Excel DEGREES Function

This Excel Tutorial demonstrates how to use the Excel DEGREES Function in Excel to convert radians to degrees, with formula examples.

DEGREES Function Description:

The DEGREES Function Converts radians to degrees.

Formula Examples:

degrees function examples

Example Formula Result
1 =DEGREES(B5) 51.5662015617741
2 =DEGREES(B6) 5.72957795130823
3 =DEGREES(B7) 171.887338539247

Syntax and Arguments:

The Syntax for the DEGREES Formula is:

Function Arguments ( Inputs ):


Additional Notes

Use the DEGREES Function to convert radians to degrees. Simply enter the radians directly into the formula, or reference a cell containing the radians.

DEGREES Examples in VBA

You can also use the DEGREES function in VBA. Type:
For the function arguments (angle, etc.), you can either enter them directly into the function, or define variables to use instead.

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How to use the DEGREES Function in Excel:

To use the AND Excel Worksheet Function, type the following into a cell:
After entering it in the cell, notice how the AND formula inputs appear below the cell:
degrees formula syntax
You will need to enter these inputs into the function. The function inputs are covered in more detail in the next section. However, if you ever need more help with the function, after typing “=DEGREES(” into a cell, without leaving the cell, use the shortcut CTRL + A (A for Arguments) to open the “Insert Function Dialog Box” for detailed instructions:
how to use the degrees function in excel

For more information about the DEGREES Formula visit the
Microsoft Website.