# Convert 5 Feet 8 Inches to Centimeters

## How many centimeters in 5 Feet 8 Inches?

Answer: 5'8" = 172.72 cm

5 Feet 8 Inches is equal to 172.72 Centimeters

## Explanation of 5ft 8in to Centimeters Conversion

Feet to Centimeters Conversion Formula: cm = (ft × 30.48) + (in × 2.54)

According to 'feet to cm' conversion formula if you want to convert 5 Feet 8 Inches to Centimeters you have to multiply 5 by 30.48. Then convert inches to cm by multiplying 8 by 2.54 (according to Inches to cm conversion formula). And add up the results.

Here is the complete solution:

(5′ × 30.48) + (8″ × 2.54)

=

152.4 + 20.32

=

172.72 cm

(one hundred seventy-two point seven two centimeters)

## About "Feet to Centimeters" Calculator

This converter will help you to convert Feet to Centimeters (ft to cm). For example, it can help you find out how many centimeters in 5 Feet 8 Inches? (The answer is: 172.72). Or how tall is 5 Feet 8 Inches in cm? Enter the number of Feet (e.g. '5'), number of Inches (e.g. '8') and hit the 'Convert' button.

5'8" = 172.72 cm