In this article, we’ll discuss two different methods to convert form yards to meters so that you can convert the required value without trouble.

## Yards (yd)

The yard is an English unit of length (symbolises as ‘**yd**‘) in both the British imperial and US customary measurement systems. It has been standardised as exactly ** 0.9144 metres** by international agreement since 1959. A mile is 1,760 yards long and yard equals to 3 feet and 6 inches.

## Meters (m)

The metre or meter is the base unit of length in the **SI System** (International System of Units). The SI unit symbol for meter is ‘**m**‘. The meter is currently defined as the length of light’s path through space in * 1/ 299792458 of a second*.

## How to convert from yards to meters?

Here we are explaining two methods for the conversion so you will be able to choose according to you preference.

Related : How to convert meter to yards?

### By Using Converter

In the box as shown in the image, enter the quantity of yards you would like to change and click ‘**Convert**‘ for the result to appear in the equal amount of meters. And you’ll get your results. Our yards – meters converter is easy and accurate to use!

In addition, For the opposite calculation, go to convert meters to yards.

## By Using Formula

The Second method to convert yards to meter is very simple. A simple and effective way to do conversion from yards to meters is by **dividing** the yards (length) value by **1.094**.

**m** = **yd** / **1.094**

Since, 1 yard is equal to 0.9144 meters, there are 0.9144 meters in every yard. So, multiply that number by the number of yards to get the number of meters.

meters=yards×0.9144

Let’s have a look at an example for better understanding –

**Problem** : How to convert 100 yards to meters? (using the formula above)

**Formula** : ‘meters = yards × 0.9144’

**Solution** :

100 y = (100 × 0.9144)

` = 91.44 m`