# LT265/70R17 in inches

## How tall is a LT265 70R17 tire?

When converted to inches, the equivalent of a LT265/70R17 tire size is 31.6x10.4R17. It means that:

• height overall (or diameter) is 31.6 inches
• tread width is 10.4 inches
• wheel diameter is 17 inches

## LT265/70R17 tire size in inches

Height / overall diameter
31.6 inches
10.4 inches
Sidewall
7.3 inches
Wheel diameter
17 inches
Circumference
99.2 inches
Revolutions
639 per mile

## LT265/70R17 — what does it mean?

• LT means "light truck"
• 265 stands for tread width in millimeters
• 70 is an aspect ration between the tread width and the sidewall in percents
• R means that the tire has a radial construction
• 17 is a wheel diameter (or rim) in inches

## How to convert LT265 70R17 to inches?

First of all, we need to divide 265 mm (width) by 25.4 (mm to inch conversion), which will give us a width of 10.4″. Then, 70% of the 10.4″ will result in 7.3″ sidewall.

To get the total height or tire diameter, we need to sum the 17″ rim diameter with two of the sidewall heights. It will result in a 31.6″ total tire diameter (or height).

For your convenience, below is a table for LT265/70R17 conversion to inches:

Inches Metric
Overall diameter (height) 31.6″ 803 mm
Wheel diameter 17″ 803 mm
Sidewall height 7.3″ 186 mm
Circumference 99.2″ 2521 mm
Revolutions 639 / ml 397 / km

## Alternatives to a LT265/70R17 tire

If you're looking to upsize your LT265 70R17 tires, try to stay within 3% deviation of an overall diameter for safety reasons.

Tire Tire diameter Width Wheel Size
265/70R17 31.6″ 0% 10.4″ 17″
P265/70R17 31.6″ 0% 10.4″ 17″
LT255/75R17 32″ 0.31% 10″ 17″
255/75R17 32″ 0.31% 10″ 17″
245/75R17 31.4″ -0.16% 9.6″ 17″
235/80R17 31.8″ 0.16% 9.3″ 17″
275/70R17 32.2″ 0.46% 10.8″ 17″
275/65R17 31″ -0.5% 10.8″ 17″
285/65R17 31.6″ 0% 11.2″ 17″
255/70R17 31″ -0.5% 10″ 17″