165/55R15 Tire Size in Inches

165/55R15 is a metric tire size representation, which defines that the tires have a width of 165 mm, 55 is the aspect ratio and a rim diameter of 15 inches. In the imperial system the tire size 165/55R15 equates to a 22.2×6.5R15 that is commonly used in the automotive industry. So Converting 165/55R15 in inches the tires have a length of 22.2 inches, a width of 6.5 inches, a sidewall height of 3.6 inches and The number of complete resolutions made by the corresponding tire size is equal to 909 per mile with a circumference of 69.7 inches.

165/55R15 tire size in inches

165/55R15inchesmm
Tire Diameter22.2 inches563 mm
Tread Width6.5 inches165 mm
Rim Diameter15 inches381 mm
Sidewall Height3.6 inches91 mm
Circumference69.7 inches1768 mm
Revolutions909 per mile566 per km

Tire Size Calculator

Tire Diameter
Tread Width
Rim Diameter
Sidewall Height
Circumference
Revolutions

165/55R15 Equivalent Tire Sizes for replacement

If you are replacing your tires, always keep in mind that they are compatible with your vehicle so that the impact on the overall performance of your vehicle can be reduced. Here we have listed some tire size that is equivalent to 165/55R15 tires.

Tire Size Overall Diameter Difference
185/45R15 21.5″ (547 mm) -2.8%
165/50R15 21.5″ (547 mm) -2.8%
245/35R15 21.8″ (553 mm) -1.8%
215/40R15 21.8″ (553 mm) -1.8%
165/45R16 21.8″ (554 mm) -1.6%
215/35R16 21.9″ (556 mm) -1.2%
125/70R15 21.9″ (557 mm) -1.1%
195/45R15 21.9″ (557 mm) -1.1%
175/50R15 21.9″ (557 mm) -1.1%
195/40R16 22.1″ (562 mm) -0.2%
165/40R17 22.2″ (564 mm) 0.2%
205/45R15 22.2″ (565 mm) 0.4%
155/60R15 22.3″ (567 mm) 0.7%
185/50R15 22.3″ (567 mm) 0.7%
115/70R16 22.4″ (568 mm) 0.9%
135/60R16 22.4″ (568 mm) 0.9%
145/65R15 22.4″ (569 mm) 1.1%
205/40R16 22.4″ (570 mm) 1.2%
135/70R15 22.5″ (571 mm) 1.4%
165/50R16 22.5″ (572 mm) 1.6%
175/55R15 22.6″ (573 mm) 1.8%
275/35R15 22.6″ (573 mm) 1.8%
215/45R15 22.6″ (575 mm) 2.1%
195/50R15 22.7″ (577 mm) 2.5%
245/40R15 22.7″ (577 mm) 2.5%
215/40R16 22.8″ (578 mm) 2.7%
245/35R16 22.8″ (578 mm) 2.7%
165/60R15 22.8″ (579 mm) 2.8%

Leave a Comment