There are 118.11 inches, or approximately 9.84 feet, in 3 meters. Additionally, 3 meters are also equal to 3.28 yards. To convert from meters to inches, multiply a given length in meters by 39.37.
The meter is a metric unit, and it is the base unit of length in the International System of Units. Some component units of the meter are the centimeter and millimeter, which are defined as 0.01 and 0.001 of a meter respectively. The U.S customary unit of an inch has been defined and internationally accepted to have an equivalence of 25.4 millimeters since 1959. The average human adult male is 1.75 meters tall.