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 48.6 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 48.6 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

48.6 ft/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 48.6 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 33.136363636364 mph

The final result is:

48.6 ft/s → 33.136363636364 mph

We conclude that 48.6 feet per second is equivalent to 33.136363636364 miles per hour:

48.6 feet per second = 33.136363636364 miles per hour

48.6 feet per second is equal to 33.136 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 0.030178326474623 × 48.6 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 48.6 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.030178326474623 miles per hour.

Approximate result

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

48.6 ft/s ≅ 33.136 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero three times forty-eight point six 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)
49.6 feet per second 33.818 miles per hour
50.6 feet per second 34.5 miles per hour
51.6 feet per second 35.182 miles per hour
52.6 feet per second 35.864 miles per hour
53.6 feet per second 36.545 miles per hour
54.6 feet per second 37.227 miles per hour
55.6 feet per second 37.909 miles per hour
56.6 feet per second 38.591 miles per hour
57.6 feet per second 39.273 miles per hour
58.6 feet per second 39.955 miles per hour