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 272 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 272 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

272 ft/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 272 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 185.45454545455 mph

The final result is:

272 ft/s → 185.45454545455 mph

We conclude that 272 feet per second is equivalent to 185.45454545455 miles per hour:

272 feet per second = 185.45454545455 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 0.0053921568627451 × 272 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 272 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0053921568627451 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 seventy-two feet per second is approximately one hundred eighty-five point four five five miles per hour:

272 ft/s ≅ 185.455 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero zero five times two hundred seventy-two 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)
273 feet per second 186.136 miles per hour
274 feet per second 186.818 miles per hour
275 feet per second 187.5 miles per hour
276 feet per second 188.182 miles per hour
277 feet per second 188.864 miles per hour
278 feet per second 189.545 miles per hour
279 feet per second 190.227 miles per hour
280 feet per second 190.909 miles per hour
281 feet per second 191.591 miles per hour
282 feet per second 192.273 miles per hour