## 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 38.5 kilometers per hour into miles per hour we have to multiply 38.5 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

38.5 km/h → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 38.5 km/h × 0.62137119223783 mph

V(mph) = 23.922790901156 mph

The final result is:

38.5 km/h → 23.922790901156 mph

We conclude that 38.5 kilometers per hour is equivalent to 23.922790901156 miles per hour:

38.5 kilometers per hour = 23.922790901156 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 0.041801142857109 × 38.5 kilometers per hour.

Another way is saying that 38.5 kilometers per hour is equal to 1 ÷ 0.041801142857109 miles per hour.

## Approximate result

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

38.5 km/h ≅ 23.923 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero four two times thirty-eight point five 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)
39.5 kilometers per hour 24.544 miles per hour
40.5 kilometers per hour 25.166 miles per hour
41.5 kilometers per hour 25.787 miles per hour
42.5 kilometers per hour 26.408 miles per hour
43.5 kilometers per hour 27.03 miles per hour
44.5 kilometers per hour 27.651 miles per hour
45.5 kilometers per hour 28.272 miles per hour
46.5 kilometers per hour 28.894 miles per hour
47.5 kilometers per hour 29.515 miles per hour
48.5 kilometers per hour 30.137 miles per hour