295/30R22 Tires & Tire Size

295/30R22 refers to the size of the tire. It’s a standard which is used by car and tire manufacturers. By having the standard, tire manufacturers are able to manufacture same size tires independently and users can buy same size tires from different manufacturers.

Here’s an explanation of what these metrics mean in practice:

295 The tire width is 295mm.
30 The aspect ratio of the tire is 30. Aspect ratio refers to the height of tire sidewall in relation to tire width in percentages.
R The letter in the middle refers to tire construction. Practically all tires sold for cars are radials.
Sometimes you also see tires with RF or ZR. RF indicates the tire is run flat, whereas ZR means the tire has speed rating higher than V. These tires are also radials, as the R indicates.
22 Rim diameter for the tire. 295/30R22 tire can be mounted only to a 22″ rims.

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What is 295/30R22 tire size in inches?

Because the width of 295/30R22 tire is stated in millimeters and sidewall height in percentages, you have to make calculations to see what the true size of 295/30R22 is in inches. Luckily, we have made these calculations for you.In this table you can see size of 295/30R22 in inches, as well as few additional metrics:

  In inches In millimeters
Section Width 11.6″ 295mm
Sidewall height 3.5″ 89mm
Diameter / Height 29.0″ 736mm
Circumference 91.0″ 2312mm
Rim Diameter  22″  
Revolutions  696 per mile  433 per kilometer

Recommended Rim Sizes for 295/30R22 Tires

For 295/30R22 tires you need to have correct size rims to install the tires to. There are different width rims available in the market, and you can run into problems by installing 295/30R22 to a too wide or too narrow rim. Here are the recommended rim sizes for 295/30R22 tire:

Diameter Width Range
22″ 10-11″

295/30R22 – Variations

When you look at the tire code on 295/30R22 tires, you may see there are additional numbers and letters after the code 295/30R22. These numbers and letters refer to speed rating and load index of the tire. 295/30R22 has at least following variations available on the markets:

295/30R22 103V 295/30R22 103W 295/30R22 103Y