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Decimeters to Centimeters Converter

Please enter the decimeters (dm) value to convert decimeters to centimeters.

1 dm = 10 cm

Centimeters to Decimeters Converter

How Many Centimeters in a Decimeter?

1 decimeter is equal to 0.1 meters.
1 centimeter is equal to 0.01 meters.
There are 10 centimeters in a decimeter.


Conversion Factors for Centimeters and Decimeters

Unit Symbol Factor
Decimeters dm 1 × 10 -1 meter
Centimeters cm 1 × 10 -2 meter

Decimeter length unit is equal to 10 centimeters.


How to Calculate Decimeters to Centimeters (dm to cm)

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

1 dm = 1 × 10-1 m
1 cm = 1 × 10-2 m
1 cm = 0.01 m

1 m = (1/0.01) cm
1 m = 100 cm

1 dm = 1 × 10-1 × 100 cm
1 dm = 10 cm

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Decimeters to Centimeters Conversion Table

Decimeters Centimeters
1 dm10 cm
2 dm20 cm
3 dm30 cm
4 dm40 cm
5 dm50 cm
6 dm60 cm
7 dm70 cm
8 dm80 cm
9 dm90 cm
10 dm100 cm
11 dm110 cm
12 dm120 cm
13 dm130 cm
14 dm140 cm
15 dm150 cm
16 dm160 cm
17 dm170 cm
18 dm180 cm
19 dm190 cm
20 dm200 cm

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