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 27.1 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 27.1 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

27.1 kt → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 27.1 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V(mph) = 31.186123041411 mph

The final result is:

27.1 kt → 31.186123041411 mph

We conclude that 27.1 knots is equivalent to 31.186123041411 miles per hour:

27.1 knots = 31.186123041411 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 0.032065543981601 × 27.1 knots.

Another way is saying that 27.1 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.032065543981601 miles per hour.

Approximate result

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

27.1 kt ≅ 31.186 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero three two times twenty-seven point one 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)
28.1 knots 32.337 miles per hour
29.1 knots 33.488 miles per hour
30.1 knots 34.638 miles per hour
31.1 knots 35.789 miles per hour
32.1 knots 36.94 miles per hour
33.1 knots 38.091 miles per hour
34.1 knots 39.242 miles per hour
35.1 knots 40.392 miles per hour
36.1 knots 41.543 miles per hour
37.1 knots 42.694 miles per hour