›› Measurement unit: cubic meter

Full name: cubic metre

Plural form: cubic meters

Symbol: m3

Alternate spelling: cubic metres

Category type: volume

Scale factor: 1


›› SI unit: cubic meter

The SI derived unit for volume is the cubic meter.


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›› Definition: Cubic meter

The cubic metre (symbol m³) is the SI derived unit of volume. It is the volume of a cube with edges one metre in length. Older equivalents were the stere and the kilolitre.


›› Sample conversions: cubic meter

cubic meter to tablespoon [US]
cubic meter to barrel [US, dry]
cubic meter to quarter [UK, liquid]
cubic meter to cubic hectometre
cubic meter to gram [water]
cubic meter to cubic dekametre
cubic meter to pipe [UK]
cubic meter to cubic millimetre
cubic meter to barrel [US, beer]
cubic meter to dekalitre