3 metres equals approximately 9.84 feet or 118.11 inches. Moreover, 3 metres are equivalent to 3.28 yards. Multiply a length given in metres by 39.37 to convert it to inches.
The metre is the base unit of length in the International System of Units and a metric unit. The centimetre and millimetre, which are defined as 0.01 and 0.001 of a metre, are two component units of the metre. Since 1959, the inch has been defined and universally recognised as having the same value as 25.4 millimetres. The average male adult measures 1.75 metres in height.