# Convert square yards to hectares

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square yards (sq yd)
1 square yards = 8.361×10-5 hectares

## Precise decimal and fraction answers

The conversion in hectares rounded to six significant decimal places is 1 sq yd = 8.36127E-05 ha. The precise fraction answer is 10/119599 ha.

### Decimal Precision

Conversion from one to ten decimal places

• 1 sq yd = 8E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.4E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.36E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.361E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.3613E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.36127E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.361274E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.3612736E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.36127360E-05 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.361273600E-05 ha

## Square yards to hectares conversion factor and formulas

Formula

The conversion factor between square yards and hectares is 11,959.9. This represents the ratio of square yards per one hectare. To calculate the value in hectares, we can either divide by the conversion factor or multiply by its inverse.

### Division

To convert from square yards to hectares, divide square yards by 11,959.9.
The formula is expressed as:
sq yd ÷ 11,959.9 = ha

### Multiplication

Alternatively we can multiply by the inverse conversion factor to get the same result.
The inverse of 11,959.9 is 1/11,959.9 or 0. To convert from square yards to hectares, multiply square yards by 0.
The formula is expressed as:
sq yd × 0 = ha

Converting square yards to hectares is a conversion between units from separate unit systems - square yards are US Customary / UK Imperial defined units while hectares are metric (SI) .

SI Unit

The hectare is a metric measure of area defined by a square with sides 100 meters in length. One hundred hectares equal a square kilometer. The unit is widely used in the measure of large areas of land. While it is not an official SI unit, the hectare is fully compatible with the metric system and used in most countries which have adopted metric units.

## Reverse this conversion

Convert from hectares to square yards instead.

## 1 square yards to other area units

### Metric

• 1 sq yd = 8.361×10-5 ha
• 1 sq yd = 8.361×10-7 km2
• 1 sq yd = 0.836 m2
• 1 sq yd = 83.613 dm2
• 1 sq yd = 8,361.274 cm2
• 1 sq yd = 836,127.36 mm2
• 1 sq yd = 8.361×1011 µ2
• 1 sq yd = 8.361×1017 nm2

### Imperial/U.S.

• 1 sq yd = 2.066×10-4 acre
• 1 sq yd = 3.228×10-7 sq mi
• 1 sq yd = 1 sq yd
• 1 sq yd = 9 sq ft
• 1 sq yd = 1,296 sq in

## References and Citations

1. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) General Tables of Units of Measurement
2. International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) The International System of Units (SI)

## Square yards to hectares conversion table

sq yd ha
1 sq yd 8.361×10-5 ha
2 sq yd 1.672×10-4 ha
3 sq yd 2.508×10-4 ha
4 sq yd 3.345×10-4 ha
5 sq yd 4.181×10-4 ha
6 sq yd 5.017×10-4 ha
7 sq yd 5.853×10-4 ha
8 sq yd 6.689×10-4 ha
9 sq yd 7.525×10-4 ha
10 sq yd 8.361×10-4 ha
sq yd ha
20 sq yd 0.002 ha
30 sq yd 0.003 ha
40 sq yd 0.003 ha
50 sq yd 0.004 ha
60 sq yd 0.005 ha
70 sq yd 0.006 ha
80 sq yd 0.007 ha
90 sq yd 0.008 ha
100 sq yd 0.008 ha
1,000 sq yd 0.084 ha