305/40R18 in Inches

A 305/40R18 tire has a 27.6-inch diameter, a 12-inch width, and is designed for a 18-inch rim.

In high flotation terms, this tire is labeled as 27.6x12R18.

305/40R18 Tire Size
305/40R18 Tire Size in Inches
305/40R18 Tire Circumference
730.6 revs/mile

305/40R18 Tire Overview

27.6 inches
Wheel Diameter
18 inches
Tire Width
12 inches
86.7 inches
Sidewall Height
4.8 inches
730.6 per mile

What does 305/40R18 mean?

305/40R18 tire size meaning in inches

305/40R18 is a tire size with the following dimensions:

  • 305 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.
  • 40 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.
  • 18 is the diameter of the wheel in inches, on which the tire is to be mounted.

305/40R18 Tire Conversion

Tire Diameter27.6 in701.2 mm
Section Width12 in305 mm
Rim Height18 in457 mm
Sidewall Height4.8 in122 mm
Circumference86.7 in2202.9 mm
Revolutions730.6 revs/mile
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FAQ About 305/40R18 Tire

How tall is a 305/40R18 tire?

The height (or diameter) of a 305/40R18 tire is 27.6 inches

How wide is a 305/40R18 tire?

The width of a 305/40R18 tire is 305 mm, which is about 12 inches.

What size rim fits a 305/40R18 tire?

A 305/40R18 tire fits on a rim that is 18 inches in diameter.

What does the 40 in a 305/40R18 tire mean?

The 40 in a 305/40R18 tire refers to the aspect ratio, meaning the height of the tire's sidewall is 40% of its width.

Alternative Tire Sizes for 305/40R18

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 305/40R18:

Tire SizeDiameterRim
245/50R1827.6″ (Equal)18 x 7.0-8.5
145/80R1827.1″ (-1.8%)18 x n/a
145/85R1827.7″ (0.4%)18 x n/a
155/80R1827.8″ (0.7%)18 x n/a
155/85R1828.4″ (2.9%)18 x n/a
165/70R1827.1″ (-1.8%)18 x n/a
205/55R1826.9″ (-2.5%)18 x 5.5-7.5
205/60R1827.7″ (0.4%)18 x 5.0-7.5
215/55R1827.3″ (-1.1%)18 x 6.0-7.5
225/50R1826.9″ (-2.5%)18 x 6.0-8.0
225/55R1827.7″ (0.4%)18 x 6.0-8.0
235/50R1827.3″ (-1.1%)18 x 6.5-8.5
235/55R1828.2″ (2.2%)18 x 6.5-8.5
255/45R1827.0″ (-2.2%)18 x 8.0-9.5
255/50R1828.0″ (1.4%)18 x 7.0-9.0
265/45R1827.4″ (-0.7%)18 x 8.5-10.0
265/50R1828.4″ (2.9%)18 x 7.5-9.5
275/45R1827.7″ (0.4%)18 x 8.5-10.5
285/40R1827.0″ (-2.2%)18 x 9.5-11.0
285/45R1828.1″ (1.8%)18 x 9.0-10.5
295/40R1827.3″ (-1.1%)18 x 10.0-11.5
315/40R1827.9″ (1.1%)18 x 10.5-12.5
325/35R1827.0″ (-2.2%)18 x 11.0-13.0
335/35R1827.2″ (-1.4%)18 x n/a
345/35R1827.5″ (-0.4%)18 x 11.5-13.5