How big is a 225/55R15 tire’s height?
The overall diameter of a 225/55R15 is 24.8 inches or 629 mm tall (measurement of a tire’s outside diameter through its exact center when inflated with no load.
How wide is a 225/55R15 tire’s width?
The 225/55R15 has a width of 8.9 inches or 225 mm wide. This is the measurement of the tire at its thickest point, the distance between the outer sidewall’s widest point and the inner sidewall’s widest point. This physical width of the tire can change if the tire is mounted on a wheel slightly wider or narrower than the size indicated by the rim width.
What is a 225/55R15 tire sidewall height?
The 225/55R15 has a sidewall height of 4.9 inches or 124 mm tall. It’s measured from the rim to the outer edge of the tire.
What size rim do you need for 225/55R15?
The 225/55R15 tire has a size rim of 15 inches or 381 mm. This number represents the distance between the two bead seat areas where the tire is sealed onto the wheel.
How many revolutions for 225/55R15 per mile or kilometer?
The 225/55R15 performs 813 revolutions per mile or 505 revolutions per kilometer. Revolutions per mile indicate the number of times a tire revolves while it covers the distance of one mile/kilometer
How about 225/55R15 tire circumference?
The circumference of 225/55R15 is 77.9 inches or 1979 mm.
What’s wider or narrow than 225/55R15 is acceptable?
You can replace the 225/55R15 tires that are within ±3% of the overall tire diameter. In this case, it’s between 24.1 and 25.5 inches (610mm to 648 mm). Check our tire size chart here or the tire size calculator tool here to find your size.