# Square meter conversions

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## What is square meter?

The **square metre** (or **square meter**) (m2) is the derived unit of area in the
International System of Units (SI). One square meter is equal to 1.0 centiare (ca) or 0.0001 hectares (ha) (units of area in the metric
system), or 10,000 square centimeters (cm2) or 10-6 square kilometers
(km2) (units of area in the SI), or 2.47105381x10-4 acres (ac), or 10.7639104 square
feet (sq ft), or 1.19599005 square yards (sq yd) or 3.86102159x10-7 square miles (sq mi), which are
Imperial / US customary units of area.

The square meter (m2) is an SI derived unit of area. The meter (m) is the base unit of length in the SI. An area of 1.0 square meter is the area of a square that is 1.0 meter on each side.

*Symbol:*

sq m

*Plural:*

square meters

*aka:*

square meter (plural: square meters, US spelling)

## Square meter conversions: direct links

A detailed list with conversions from square meters to other (metric, imperial, or customary) area and surface measurement units is displayed below.

- square meter to acre (sq m to ac)
- square meter to acre (US survey) (sq m to ac)
- square meter to are (sq m to a)
- square meter to carreau
- square meter to centiare (sq m to ca)
- square meter to circular inch (sq m to circ in)
- square meter to circular mil (sq m to cmil)
- square meter to decare (sq m to daa)
- square meter to dunam
- square meter to hectare (sq m to ha)
- square meter to mu
- square meter to ping
- square meter to pyong
- square meter to rood (sq m to ro)
- square meter to section
- square meter to square centimeter (sq m to sq cm)
- square meter to square chain (sq m to sq ch)
- square meter to square decameter (sq m to sq dam)
- square meter to square decimeter (sq m to sq dm)
- square meter to square foot (sq m to sq ft)
- square meter to square hectometer (sq m to sq hm)
- square meter to square inch (sq m to sq in)
- square meter to square kilometer (sq m to sq km)
- square meter to square micrometer (sq m to sq μm)
- square meter to square mil (sq m to sq mil)
- square meter to square mile (sq m to sq mi)
- square meter to square millimeter (sq m to sq mm)
- square meter to square nanometer (sq m to sq nm)
- square meter to square yard (sq m to sq yd)
- square meter to stremma