275/25R26 In Inches – Tire Size & Wheel Fitment Guide
What size tire is 275/25R26 in Inches?
The 275/25R26 tire has an overall diameter of 31.4 inches, a section width of 10.8 inches, and can be mounted on 26 x 10.0 inches rim. The equivalent tire size in the high flotation system is 31.4x10.8R26.
To easy understanding, let us break down each component of the 275/25R26 tire size to know what these numbers represent and how they may affect your vehicle's performance:
How tall is a 275/25R26 tire?
A 275/25R26 tire has a height of 31.4 inches (797.9 mm). This is the measurement from the bottom to the highest point at the top of a tire through its exact center when inflated and no load.
How wide is a 275/25R26 tire?
The 275/25R26 has a width of 10.8 inches (275 mm). This is the tire measurement at its thickest point, the distance between the inner sidewall’s and the outer sidewall’s widest point, also known as section width or tread width.
You can put a slightly wider or narrower tire on a rim as long as it falls within the manufacturer's recommended tire width range.
275/25R26 sidewall height
The sidewall height of a 275/25R26 is 2.7 inches (68.8 mm). It’s measured from the rim to the outer edge of the tire's tread, expressed as a percentage of tire width.
What size rim do I need for 275/25R26 tire?
You can put on a rim with a height of 26 inches and a rim width of 10.0 inches for a 275/25R26 tire. (Based on recommendations of The Tire and Rim Association (TRA))
Putting very wide tires on narrow rims or vice versa can result in reduced performance of the tire.
The 275/25R26 tire has a circumference of 98.7 inches (2506.7 mm), This is the measurement of the distance the tire covers in one full rotation.
The tire circumference plays a crucial role in your vehicle's overall performance, affecting its speedometer accuracy, acceleration and fuel efficiency.
The 275/25R26 performs 642 revs/mile. Revolutions per mile indicate the number of times a tire rotates while it covers the distance of one mile.
Compatible Tire Sizes for 275/25R26
As a rule, you can replace the tire within a 3% difference in tire diameter (height) of the OEM tire size. However, it should be considered as a general guideline, not a hard and fast rule. Here is a list of compatible tire sizes for 275/25R26:
More tire sizes for 26" Wheel:
*Disclaimer: The tire size is for information purposes only, the measurement is an approximation, as tire manufacturers can have slight variations in their measurements. It's recommended to refer to the vehicle manufacturer's guidelines or consult with a tire mechanic to determine the correct tire size for your vehicle.