This tool is designed for effortless conversions between cubic feet (ft³) and cubic meters (m³). It’s perfect for professionals and students in fields such as construction, engineering, or academics who require quick and accurate volume conversions.

Cubic Feet to Cubic Meters Calculator

Convert cubic feet to cubic meters and vice versa. Enter a value in either field to get the result.

How to Use the Calculator

Using the calculator is simple: Enter a number in the cubic feet field to get its equivalent in cubic meters, or vice versa. The conversion is automatic and works both ways, allowing for quick calculations and reverse calculations.


Cubic feet and cubic meters are common units for measuring volume. The formula for converting between these two units is straightforward:

  • 1 cubic foot (ft³) is equal to 0.0283168 cubic meters (m³).
  • Conversely, 1 cubic meter (m³) is equal to 35.3147 cubic feet (ft³).

Precalculated Conversion Table

Cubic Feet (ft³) Cubic Meters (m³)
1 0.0283
5 0.1416
10 0.2832
20 0.5663
50 1.4158
100 2.8317

Cubic Feet to Cubic Meters Converter Online

Educational Insight and History

The use of volume measurements like cubic feet and cubic meters dates back to ancient times. The cubic foot has been a traditional unit in British and American systems, while the cubic meter, a metric system unit, is standardized in the International System of Units (SI). These units are essential in diverse fields, including architecture, shipping, and resource management. The calculator serves as a bridge between these two units, enhancing understanding and efficiency in practical applications.