Square meter and square yard are the units which are used to measure area, an area is a 2-dimensional unit which is actually the measurement of how much 2-dimensional space a particular quantity is taking. Here in this section, we will talk about a square meter and square yard, first thing is that we will first define what is square meter and square yard? And then we will provide you a way to convert square meter to the square yard.

## square meter to square yard

**Square meter **

- The square meter is the unit which is used to measure area, a square meter is a unit which is based on the concept of calculation of the area of a square. The square meter is the unit of area which is equal to the area of the square whose sides are equal to one meter.
- This is the SI unit for an area. Which is widely used around the world.
- The square meter is mainly used in the calculation of area in infrastructure purposes.

**Square yard**

- a square yard is another unit which is used for the calculation of area, one square yard is the unit of area which is equal to the area of one square whose side length is equal to one yard.

- a square yard is equal to the area of 9 square feet, that means suppose you have are equal to one square foot, multiplying the area 9 times will give you the area which is equal to one square yard.

- A square yard is the unit of area, which is mainly used when the area consideration is very less.

**Conversion, **use this equation to convert square meter to the square yard.

- Square meter is equal to 1.196 square yard.
- A square yard is equal to 0.836 square meters.

conversions are more prone to errors, pay your special attention while converting.