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Roof pitch visual examples

Visual Roof Pitch Examples

Roof Pitch to Angle Calculator (enter pitch in the first box – calculation is automatic)

Roof Span: ft. in.

Roof Rise: ft. in.

Roof Pitch = / 12¨

Roof Pitches 4/12 thru 12/12

The examples below provide visual examples of roof pitch.
To determine your roof pitch calculator
Other terminology for roof pitch are; Roof Slope, Roof Angle and Pitch Degrees.
To see roof pitch to degrees equivalents roof calculator.

4/12 Pitch 18½° Details   5/12 Pitch 22½° Details
4/12 pitch 5/12 pitch
6/12 Pitch 26½° Details   7/12 Pitch 30¼° Details
6/12 pitch 7/12 pitch
8/12 Pitch 33¾° Details   9/12 Pitch 37° Details
8/12 pitch 9/12 pitch


10/12 Pitch 40° Details   12/12 Pitch 45° Details
10/12 pitch 12/12 pitch

One comment

  1. I have 10/12 hip roof in back but but looking from back side the left is 12/12 pitch because of garage in front, i want to put 36’×16′ roof on back porch starting from back left side, what kind of trusses could i use? House is 36′ wide 70′ long

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