Legal Size is a standard “dimension” that usually used for a paper. This size included in American based standard of paper size. This size can be determined in unit of measurement in mm (millimeter) and can be converted into other units as well such as cm (centimeter) or inch (inches).

The dimensions of Legal Paper Size according to “American standard” as shown in the image in mm (millimeter) for reference and more detailed below. To get a “value” in cm (centimeter), you can convert the value from mm to cm by dividing by 10.

Legal Paper Size (mm, cm, inci)

Legal Paper Size
Legal216 × 35621.6 × 35.68.5 × 14

What is the size of legal paper?

  • Legal Size in mm is 216 × 356 millimeter.
  • Legal Size in cm is 21.6 × 35.6 centimeter.
  • Legal Size in inch is 8.5 × 14 inches.


“Letter”, “Legal” and “Ledger” or “Tabloid” are by far the most commonly used of these for everyday activities, and the only ones included in “Cascading Style Sheets” (CSS). Outside of “North America”, Letter size may also be known as “Quarto”. “US paper sizes” are currently “standard” in the United States and are the most commonly used formats.

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