How to use DEGREES function in Excel

This article describes the formula syntax and usage of the DEGREES function in Microsoft Excel.

Purpose 

Converts an angle value in radians to degrees.

Sample Usage

DEGREES(PI())

DEGREES(6)

DEGREES(A2)

Syntax

DEGREES(angle)

  • angle – The angle to convert from radians to degrees.

Example:

Result Formula
114.591559 =DEGREES(2.0)
180 =DEGREES(PI())
-180 =DEGREES(-PI())