# Square decameter conversions

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## What is square decameter?

### Definition:

The square decametre is a unit of area in the metric system equal to 100 square meters (1 dam2 = 100 m2), the standard derived unit of area in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 0.01 hectares (ha) or 100 centiares (ca) (units of area in the metric system), or 0.0001 square kilometers (km2) (a unit of area in the SI), or 0.0247105381 acres (ac), or 1,076.39104 square feet (sq ft) or 119.599005 square yards (sq yd), which are Imperial / US customary units of area.

The square decameter (dam2) is an SI derived unit of area. The decameter (dam) is a unit of length in the SI. An area of 1.0 square decameter is the area of a square that is 1.0 decameter on each side.

### Symbol:

sq dam

### Plural:

square decameters

### Also known as:

square decameter (plural: square decameters, US spelling), square dekametre (plural: square dekametres), square dekameter (plural: square dekameters, US spelling)

Below you can find a comprehensive list with conversions from square decameters to other (metric, imperial, or customary) area and surface measurement units.