# Area Unit Conversion

An area unit converter is an online tool that helps you convert one unit of measurement of an area into another. This area unit converter can be used to convert between numerous units of measurement like square feet, square metre, square yards, hectares, acres, etc.

Every unit of length has a corresponding unit of area, namely the area of a square with the given side length. Thus areas can be measured in square metres (m^{2}), square centimetres (cm^{2}), square millimetres (mm^{2}), square kilometres (km^{2}), square feet (ft^{2}), square yards (yd^{2}), square miles (mi^{2}) etc. The SI unit of area is the square metre, which is considered an SI derived unit.