215/70R16 Tires

215/70R16 Conversion

When converted to inches, 215/70R16 is equivalent to 27.9x8.5R16.

215/70R16 tire has a section width of 8.5 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 5.9 inches (151 mm) is the measurement from the wheel rim to top of the tire tread. Overall diameter of 27.9 inches (708 mm) reflects the outer diameter of the tire and stands for tire height. Circumference of 87.6 inches (2223.1 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. 215/70R16 tire makes 723 revolutions per mile (450 revolutions per kilometer).

215/70R16 Section Width
8.5"
27.9"
215/70R16 Tire Side
Tire Circumference
87.6"
16"
5.9"
723 Revs/Mile
Metric Inches
Overall Diameter (Tire Height) 708 mm 27.9"
Tread Width 215 mm 8.5"
Rim Diameter 406.4 mm 16"
Sidewall Height 151 mm 5.9"
Circumference 2223.1 mm 87.6"
Revolutions 450 per km 723 per mile

215/70R16 Replacement Tire Sizes

Replacement tires have to be within 3% of the original tire's overall diameter. 215/70R16 tire can be replaced with 61 compatible tire sizes. Select optional plus size to see its specs.

Tire Size Overall Diameter Difference
255/45R18 27" (687 mm) -3%
255/50R17 27.1" (688 mm) -2.8%
235/60R16 27.1" (688 mm) -2.8%
145/80R18 27.1" (689 mm) -2.7%
165/70R18 27.1" (689 mm) -2.7%
215/60R17 27.2" (690 mm) -2.5%
315/45R16 27.2" (690 mm) -2.5%
355/40R16 27.2" (690 mm) -2.5%
235/55R17 27.2" (690 mm) -2.5%
295/40R18 27.3" (693 mm) -2.1%
215/55R18 27.3" (693 mm) -2.1%
235/50R18 27.3" (693 mm) -2.1%
145/90R17 27.3" (694 mm) -2%
205/70R16 27.3" (694 mm) -2%
265/45R18 27.4" (695 mm) -1.8%
165/80R17 27.4" (696 mm) -1.7%
225/65R16 27.5" (698 mm) -1.4%
205/65R17 27.5" (698 mm) -1.4%
195/75R16 27.5" (698 mm) -1.4%
295/45R17 27.5" (698 mm) -1.4%
345/35R18 27.5" (699 mm) -1.3%
245/60R16 27.6" (700 mm) -1.1%
305/40R18 27.6" (701 mm) -1%
295/50R16 27.6" (702 mm) -0.8%
185R16 27.6" (702 mm) -0.8%
225/60R17 27.6" (702 mm) -0.8%
245/55R17 27.6" (702 mm) -0.8%
205/60R18 27.7" (703 mm) -0.7%
145/85R18 27.7" (703 mm) -0.7%
245/50R18 27.7" (703 mm) -0.7%
275/45R18 27.8" (705 mm) -0.4%
155/80R18 27.8" (705 mm) -0.4%
225/55R18 27.8" (705 mm) -0.4%
305/45R17 27.8" (706 mm) -0.3%
275/50R17 27.9" (708 mm) 0%
275/55R16 27.9" (708 mm) 0%
345/40R17 27.9" (708 mm) 0%
315/40R18 27.9" (709 mm) 0.1%
215/65R17 28" (712 mm) 0.6%
255/55R17 28" (712 mm) 0.6%
255/60R16 28" (712 mm) 0.6%
155/90R17 28" (712 mm) 0.6%
235/65R16 28" (712 mm) 0.6%
285/45R18 28.1" (713 mm) 0.7%
255/50R18 28.1" (713 mm) 0.7%
235/60R17 28.1" (714 mm) 0.8%
205/75R16 28.1" (714 mm) 0.8%
235/55R18 28.1" (715 mm) 1%
315/45R17 28.2" (716 mm) 1.1%
195/80R16 28.3" (718 mm) 1.4%
155/85R18 28.4" (721 mm) 1.8%
225/70R16 28.4" (722 mm) 2%
295/45R18 28.5" (723 mm) 2.1%
265/50R18 28.5" (723 mm) 2.1%
265/60R16 28.5" (724 mm) 2.3%
265/55R17 28.5" (724 mm) 2.3%
225/65R17 28.5" (724 mm) 2.3%
245/60R17 28.6" (726 mm) 2.5%
245/55R18 28.6" (727 mm) 2.7%
225/60R18 28.6" (727 mm) 2.7%
215/75R16 28.7" (728 mm) 2.8%