yard remains in use in these countries.

## Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

### 1. How do I convert feet to yards?

Divide the number of feet by 3 to get the equivalent in yards. For example, 9 feet ÷ 3 = 3 yards.

### 2. What is the formula for converting feet to yards?

The formula is: yards = feet ÷ 3.

### 3. How many yards are in a foot?

There are approximately 0.3333 yards in 1 foot.

### 4. Is 1 foot equal to 0.3333 yards?

Yes, 1 foot is equal to approximately 0.3333 yards.

### 5. How do I convert yards to feet?

Multiply the number of yards by 3 to get the equivalent in feet. For example, 4 yards × 3 = 12 feet.

### 6. What is the difference between feet and yards?

Feet and yards are both units of length in the imperial system. One yard is equal to 3 feet.

### 7. How many yards are there in 6 feet?

6 feet ÷ 3 = 2 yards.

### 8. How many yards are in 15 feet?

15 feet ÷ 3 = 5 yards.

### 9. How do I use this feet to yards converter?

Enter the value in feet that you want to convert, and the converter will automatically display the equivalent in yards.

### 10. Why do we divide by 3 to convert feet to yards?

Because there are 3 feet in 1 yard, so dividing by 3 converts feet to yards.

### 11. What units are used in the imperial system for length?

The imperial system uses inches, feet, yards, and miles as units of length.

### 12. Are feet shorter than yards?

Yes, feet are shorter than yards. One foot equals one-third of a yard.

### 13. How many yards are in 18 feet?

18 feet ÷ 3 = 6 yards.

### 14. How to convert 24 feet to yards?

24 feet ÷ 3 = 8 yards.

### 15. Is 1 yard equal to 3 feet?

Yes, 1 yard is equal to 3 feet.