235/55R15 In Inches

What size tire is 235/55R15 in Inches?

The 235/55R15 equivalent to 25.2x9.3R15 in inches, as follow:

  • 25.2 inches (640mm) stand for the tire diameter, also referred to as the tire height
  • 9.3 inches (235mm) is the tire width, this may also know as the section width
  • 15 inches (381mm) represent the rim diameter or called the wheel diameter that can be mounted on.
InchesMetric
Diameter25.2"640 mm
Tread Width9.3"235 mm
Rim Diameter15"381 mm
Sidewall Height5.1"129 mm
Circumference79.2"2012 mm
Revolutions800"497 mm
tire diameter
9.3"
25.2"
Tire Side
Tire Circumference
79.2"
15"
5.1"
800 Revs/Mile

What is a 235/55R15 tire width?

The 235/55R15 has a width of 9.3 inches or 235 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.

What is 235/55R15 tire diameter?

The 235/55R15 has an overall diameter of 25.2 inches or 639 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 235/55R15?

The size rim of a 235/55R15 tire is 15 inches or 381 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 235/55R15 tire sidewall’s height?

The sidewall height of a 235/55R15 is 5.1 inches or 129 mm tall. It’s measured from the rim to the outer edge of the tire.

What about 235/55R15 tire circumference?

235/55R15 tire has a circumference of 79.2 inches or 2012 mm

How many revolutions for 235/55R15 per mile & kilometer?

The 235/55R15 performs 497 revolutions per kilometer or 800 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 235/55R15 is acceptable?

You can replace the 235/55R15 tires that are within ±3% of the overall tire diameter. In this case, it’s between 24.4 and 26 inches (620mm to 658 mm). Check our tire size chart here or the tire size calculator tool here to find your size.


Tire Size Chart for 15" Wheels:

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20″ Tire Diameter

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22″ Tire Diameter

23″ Tire Diameter

24″ Tire Diameter


25″ Tire Diameter

26″ Tire Diameter

27″ Tire Diameter


28″ Tire Diameter

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30″ Tire Diameter

31″ Tire Diameter

32″ Tire Diameter



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