255/50R16 Tires

255/50R16 Conversion

When converted to inches, 255/50R16 is equivalent to 26.1x10R16.

255/50R16 tire has a section width of 10 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 inches (128 mm) is the measurement from the wheel rim to top of the tire tread. Overall diameter of 26.1 inches (662 mm) reflects the outer diameter of the tire and stands for tire height. Circumference of 82 inches (2078.7 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. 255/50R16 tire makes 773 revolutions per mile (481 revolutions per kilometer).

255/50R16 Section Width
10"
26.1"
255/50R16 Tire Side
Tire Circumference
82"
16"
5"
773 Revs/Mile
Metric Inches
Overall Diameter (Tire Height) 662 mm 26.1"
Tread Width 255 mm 10"
Rim Diameter 406.4 mm 16"
Sidewall Height 128 mm 5"
Circumference 2078.7 mm 82"
Revolutions 481 per km 773 per mile

255/50R16 Replacement Tire Sizes

Replacement tires have to be within 3% of the original tire's overall diameter. 255/50R16 tire can be replaced with 74 compatible tire sizes. Select optional plus size to see its specs.

Tire Size Overall Diameter Difference
155/60R18 25.3" (643 mm) -2.9%
265/35R18 25.3" (643 mm) -2.9%
235/45R17 25.4" (644 mm) -2.7%
265/45R16 25.4" (644 mm) -2.7%
265/40R17 25.4" (644 mm) -2.7%
145/65R18 25.4" (645 mm) -2.6%
235/40R18 25.4" (645 mm) -2.6%
195/55R17 25.4" (646 mm) -2.4%
185/65R16 25.4" (646 mm) -2.4%
305/35R17 25.4" (646 mm) -2.4%
315/30R18 25.5" (647 mm) -2.3%
135/70R18 25.5" (647 mm) -2.3%
215/50R17 25.5" (648 mm) -2.1%
135/80R17 25.5" (648 mm) -2.1%
275/35R18 25.6" (649 mm) -2%
155/70R17 25.6" (650 mm) -1.8%
115/95R17 25.6" (650 mm) -1.8%
135/90R16 25.6" (650 mm) -1.8%
215/45R18 25.6" (651 mm) -1.7%
275/40R17 25.7" (652 mm) -1.5%
205/60R16 25.7" (652 mm) -1.5%
245/45R17 25.7" (652 mm) -1.5%
245/50R16 25.7" (652 mm) -1.5%
315/35R17 25.7" (652 mm) -1.5%
245/40R18 25.7" (653 mm) -1.4%
185/60R17 25.7" (654 mm) -1.2%
155/80R16 25.7" (654 mm) -1.2%
225/55R16 25.7" (654 mm) -1.2%
275/45R16 25.7" (654 mm) -1.2%
285/35R18 25.9" (657 mm) -0.8%
205/55R17 25.9" (658 mm) -0.6%
315/40R16 25.9" (658 mm) -0.6%
225/50R17 25.9" (658 mm) -0.6%
335/30R18 25.9" (659 mm) -0.5%
225/45R18 25.9" (659 mm) -0.5%
285/40R17 26" (660 mm) -0.3%
195/65R16 26" (660 mm) -0.3%
255/40R18 26" (661 mm) -0.2%
185/55R18 26" (661 mm) -0.2%
145/70R18 26" (661 mm) -0.2%
255/45R17 26.1" (662 mm) 0%
295/35R18 26.1" (663 mm) 0.2%
205/50R18 26.1" (663 mm) 0.2%
145/80R17 26.1" (664 mm) 0.3%
235/55R16 26.1" (664 mm) 0.3%
215/60R16 26.1" (664 mm) 0.3%
165/70R17 26.1" (664 mm) 0.3%
345/30R18 26.2" (665 mm) 0.5%
335/35R17 26.2" (666 mm) 0.6%
145/90R16 26.3" (668 mm) 0.9%
215/55R17 26.3" (668 mm) 0.9%
175/75R16 26.3" (668 mm) 0.9%
295/40R17 26.3" (668 mm) 0.9%
235/50R17 26.3" (668 mm) 0.9%
235/45R18 26.3" (669 mm) 1.1%
265/40R18 26.3" (669 mm) 1.1%
165/80R16 26.4" (670 mm) 1.2%
240/55R16 26.4" (670 mm) 1.2%
305/35R18 26.4" (671 mm) 1.4%
205/65R16 26.5" (672 mm) 1.5%
265/50R16 26.5" (672 mm) 1.5%
135/80R18 26.5" (673 mm) 1.7%
215/50R18 26.5" (673 mm) 1.7%
155/70R18 26.6" (675 mm) 2%
225/60R16 26.6" (676 mm) 2.1%
135/90R17 26.6" (676 mm) 2.1%
245/55R16 26.6" (676 mm) 2.1%
275/40R18 26.7" (677 mm) 2.3%
315/35R18 26.7" (677 mm) 2.3%
245/45R18 26.7" (677 mm) 2.3%
205/60R17 26.7" (678 mm) 2.4%
245/50R17 26.7" (678 mm) 2.4%
225/55R17 26.8" (680 mm) 2.7%
155/80R17 26.8" (680 mm) 2.7%