What is 5 Feet 8.5 Inches in Centimeters?

How tall is 5 ft 8.5 in centimeters? How high is 5 foot 8.5? Use this easy calculator to convert feet and inches to metric.
5 Feet, 8.5 Inches =
173.99 Centimeters
(exact result)
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Height Percentiles - United States
For each height, this table shows the percentage of Americans, aged 20-29, who are less than that height. Source
Height Men Women
4′11″ n/a 2.6%
5′0″ n/a 5.7%
5′1″ n/a 12.3%
5′2″ n/a 20.8%
5′3″ n/a 30.4%
5′4″ 3.7% 43.5%
5′5″ 7.2% 54.1%
5′6″ 11.6% 72.4%
5′7″ 20.6% 82.3%
5′8″ 33.1% 90.3%
5′9″ 42.2% 94.1%
5′10″ 58.6% 97.6%
5′11″ 70.7% > 99%
6′0″ 79.9% > 99%
6′1″ 89.0% > 99%
6′2″ 94.1% > 99%
6′3″ 98.3% > 99%
6′4″ > 99% > 99%
Height Conversion Table
(some results rounded)
Height Inches Feet cm Meters
5′8.50″ 68.50 5.7083 173.99 1.7399
5′8.51″ 68.51 5.7092 174.02 1.7402
5′8.52″ 68.52 5.7100 174.04 1.7404
5′8.53″ 68.53 5.7108 174.07 1.7407
5′8.54″ 68.54 5.7117 174.09 1.7409
5′8.55″ 68.55 5.7125 174.12 1.7412
5′8.56″ 68.56 5.7133 174.14 1.7414
5′8.57″ 68.57 5.7142 174.17 1.7417
5′8.58″ 68.58 5.7150 174.19 1.7419
5′8.59″ 68.59 5.7158 174.22 1.7422
5′8.60″ 68.60 5.7167 174.24 1.7424
5′8.61″ 68.61 5.7175 174.27 1.7427
5′8.62″ 68.62 5.7183 174.29 1.7429
5′8.63″ 68.63 5.7192 174.32 1.7432
5′8.64″ 68.64 5.7200 174.35 1.7435
5′8.65″ 68.65 5.7208 174.37 1.7437
5′8.66″ 68.66 5.7217 174.40 1.7440
5′8.67″ 68.67 5.7225 174.42 1.7442
5′8.68″ 68.68 5.7233 174.45 1.7445
5′8.69″ 68.69 5.7242 174.47 1.7447
5′8.70″ 68.70 5.7250 174.50 1.7450
5′8.71″ 68.71 5.7258 174.52 1.7452
5′8.72″ 68.72 5.7267 174.55 1.7455
5′8.73″ 68.73 5.7275 174.57 1.7457
5′8.74″ 68.74 5.7283 174.60 1.7460
5′8.75″ 68.75 5.7292 174.63 1.7463
5′8.76″ 68.76 5.7300 174.65 1.7465
5′8.77″ 68.77 5.7308 174.68 1.7468
5′8.78″ 68.78 5.7317 174.70 1.7470
5′8.79″ 68.79 5.7325 174.73 1.7473
5′8.80″ 68.80 5.7333 174.75 1.7475
5′8.81″ 68.81 5.7342 174.78 1.7478
5′8.82″ 68.82 5.7350 174.80 1.7480
5′8.83″ 68.83 5.7358 174.83 1.7483
5′8.84″ 68.84 5.7367 174.85 1.7485
5′8.85″ 68.85 5.7375 174.88 1.7488
5′8.86″ 68.86 5.7383 174.90 1.7490
5′8.87″ 68.87 5.7392 174.93 1.7493
5′8.88″ 68.88 5.7400 174.96 1.7496
5′8.89″ 68.89 5.7408 174.98 1.7498
5′8.90″ 68.90 5.7417 175.01 1.7501
5′8.91″ 68.91 5.7425 175.03 1.7503
5′8.92″ 68.92 5.7433 175.06 1.7506
5′8.93″ 68.93 5.7442 175.08 1.7508
5′8.94″ 68.94 5.7450 175.11 1.7511
5′8.95″ 68.95 5.7458 175.13 1.7513
5′8.96″ 68.96 5.7467 175.16 1.7516
5′8.97″ 68.97 5.7475 175.18 1.7518
5′8.98″ 68.98 5.7483 175.21 1.7521
5′8.99″ 68.99 5.7492 175.23 1.7523