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 27.9 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 27.9 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

27.9 ft/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 27.9 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 19.022727272727 mph

The final result is:

27.9 ft/s → 19.022727272727 mph

We conclude that 27.9 feet per second is equivalent to 19.022727272727 miles per hour:

27.9 feet per second = 19.022727272727 miles per hour

27.9 feet per second is equal to 19.023 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 0.052568697729988 × 27.9 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 27.9 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.052568697729988 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 nine feet per second is approximately nineteen point zero two three miles per hour:

27.9 ft/s ≅ 19.023 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero five three times twenty-seven point nine 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)
28.9 feet per second 19.705 miles per hour
29.9 feet per second 20.386 miles per hour
30.9 feet per second 21.068 miles per hour
31.9 feet per second 21.75 miles per hour
32.9 feet per second 22.432 miles per hour
33.9 feet per second 23.114 miles per hour
34.9 feet per second 23.795 miles per hour
35.9 feet per second 24.477 miles per hour
36.9 feet per second 25.159 miles per hour
37.9 feet per second 25.841 miles per hour