165/50R16 Tires

165/50R16 Conversion

When converted to inches, 165/50R16 is equivalent to 22.5x6.5R16.

165/50R16 tire has a section width of 6.5 inches which is the measurement of tire's width from its inner sidewall to its outer sidewall. Rim diameter of 16 inches represents the size of the wheel the tire can be mounted on. Sidewall height of 3.3 inches (83 mm) is the measurement from the wheel rim to top of the tire tread. Overall diameter of 22.5 inches (572 mm) reflects the outer diameter of the tire and stands for tire height. Circumference of 70.7 inches (1796.1 mm) is the outer perimeter of the tire. Tire revolutions indicate the number of times a tire revolves while it covers the distance in miles or kilometers. 165/50R16 tire makes 896 revolutions per mile (557 revolutions per kilometer).

165/50R16 Section Width
6.5"
22.5"
165/50R16 Tire Side
Tire Circumference
70.7"
16"
3.3"
896 Revs/Mile
Metric Inches
Overall Diameter (Tire Height) 572 mm 22.5"
Tread Width 165 mm 6.5"
Rim Diameter 406.4 mm 16"
Sidewall Height 83 mm 3.3"
Circumference 1796.1 mm 70.7"
Revolutions 557 per km 896 per mile

165/50R16 Replacement Tire Sizes

Replacement tires have to be within 3% of the original tire's overall diameter. 165/50R16 tire can be replaced with 17 compatible tire sizes. Select optional plus size to see its specs.

Tire Size Overall Diameter Difference
215/35R16 21.9" (556 mm) -2.8%
195/40R16 22.1" (562 mm) -1.7%
165/40R17 22.2" (564 mm) -1.4%
115/70R16 22.4" (568 mm) -0.7%
135/60R16 22.4" (568 mm) -0.7%
205/40R16 22.4" (570 mm) -0.3%
245/35R16 22.8" (578 mm) 1%
215/40R16 22.8" (578 mm) 1%
165/45R17 22.8" (580 mm) 1.4%
195/45R16 22.9" (582 mm) 1.7%
175/50R16 22.9" (582 mm) 1.7%
125/70R16 22.9" (582 mm) 1.7%
215/35R17 22.9" (582 mm) 1.7%
255/35R16 23" (584 mm) 2.1%
225/40R16 23.1" (586 mm) 2.4%
195/40R17 23.1" (588 mm) 2.8%
165/40R18 23.2" (589 mm) 3%