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 47.9 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 47.9 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

47.9 ft/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 47.9 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 32.659090909091 mph

The final result is:

47.9 ft/s → 32.659090909091 mph

We conclude that 47.9 feet per second is equivalent to 32.659090909091 miles per hour:

47.9 feet per second = 32.659090909091 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 0.030619345859429 × 47.9 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 47.9 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.030619345859429 miles per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that forty-seven point nine feet per second is approximately thirty-two point six five nine miles per hour:

47.9 ft/s ≅ 32.659 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero three one times forty-seven point nine 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)
48.9 feet per second 33.341 miles per hour
49.9 feet per second 34.023 miles per hour
50.9 feet per second 34.705 miles per hour
51.9 feet per second 35.386 miles per hour
52.9 feet per second 36.068 miles per hour
53.9 feet per second 36.75 miles per hour
54.9 feet per second 37.432 miles per hour
55.9 feet per second 38.114 miles per hour
56.9 feet per second 38.795 miles per hour
57.9 feet per second 39.477 miles per hour