The Excel DEGREES Function

Related Function:
RADIANS Function
Degrees & Radians

The conversion between Radians and Degrees is calculated by the relationship

180 degrees = π radians

where π is the mathematicial constant, PI = 3.14159265358979...

For more information on the units of measurement for angles, see the Wikipedia website

Basic Description

The Excel Degrees function converts radians into degrees.

The format of the function is :

DEGREES( angle )

where the angle argument is the angle, in radians, that is to be converted into degrees. This must be a numerical value.


Degrees Function Examples

The spreadsheets below show examples of the Excel Degrees function.

 Formulas:
Examples of use of the Excel Degrees Function
 Results:
Excel Degrees Function Results