225/55R17 In Inches

What size tire is 225/55R17 in Inches?

The 225/55R17 equivalent to 26.7x8.9R17 in inches, as follow:

  • 26.7 inches (679mm) stand for the tire diameter, also referred to as the tire height
  • 8.9 inches (225mm) is the tire width, this may also know as the section width
  • 17 inches (432mm) represent the rim diameter or called the wheel diameter that can be mounted on.
Diameter26.7"679 mm
Tread Width8.9"225 mm
Rim Diameter17"432 mm
Sidewall Height4.9"124 mm
Circumference84.2"2139 mm
Revolutions753"468 mm
tire diameter
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Tire Circumference
753 Revs/Mile

What is a 225/55R17 tire width?

The 225/55R17 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 inner sidewall’s widest point and the outer 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.

How big is a 225/55R17 tire’s height?

The overall diameter of a 225/55R17 is 26.8 inches or 680 mm tall (measurement of a tire’s outside diameter through its exact center when inflated with no load.

What size rim do I need for 225/55R17?

The size rim of a 225/55R17 tire is 17 inches or 432 mm tall. This number represents the distance between the two bead seat areas where the tire is sealed onto the wheel.

How tall is a 225/55R17 tire sidewall’s height?

The sidewall height of a 225/55R17 is 4.9 inches or 124 mm tall. It’s measured from the rim to the outer edge of the tire.

What about 225/55R17 tire circumference?

225/55R17 tire has a circumference of 84.2 inches or 2139 mm

How many revolutions for 225/55R17 per mile & kilometer?

The 225/55R17 performs 468 revolutions per kilometer or 753 revolutions per mile. Revolutions per mile indicate the number of times a tire revolves while it covers the distance of one mile/kilometer

What’s wider or narrow than 225/55R17 is acceptable?

You can replace the 225/55R17 tires that are within ±3% of the overall tire diameter. In this case, it’s between 26 and 27.6 inches (660mm to 700 mm). Check our tire size chart here or the tire size calculator tool here to find your size.

Tire Size Chart for 17" Wheels:

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