# RADIANS function: Description, Usage, Syntax, Examples and Explanation

## What is RADIANS function in Excel?

RADIANS function is one of the Math and Trig functions in Microsoft Excel that converts degrees to radians.

## Syntax of RADIANS function

RADIANS(angle)

The RADIANS function syntax has the following arguments:

**Angle:**An angle in degrees that you want to convert.

## Example of RADIANS function

Steps to follow:

1. Open a new Excel worksheet.

2. Copy data in the following table below and paste it in cell A1

Note: For formulas to show results, select them, press F2 key on your keyboard and then press Enter.

You can adjust the column widths to see all the data, if need be.

Formula |
Description (Result) |
Result |

=RADIANS(270) | 270 degrees as radians (4.712389 or 3π/2 radians) | 4.712389 |