When converted, 82 centimeters is equal to 32.28 inches. The formula for converting from centimeters to inches is the product of the number of inches and 0.39; in this case, 82 x 0.39 = 32.28.
There are 2.54 centimeters in 1 inch and 0.39 inches in every centimeter. The centimeter is a unit of length in the metric system, which is a decimal-based system of measurement and the official system of measurement in most countries. The imperial system, which uses inches, feet, yards and miles to measure length, is the official system of measurement in the United States and is used informally in some parts of the British Commonwealth.