## 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 38.8 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 38.8 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

38.8 kt → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 38.8 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V(mph) = 44.650242583275 mph

The final result is:

38.8 kt → 44.650242583275 mph

We conclude that 38.8 knots is equivalent to 44.650242583275 miles per hour:

38.8 knots = 44.650242583275 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 0.022396294894366 × 38.8 knots.

Another way is saying that 38.8 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.022396294894366 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 eight knots is approximately forty-four point six five miles per hour:

38.8 kt ≅ 44.65 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero two two times thirty-eight point eight 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)
39.8 knots 45.801 miles per hour
40.8 knots 46.952 miles per hour
41.8 knots 48.103 miles per hour
42.8 knots 49.253 miles per hour
43.8 knots 50.404 miles per hour
44.8 knots 51.555 miles per hour
45.8 knots 52.706 miles per hour
46.8 knots 53.856 miles per hour
47.8 knots 55.007 miles per hour
48.8 knots 56.158 miles per hour