Unit Converter

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 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 38 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 kt → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 38 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V(mph) = 43.729619024857 mph

The final result is:

38 kt → 43.729619024857 mph

We conclude that 38 knots is equivalent to 43.729619024857 miles per hour:

38 knots = 43.729619024857 miles per hour

38 knots is equal to 43.73 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 0.02286779583951 × 38 knots.

Another way is saying that 38 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.02286779583951 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 knots is approximately forty-three point seven three miles per hour:

38 kt ≅ 43.73 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero two three times thirty-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 knots 44.88 miles per hour
40 knots 46.031 miles per hour
41 knots 47.182 miles per hour
42 knots 48.333 miles per hour
43 knots 49.484 miles per hour
44 knots 50.634 miles per hour
45 knots 51.785 miles per hour
46 knots 52.936 miles per hour
47 knots 54.087 miles per hour
48 knots 55.237 miles per hour