How to quickly convert cells between hectares and acres in Excel?

With this article, I introduce the quick tricks to convert values between hectares and acres units in Excel, please be patient to read the below steps.

Convert between hectares and acres with formulas

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Supposing you have a list of values in hectare unit as below screenshot shown, and now convert them to acre unit in Excel.

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1. Select a blank cell next to the list, and type this formula into it =D1* 2.4710538, D1 is the cell you want to convert hectare to acre, and press Enter key, then drag the autofill handle down to apply this formula to cells. See screenshots:

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1. If you want to convert acres to hectares, you can use this formula = D1*0.4046856.

2. Because the results are calculated by formulas, if you want to change them to actual value, you can paste them as value, or click Kutools > To Actual to change them to actual values if you have Kutools for Excel installed.

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If you have Kutools for Excel installed, you can use the Unit Conversion to convert multiple area units as you need quickly.

Kutools for Excel, with more than 300 handy functions, makes your jobs more easier. 

1. Select the values you want to convert to acres, and then click Kutools > Content > Unit Conversion. See screenshot:

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2. In Unit Conversion dialog, select Surface from Units drop down list, and select Hectare from left list, Acre form right list, you can view converted results in Preview pane. See screenshot:

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3. Then click Ok or Apply, now the hectares are converted to acres.

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1. If you want to convert acres to hectares, just select Acre from left list and Hectare from right list in Unit Conversion dialog and click Ok.

2. If you check Add results as comment option, the converted results will be shown as comments.

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With Kutools for Excel’s Unit Conversion, you can convert between mass untis, time units, liquid units, temperature units and so on.

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With Kutools for Excel installed, you also can quickly convert multiple currencies.

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    sandeep · 3 years ago
    how to convert this value in acre i have convert to hectare please resolve
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      Sunny · 3 years ago
      Maybe you can add a equal sign = befor the data, =41/2 to show it as decimal number, then use above methods to convert it from acre to hectare .