Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to miles per hour is 0.68181818181818, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 0.68181818181818 miles per hour:

1 ft/s = 0.68181818181818 mph

To convert 24.2 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 24.2 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 0.68181818181818 mph

24.2 ft/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 24.2 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 16.5 mph

The final result is:

24.2 ft/s → 16.5 mph

We conclude that 24.2 feet per second is equivalent to 16.5 miles per hour:

24.2 feet per second = 16.5 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 0.060606060606061 × 24.2 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 24.2 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.060606060606061 miles per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that twenty-four point two feet per second is approximately sixteen point five miles per hour:

24.2 ft/s ≅ 16.5 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero six one times twenty-four point two feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to miles per hour chart

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

feet per second (ft/s) miles per hour (mph)
25.2 feet per second 17.182 miles per hour
26.2 feet per second 17.864 miles per hour
27.2 feet per second 18.545 miles per hour
28.2 feet per second 19.227 miles per hour
29.2 feet per second 19.909 miles per hour
30.2 feet per second 20.591 miles per hour
31.2 feet per second 21.273 miles per hour
32.2 feet per second 21.955 miles per hour
33.2 feet per second 22.636 miles per hour
34.2 feet per second 23.318 miles per hour