Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to kilometers per hour is 1.0972799999991, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 1.0972799999991 kilometers per hour:

1 ft/s = 1.0972799999991 km/h

To convert 272 feet per second into kilometers per hour we have to multiply 272 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to kilometers per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 1.0972799999991 km/h

272 ft/s → V(km/h)

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

V(km/h) = 272 ft/s × 1.0972799999991 km/h

V(km/h) = 298.46015999976 km/h

The final result is:

272 ft/s → 298.46015999976 km/h

We conclude that 272 feet per second is equivalent to 298.46015999976 kilometers per hour:

272 feet per second = 298.46015999976 kilometers per hour

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilometer per hour is equal to 0.0033505309385373 × 272 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 272 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0033505309385373 kilometers per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two hundred seventy-two feet per second is approximately two hundred ninety-eight point four six kilometers per hour:

272 ft/s ≅ 298.46 km/h

An alternative is also that one kilometer per hour is approximately zero point zero zero three times two hundred seventy-two feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to kilometers per hour chart

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

feet per second (ft/s) kilometers per hour (km/h)
273 feet per second 299.557 kilometers per hour
274 feet per second 300.655 kilometers per hour
275 feet per second 301.752 kilometers per hour
276 feet per second 302.849 kilometers per hour
277 feet per second 303.947 kilometers per hour
278 feet per second 305.044 kilometers per hour
279 feet per second 306.141 kilometers per hour
280 feet per second 307.238 kilometers per hour
281 feet per second 308.336 kilometers per hour
282 feet per second 309.433 kilometers per hour