# Centimeters to Decimeters Converter

Please enter the *centimeters (cm)* value to convert **centimeters to decimeters**.

## How Many Decimeters in a Centimeter?

1 centimeter is equal to 0.01 meters.

1 decimeter is equal to 0.1 meters.

There are **0.1 decimeters in a centimeter**.

### Conversion Factors for Decimeters and Centimeters

Unit | Symbol | Factor |
---|---|---|

Centimeters | cm | 1 × 10^{ -2} meter |

Decimeters | dm | 1 × 10^{ -1} meter |

Centimeter length unit is equal to **0.1 decimeters**.

### How to Calculate Centimeters to Decimeters (cm to dm)

We calculate the base unit equivalent of **centimeters** and **decimeters** with the factor of meter.

1 cm = 1 × 10^{-2}m 1 dm = 1 × 10^{-1}m 1 dm = 0.1 m 1 m = (1/0.1) dm 1 m = 10 dm 1 cm = 1 × 10^{-2}× 10 dm 1 cm = 0.1 dm

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### Centimeters to Decimeters Conversion Table

Centimeters | Decimeters |
---|---|

1 cm | 0.1 dm |

10 cm | 1 dm |

20 cm | 2 dm |

30 cm | 3 dm |

40 cm | 4 dm |

50 cm | 5 dm |

60 cm | 6 dm |

70 cm | 7 dm |

80 cm | 8 dm |

90 cm | 9 dm |

100 cm | 10 dm |

110 cm | 11 dm |

120 cm | 12 dm |

130 cm | 13 dm |

140 cm | 14 dm |

150 cm | 15 dm |

160 cm | 16 dm |

170 cm | 17 dm |

180 cm | 18 dm |

190 cm | 19 dm |

200 cm | 20 dm |

#### Abbreviations

- cm : Centimeters
- dm : Decimeters
- m: Meter

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