Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from knots to miles per hour is 1.1507794480225, which means that 1 knot is equal to 1.1507794480225 miles per hour:

1 kt = 1.1507794480225 mph

To convert 100 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 100 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from knots to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 kt → 1.1507794480225 mph

100 kt → V(mph)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in miles per hour:

V(mph) = 100 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V(mph) = 115.07794480225 mph

The final result is:

100 kt → 115.07794480225 mph

We conclude that 100 knots is equivalent to 115.07794480225 miles per hour:

100 knots = 115.07794480225 miles per hour

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile per hour is equal to 0.008689762419014 × 100 knots.

Another way is saying that 100 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.008689762419014 miles per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one hundred knots is approximately one hundred fifteen point zero seven eight miles per hour:

100 kt ≅ 115.078 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero zero nine times one hundred knots.

Conversion table

knots to miles per hour chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from knots to miles per hour

knots (kt) miles per hour (mph)
101 knots 116.229 miles per hour
102 knots 117.38 miles per hour
103 knots 118.53 miles per hour
104 knots 119.681 miles per hour
105 knots 120.832 miles per hour
106 knots 121.983 miles per hour
107 knots 123.133 miles per hour
108 knots 124.284 miles per hour
109 knots 125.435 miles per hour
110 knots 126.586 miles per hour