# Convert square decimeters to square meters

Enter the number of square decimeters you want to convert to square meters in the text box below. The conversion to area in square meters will update as you type.

{"answerString":"0.01","answerSymbol":"square meters"}## Precise decimal and fraction answers

The conversion in square meters rounded to six significant decimal places is **1 dm ^{2} = 0.0100000 m^{2}.**
The precise fraction answer is

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^{1}/_{100}m^{2}### Decimal Precision

Conversion from one to ten decimal places

- 1 dm
^{2}=**0.01 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.010 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.0100 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.01000 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.010000 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.0100000 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.01000000 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.010000000 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.0100000000 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.01000000000 m**^{2}

## Square decimeters to square meters conversion factor and formulas

FormulaThe conversion factor between square decimeters and square meters is 100. This represents the ratio of square decimeters per one square meter. To calculate the value in square meters, we can either divide by the conversion factor or multiply by its inverse.

### Division

To convert from square decimeters to square meters, divide square decimeters by 100.

The formula is expressed as:

*dm ^{2} ÷ 100 = m^{2}*

### Multiplication

Alternatively we can multiply by the inverse conversion factor to get the same result.

The inverse of 100 is 1/100 or 0.01.
To convert from square decimeters to square meters, multiply square decimeters by 0.01.

The formula is expressed as:

*dm ^{2} × 0.01 = m^{2}*

## About this conversion

A conversion from square decimeters to square meters are units within in the metric (SI) or SI compatible systems.

## Reverse this conversion

Convert from square meters to square decimeters instead.

## 1 square decimeters to other area units

### Metric

- 1 dm
^{2}=**1×10**^{-6}ha - 1 dm
^{2}=**1×10**^{-8}km^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.01 m**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**1 dm**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**100 cm**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**10,000 mm**^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**1×10**^{10}µ^{2} - 1 dm
^{2}=**1×10**^{16}nm^{2}

### Imperial/U.S.

- 1 dm
^{2}=**2.471×10**^{-6}acre - 1 dm
^{2}=**3.861×10**^{-9}sq mi - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.012 sq yd** - 1 dm
^{2}=**0.108 sq ft** - 1 dm
^{2}=**15.5 sq in**

## References and Citations

- International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) The International System of Units (SI)

## Square decimeters to square meters conversion table

dm^{2} |
m^{2} |
---|---|

1 dm^{2} |
0.01 m^{2} |

2 dm^{2} |
0.02 m^{2} |

3 dm^{2} |
0.03 m^{2} |

4 dm^{2} |
0.04 m^{2} |

5 dm^{2} |
0.05 m^{2} |

6 dm^{2} |
0.06 m^{2} |

7 dm^{2} |
0.07 m^{2} |

8 dm^{2} |
0.08 m^{2} |

9 dm^{2} |
0.09 m^{2} |

10 dm^{2} |
0.1 m^{2} |

dm^{2} |
m^{2} |
---|---|

20 dm^{2} |
0.2 m^{2} |

30 dm^{2} |
0.3 m^{2} |

40 dm^{2} |
0.4 m^{2} |

50 dm^{2} |
0.5 m^{2} |

60 dm^{2} |
0.6 m^{2} |

70 dm^{2} |
0.7 m^{2} |

80 dm^{2} |
0.8 m^{2} |

90 dm^{2} |
0.9 m^{2} |

100 dm^{2} |
1 m^{2} |

1,000 dm^{2} |
10 m^{2} |

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