215/55R16 in Inches

215/55R16 tire size conversion to inches with detailed visualization of tire height, width, diameter, rim size and more.

What is 215/55R16 in inches?

When we convert 215/55R16 to inches, it is equivalent to 25.3x8.5R16. Let us break down the tire size dimensions for better understanding. 8.5 inches or 215 mm stand for section width, or width of the tire tread. 25.3 inches or 642 mm represent the overall diameter of the tire, or tire height. 16 inches is the rim diameter, or the diameter of the wheel the tire can be mounted on.

215/55R16 Section Width
8.5"
25.3"
215/55R16 Tire Side
Tire Circumference
79.4"
16"
4.6"
798 Revs/Mile
Metric Inches
Overall Diameter 642 mm 25.3"
Tread Width 215 mm 8.5"
Rim Diameter 406 mm 16"
Sidewall Height 118 mm 4.6"
Circumference 2016 mm 79.4"
Revolutions 496 per km 798 per mile
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What is 215/55R16 tire width?

215/55R16 tire has a width of 8.5 inches or 215 mm that reflects the measurement of tire's width from its inner sidewall to its outer sidewall at the widest point (excluding decorations, protective ribs or raised letters). Tire width is also called tread width, section width or cross section width. Tire width should be measured without any load placed upon the tire after it has been properly inflated and mounted on its industry assigned measuring rim.

What is 215/55R16 tire height?

215/55R16 tire has an overall diameter of 25.3 inches or 642 mm that represents the outer diameter of the tire or tire height.

What is 215/55R16 tire sidewall height?

215/55R16 tire has a sidewall height of 4.6 inches or 118 mm which is the measurement of tire sidewall from the wheel rim to the top of tire tread. Tire sidewall height or "profile" depends on aspect ratio - lower aspect ratio means lower tire profile.

What is 215/55R16 rim diameter?

Rim or wheel diameter is generally measured in inches, representing the size of the wheel the tire can be mounted on. 215/55R16 tire can be mounted on 16 inch wheels.

What is 215/55R16 tire circumference?

215/55R16 tire has a circumference of 79.4 inches or 2016 mm that represents the outer perimeter of the tire.

How many revolutions 215/55R16 tire makes?

Tire revolutions indicate the number of times a tire revolves while it covers the distance of a mile or a kilometer. 215/55R16 tire completes 798 revolutions per mile or 496 revolutions per kilometer.

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