Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from kilometers per hour to knots is 0.53995680345662, which means that 1 kilometer per hour is equal to 0.53995680345662 knots:

1 km/h = 0.53995680345662 kt

To convert 55.3 kilometers per hour into knots we have to multiply 55.3 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from kilometers per hour to knots. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 km/h → 0.53995680345662 kt

55.3 km/h → V(kt)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in knots:

V(kt) = 55.3 km/h × 0.53995680345662 kt

V(kt) = 29.859611231151 kt

The final result is:

55.3 km/h → 29.859611231151 kt

We conclude that 55.3 kilometers per hour is equivalent to 29.859611231151 knots:

55.3 kilometers per hour = 29.859611231151 knots

55.3 kilometers per hour is equal to 29.86 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.033490054249492 × 55.3 kilometers per hour.

Another way is saying that 55.3 kilometers per hour is equal to 1 ÷ 0.033490054249492 knots.

Approximate result

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

55.3 km/h ≅ 29.86 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero three three times fifty-five point three kilometers per hour.

Conversion table

kilometers per hour to knots chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from kilometers per hour to knots

kilometers per hour (km/h) knots (kt)
56.3 kilometers per hour 30.4 knots
57.3 kilometers per hour 30.94 knots
58.3 kilometers per hour 31.479 knots
59.3 kilometers per hour 32.019 knots
60.3 kilometers per hour 32.559 knots
61.3 kilometers per hour 33.099 knots
62.3 kilometers per hour 33.639 knots
63.3 kilometers per hour 34.179 knots
64.3 kilometers per hour 34.719 knots
65.3 kilometers per hour 35.259 knots