## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from kilometers per hour to miles per hour is 0.62137119223783, which means that 1 kilometer per hour is equal to 0.62137119223783 miles per hour:

1 km/h = 0.62137119223783 mph

To convert 259 kilometers per hour into miles per hour we have to multiply 259 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from kilometers per hour to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 km/h → 0.62137119223783 mph

259 km/h → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 259 km/h × 0.62137119223783 mph

V(mph) = 160.9351387896 mph

The final result is:

259 km/h → 160.9351387896 mph

We conclude that 259 kilometers per hour is equivalent to 160.9351387896 miles per hour:

259 kilometers per hour = 160.9351387896 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 0.0062136833976784 × 259 kilometers per hour.

Another way is saying that 259 kilometers per hour is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0062136833976784 miles per hour.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two hundred fifty-nine kilometers per hour is approximately one hundred sixty point nine three five miles per hour:

259 km/h ≅ 160.935 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero zero six times two hundred fifty-nine kilometers per hour.

## Conversion table

### kilometers per hour to miles per hour chart

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

kilometers per hour (km/h) miles per hour (mph)
260 kilometers per hour 161.557 miles per hour
261 kilometers per hour 162.178 miles per hour
262 kilometers per hour 162.799 miles per hour
263 kilometers per hour 163.421 miles per hour
264 kilometers per hour 164.042 miles per hour
265 kilometers per hour 164.663 miles per hour
266 kilometers per hour 165.285 miles per hour
267 kilometers per hour 165.906 miles per hour
268 kilometers per hour 166.527 miles per hour
269 kilometers per hour 167.149 miles per hour