acres To hectare Converter

(ac to ha converter)

Convert Acres to Hectares

 From: acres To: hectares

Effortlessly Convert Acres to Hectares with Our Accurate Tool

(Last Updated On: 2024-04-04)

Discover the ease of converting land measurements from acres to hectares with Newtum's accurate ac to ha converter tool. Start converting now!

What are acres and hectare

Definition of acres

An acre is a unit of area used in the imperial and US customary systems. It is traditionally defined as the area of one chain by one furlong (66 by 660 feet), which is exactly equal to 1/640 of a square mile, 43,560 square feet, or about 4,047 square meters.

Definition of hectare

A hectare is a metric unit of area defined as 10,000 square meters. It is commonly used across the world for measuring large plots of land. One hectare represents a square with 100 meters on each side, providing a visual sense of the size of this unit.

acres to hectare Conversion Table

Acres (ac) Hectares (ha)
0.1 ac 0.0405 ha
0.2 ac 0.0809 ha
0.3 ac 0.1214 ha
0.4 ac 0.1619 ha
0.5 ac 0.2023 ha
0.6 ac 0.2428 ha
0.7 ac 0.2833 ha
0.8 ac 0.3237 ha
0.9 ac 0.3642 ha
1 ac 0.4047 ha

Conversion of acres to hectare

Example 1:
Convert 2 ac to ha:
2 ac = 2 Ã— 0.4047 ha = 0.8094 ha

Example 2:
Convert 5 ac to ha:
5 ac = 5 Ã— 0.4047 ha = 2.0235 ha

History of acres and hectare

The acres to hectare conversion has been a crucial part of land measurement since the adoption of the metric system. This conversion helps in standardizing land size measurements for international understanding and transactions, bridging the gap between imperial and metric units.

How to use acres to hectare Converter

• Enter the number of acres you want to convert in the input field.
• Click the 'Convert' button to initiate the conversion.
• View the result displayed in hectares.
• If needed, clear the input to perform a new conversion.

Real Life Applications of acres to hectare

Explore the practical utility of converting acres to hectares and how it streamlines land-related calculations in various fields.

• Real estate professionals use it to convert land sizes for international clients.
• Farmers and agronomists apply it to manage field areas for planning and subsidies.
• Environmental scientists utilize the conversion for reporting land usage in ecological studies.

Solved Examples ac to ha

Example 1:
For converting 10 acres to hectares:
10 ac = 10 Ã— 0.4047 ha = 4.047 ha

Example 2:
For converting 25 acres to hectares:
25 ac = 25 Ã— 0.4047 ha = 10.1175 ha