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 24.7 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 24.7 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

24.7 ft/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 24.7 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 16.840909090909 mph

The final result is:

24.7 ft/s → 16.840909090909 mph

We conclude that 24.7 feet per second is equivalent to 16.840909090909 miles per hour:

24.7 feet per second = 16.840909090909 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 0.059379217273954 × 24.7 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 24.7 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.059379217273954 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 seven feet per second is approximately sixteen point eight four one miles per hour:

24.7 ft/s ≅ 16.841 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero five nine times twenty-four point seven 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)
25.7 feet per second 17.523 miles per hour
26.7 feet per second 18.205 miles per hour
27.7 feet per second 18.886 miles per hour
28.7 feet per second 19.568 miles per hour
29.7 feet per second 20.25 miles per hour
30.7 feet per second 20.932 miles per hour
31.7 feet per second 21.614 miles per hour
32.7 feet per second 22.295 miles per hour
33.7 feet per second 22.977 miles per hour
34.7 feet per second 23.659 miles per hour