275/65R17 In Inches – Tire Size & Rim Fitment Guide

What size tire is 275/65R17 in Inches?

The 275/65R17 tire has an overall diameter of 31.1 inches, a section width of 10.8 inches, and can be mounted on 17 x 7.5-9.5 inches rim. The equivalent tire size in the high flotation system is 31.1x10.8R17.

Tire Diameter31.1789.3
Section Width10.8275
Rim Height17432
Sidewall Height7178.8
tire diameter
Tire Side
Tire Circumference
649 Revs/Mile

To easy understanding, let us break down each component of the 275/65R17 tire size to know what these numbers represent and how they may affect your vehicle's performance:

How tall is a 275/65R17 tire?

A 275/65R17 tire has a height of 31.1 inches (789.3 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.

Tire Diameter
Tire diameter: 31.1 In.

How wide is a 275/65R17 tire?

The 275/65R17 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.

tread width
Tread width: 10.8 In.

275/65R17 sidewall height

The sidewall height of a 275/65R17 is 7 inches (178.8 mm). It’s measured from the rim to the outer edge of the tire's tread, expressed as a percentage of tire width.

sidewall height
Sidewall height: 7 In.

What size rim do I need for 275/65R17 tire?

You can put on a rim with a height of 17 inches and a rim width ranging from 7.5-9.5 inches for a 275/65R17 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.

Rim Diameter
Rim height: 17 In.
rim width
Rim width: 7.5-9.5 In.

275/65R17 circumference

The 275/65R17 tire has a circumference of 97.6 inches (2479.7 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.

Circumference: 97.6 In.

275/65R17 Revolutions

The 275/65R17 performs 649 revs/mile. Revolutions per mile indicate the number of times a tire rotates while it covers the distance of one mile.

649 revs/mile

Alternative Tire Sizes for 275/65R17

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 275/65R17:

Tire SizeDiameterRim (H x W)
255/60R2032″ (+2.8%)20″ x 7.0-9.0″
305/50R2032″ (+2.8%)20″ x 8.5-11.0″
225/90R1631.9″ (+2.5%)16″ x n/a
345/55R1731.9″ (+2.5%)17″ x n/a
235/75R1831.9″ (+2.5%)18″ x n/a
275/55R2031.9″ (+2.5%)20″ x 7.5-9.5″
225/70R19.531.9″ (+2.5%)19.5″ x n/a
235/80R1731.8″ (+2.2%)17″ x 6.0-7.5″
235/85R1631.7″ (+1.9%)16″ x 6.0-7.0″
285/70R1631.7″ (+1.9%)16″ x 7.0-9.0″
265/75R1631.6″ (+1.6%)16″ x 7.0-9.0″
265/70R1731.6″ (+1.6%)17″ x 7.0-9.0″
285/65R1731.6″ (+1.6%)17″ x 8.0-10.0″
265/65R1831.6″ (+1.6%)18″ x 7.5-9.5″
245/60R2031.6″ (+1.6%)20″ x 7.0-8.5″
295/50R2031.6″ (+1.6%)20″ x 8.0-10.5″
245/75R1731.5″ (+1.3%)17″ x 6.5-8.0″
245/70R1831.5″ (+1.3%)18″ x n/a
285/60R1831.5″ (+1.3%)18″ x 8.0-10.0″
265/55R2031.5″ (+1.3%)20″ x n/a
305/60R1731.4″ (+1%)17″ x n/a
225/75R1831.3″ (+0.6%)18″ x n/a
285/55R1931.3″ (+0.6%)19″ x 8.0-10.0″
275/70R1631.2″ (+0.3%)16″ x 7.0-9.0″
285/50R2031.2″ (+0.3%)20″ x 8.0-10.0″
225/85R1631.1″ (Equal)16″ x n/a
295/65R1631.1″ (Equal)16″ x 8.5-10.0″
255/70R1731.1″ (Equal)17″ x 6.5-8.5″
255/65R1831.1″ (Equal)18″ x 7.0-9.0″
235/60R2031.1″ (Equal)20″ x 6.5-8.5″
235/70R1831″ (-0.3%)18″ x 6.5-8.5″
275/60R1831″ (-0.3%)18″ x 7.5-9.5″
235/65R1931″ (-0.3%)19″ x 6.5-8.5″
255/60R1931″ (-0.3%)19″ x 7.0-9.0″
255/55R2031″ (-0.3%)20″ x 7.0-9.0″
245/70R17.531″ (-0.3%)17.5″ x n/a
345/55R1630.9″ (-0.6%)16″ x n/a
235/75R1730.9″ (-0.6%)17″ x 6.0-8.0″
275/55R1930.9″ (-0.6%)19″ x 7.5-9.5″
235/80R1630.8″ (-1%)16″ x 6.0-8.0″
275/50R2030.8″ (-1%)20″ x 7.5-9.5″
305/45R2030.8″ (-1%)20″ x 9.5-11.5″
165/90R1930.7″ (-1.3%)19″ x n/a
265/70R1630.6″ (-1.6%)16″ x 7.0-9.0″
285/65R1630.6″ (-1.6%)16″ x 8.0-10.0″
265/65R1730.6″ (-1.6%)17″ x 7.5-9.5″
245/75R1630.5″ (-2%)16″ x 6.5-8.0″
245/70R1730.5″ (-2%)17″ x 6.5-8.0″
285/60R1730.5″ (-2%)17″ x 8.0-10.0″
245/65R1830.5″ (-2%)18″ x 7.0-8.5″
265/60R1830.5″ (-2%)18″ x 7.5-9.5″
265/55R1930.5″ (-2%)19″ x 7.5-9.5″
295/45R2030.5″ (-2%)20″ x 9.5-11.0″
215/85R1630.4″ (-2.3%)16″ x 5.5-7.0″
175/90R1830.4″ (-2.3%)18″ x n/a
265/50R2030.4″ (-2.3%)20″ x 7.5-9.5″
225/75R1730.3″ (-2.6%)17″ x 6.0-7.5″
285/55R1830.3″ (-2.6%)18″ x 8.0-10.0″
235/55R2030.2″ (-3%)20″ x 6.5-8.5″
215/75R17.530.2″ (-3%)17.5″ x n/a

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*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.

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