Unit Conversions

List of Unit conversions for civil engineers


Here is the List of unit conversions for civil engineers related to Length, Weight, Time, Area, Volume and Pressure.

These are very much useful for quick calculations in competitive exams. This list of unit conversion can be downloaded for quick reference.

List of Unit Conversion – Length

  • 1 cm=10 mm
  • 1 m= 100 cm
  • 1m =1000 mm
  • 1m =1.09 yard
  • 1m =3.28 feet
  • 1m =39.37 inch
  • 1km=1000 m
  • 1km=100000 cm
  • 1km=1000000 mm
  • 1km=0.62 mile
  • 1 km=1093.6 yard
  • 1km=3280.84 feet
  • 1km=39370 inch
  • 1 km=0.53 nautical mile

List of Unit conversion – Weight

  • 1 gm=1000 mg
  • 1 kg=1000 g
  • 1 ton=907.1 kg
  • 1 tonne=1000 kg
  • 1 stone=6.35 kg
  • 1 stone=14 pounds

List of Unit Conversion – Area

  • 1 sq cm=100 sq mm
  • 1 sq m=10000 sq cm
  • 1 sq m=10.7 sq ft
  • 1 sq m=1.19 sq yard
  • 1 sq m=1550 sq inch
  • 1 acre=0.004 sq km
  • 1 acre=4046.8 sq m
  • 1 acre=0.0015 sq mile
  • 1 acre=4840 sq yard
  • 1 acre=43560 sq ft
  • 1 acre=0.4046 hectare
  •  1 ha=10000 sq m
  • 1 ha=0.01 sq km
  • 1 ha=10000 sq m
  • 1 ha=0.00386 sq mile
  • 1 ha=11959.9 sq yard
  • 1 ha=107639 sq ft
  • 1 ha=2.47 acres

List of unit conversion – Volume

  • 1 cum=1000 lit
  • 1 cum=33814 fluid ounce
  • 1 cum=264 gallon
  • 1 cum=2113 pint
  • 1 cum=67628 table spoon
  • 1 cum=202884 tea spoon
  • 1 cum=220 imp gallon
  • 1 cum=1759.7 imperial pint
  • 1 cum=56312.1 imperial table spoon
  • 1 cum=168936 imperial tea spoon
  • 1 cum=35.314 cu ft
  • 1 cum=61023 cu inch
  • 1 lit=1000 ml
  • 1 lit=33.8 fluid ounce
  • 1 lit=0.264 gallon
  • 1 lit=2.11 pint
  • 1 lit=67.6 tablespoon
  • 1 lit=202.8 tea spoon
  • 1 lit=0.001 cum
  • 1 lit=0.219 Imperial gallon
  • 1 lit=1.76 Imperial pint
  • 1 lit=56.31 table spoon
  • 1 lit=168.93 Imperial tea spoon
  • 1 lit=0.035 cu ft
  • 1 lit=61.023 cu inch

Time unit conversions

  • 1 min=60 sec
  • 1 hr=60 min
  • 1 day=24 hrs
  • 1 year=12 months
  • 1 day=86400 sec
  • 1 day=1440 min
  • 1 day=24 hrs
  • 1 month=30 days
  • 1 year=365 days
  • 1 year=8760 hrs
  • 1 year=525600 min

Pressure unit conversions

  • 1 N/sqm=0.0001 lb/sq inch
  • 1 N/sqm=1 pa
  • 1 kn/sqm=0.001 N / sqmm

Also Find here the Scope & career and Basics for all practising civil engineers.

Also, Here is for your information regarding the General abbreviations used in daily life for Example USB which is Universal serial bus