285/50R22 In Inches – Tire Size & Rim Fitment Guide

What size tire is 285/50R22 in Inches?

The 285/50R22 tire has an overall diameter of 33.2 inches, a section width of 11.2 inches, and can be mounted on 22 x 8.0-10.0 inches rim. The equivalent tire size in the high flotation system is 33.2x11.2R22.

Tire Diameter33.2843.8
Section Width11.2285
Rim Height22559
Sidewall Height5.6142.5
tire diameter
Tire Side
Tire Circumference
607.1 Revs/Mile

To easy understanding, let us break down each component of the 285/50R22 tire size to know what these numbers represent and how they may affect your vehicle's performance:

How tall is a 285/50R22 tire?

A 285/50R22 tire has a height of 33.2 inches (843.8 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: 33.2 In.

How wide is a 285/50R22 tire?

The 285/50R22 has a width of 11.2 inches (285 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: 11.2 In.

285/50R22 sidewall height

The sidewall height of a 285/50R22 is 5.6 inches (142.5 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: 5.6 In.

What size rim do I need for 285/50R22 tire?

You can put on a rim with a height of 22 inches and a rim width ranging from 8.0-10.0 inches for a 285/50R22 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: 22 In.
rim width
Rim width: 8.0-10.0 In.

285/50R22 circumference

The 285/50R22 tire has a circumference of 104.4 inches (2650.9 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: 104.4 In.

285/50R22 Revolutions

The 285/50R22 performs 607.1 revs/mile. Revolutions per mile indicate the number of times a tire rotates while it covers the distance of one mile.

607.1 revs/mile

Alternative Tire Sizes for 285/50R22

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 285/50R22:

Tire SizeDiameterRim (H x W)
305/50R2234″ (+2.4%)22″ x 8.5-11.0″
275/55R2233.9″ (+2.1%)22″ x n/a
295/25R2833.8″ (+1.8%)28″ x 10.0-11.0″
295/50R2233.6″ (+1.2%)22″ x n/a
305/40R2433.6″ (+1.2%)24″ x 10.0-12.0″
325/45R2233.5″ (+0.9%)22″ x n/a
275/25R2833.4″ (+0.6%)28″ x 10.0″
295/40R2433.3″ (+0.3%)24″ x 10.0-11.5″
315/45R2233.2″ (Equal)22″ x 10.0-12.0″
355/40R2233.2″ (Equal)22″ x 12.0-14.0″
305/30R2633.2″ (Equal)26″ x 10.5-11.5″
285/40R2433″ (-0.6%)24″ x 9.5-11.0″
295/30R2633″ (-0.6%)26″ x 10.0-11.0″
275/55R2132.9″ (-0.9%)21″ x 7.5-9.5″
275/50R2232.8″ (-1.2%)22″ x 7.5-9.5″
305/45R2232.8″ (-1.2%)22″ x 9.5-11.5″
315/35R2432.7″ (-1.5%)24″ x 10.5-12.5″
305/40R2332.6″ (-1.8%)23″ x 10.0-12.0″
295/45R2232.5″ (-2.2%)22″ x 9.5-11.0″
265/50R2232.4″ (-2.5%)22″ x 7.5-9.5″
305/35R2432.4″ (-2.5%)24″ x 10.0-12.0″

More tire sizes for 22" Wheel:

27″ Tire Diameter

28″ Tire Diameter

29″ Tire Diameter

30″ Tire Diameter

31″ Tire Diameter

32″ Tire Diameter

33″ Tire Diameter

34″ Tire Diameter

35″ Tire Diameter

36″ Tire Diameter

37″ Tire Diameter

38″ Tire Diameter

*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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