## What does 245/50R20 mean?

245/50R20 is a tire size with the following dimensions:

**245**is the width of the tire in millimeters. This number also indicates the appropriate width of the rim on which the tire should be mounted.**50**is the aspect ratio, which is the ratio of the tire's height to its width. This affects the tire's handling and ride comfort**R**indicates the tire's construction type, meaning it has a radial construction. This provides stability and precision to the tire.**20**is the diameter of the wheel in inches, on which the tire is to be mounted.

## 245/50R20 Tire Conversion

Dimensions | Inches | Millimeters |

Tire Diameter | 29.6 in | 753 mm |

Section Width | 9.6 in | 245 mm |

Rim Height | 20 in | 508 mm |

Sidewall Height | 4.8 in | 122.5 mm |

Circumference | 93.1 in | 2365.6 mm |

Revolutions | 680.3 revs/mile |

## FAQ About 245/50R20 Tire

### How tall is a 245/50R20 tire?

The height (or diameter) of a 245/50R20 tire is 29.6 inches

### How wide is a 245/50R20 tire?

The width of a 245/50R20 tire is 245 mm, which is about 9.6 inches.

### What size rim fits a 245/50R20 tire?

A 245/50R20 tire fits on a rim that is 20 inches in diameter.

### What does the 50 in a 245/50R20 tire mean?

The 50 in a 245/50R20 tire refers to the aspect ratio, meaning the height of the tire's sidewall is 50% of its width.

## Alternative Tire Sizes for 245/50R20

Typically, it's recommended to choose a tire with a diameter (height) within 3% of the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) tire size.

However, keep in mind that this is a general guideline and not an absolute rule.

Here are some tire sizes that are compatible with the 245/50R20:

Tire Size | Diameter | Rim |
---|---|---|

305/40R20 | 29.6″ (Equal) | 20 x 10.0-12.0 |

145/80R20 | 29.1″ (-1.7%) | 20 x n/a |

235/50R20 | 29.3″ (-1.0%) | 20 x 6.5-8.5 |

235/55R20 | 30.2″ (2.0%) | 20 x 6.5-8.5 |

255/45R20 | 29.0″ (-2.0%) | 20 x 8.0-9.5 |

255/50R20 | 30.0″ (1.4%) | 20 x 7.0-9.0 |

265/45R20 | 29.4″ (-0.7%) | 20 x 8.5-10.0 |

265/50R20 | 30.4″ (2.7%) | 20 x 7.5-9.5 |

275/45R20 | 29.7″ (0.3%) | 20 x 8.5-10.5 |

285/40R20 | 29.0″ (-2.0%) | 20 x 9.5-11.0 |

285/45R20 | 30.1″ (1.7%) | 20 x 9.0-10.5 |

295/40R20 | 29.3″ (-1.0%) | 20 x 10.0-11.5 |

325/35R20 | 29.0″ (-2.0%) | 20 x 11.0-13.0 |