On this page you can convert millimeters to centimeters. Just enter the original number in mm, click on the button and find out the result.
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How to convert mm to cm?
To convert mm to cm, all you need to know is the value of 1 millimeter to centimeter (1 mm to cm). As there are 10 millimeters in one centimeter (1 centimeter = 10 millimeters), it means that there are 0.1 centimeters in one millimeter (1 mm = 0.1 cm).
Knowing this, you can convert any number of millimeters to centimeters. Your original length in mm is multiplied by 0.1 (or divided by 10):
Length in cm = Length in mm × 0.1
The result of the calculation is your answer in centimeters.
Example of millimeter to centimeter conversion
If you need to convert millimeter to centimeter, just multiply the value by 0.1. For example, if the length is 33 mm, you have to calculate it in such way:
33 × 0.1 = 3.3
The result mean that 33 mm to centimeters are 3.3 cm.
By the way, a similar result would be obtained if you divided the number by 10:
33 ÷ 10 = 3.3
Now you know how to recalculate millimeter to cm, but it is easier just to use our converter. Use it, if it is necessary to find out the result quickly or check yourself and your calculations.