Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to kilometers per hour is 1.0972799999991, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 1.0972799999991 kilometers per hour:

1 ft/s = 1.0972799999991 km/h

To convert 55 feet per second into kilometers per hour we have to multiply 55 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to kilometers per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 1.0972799999991 km/h

55 ft/s → V(km/h)

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

V(km/h) = 55 ft/s × 1.0972799999991 km/h

V(km/h) = 60.350399999952 km/h

The final result is:

55 ft/s → 60.350399999952 km/h

We conclude that 55 feet per second is equivalent to 60.350399999952 kilometers per hour:

55 feet per second = 60.350399999952 kilometers per hour

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilometer per hour is equal to 0.016569898459675 × 55 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 55 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.016569898459675 kilometers per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that fifty-five feet per second is approximately sixty point three five kilometers per hour:

55 ft/s ≅ 60.35 km/h

An alternative is also that one kilometer per hour is approximately zero point zero one seven times fifty-five feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to kilometers per hour chart

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

feet per second (ft/s) kilometers per hour (km/h)
56 feet per second 61.448 kilometers per hour
57 feet per second 62.545 kilometers per hour
58 feet per second 63.642 kilometers per hour
59 feet per second 64.74 kilometers per hour
60 feet per second 65.837 kilometers per hour
61 feet per second 66.934 kilometers per hour
62 feet per second 68.031 kilometers per hour
63 feet per second 69.129 kilometers per hour
64 feet per second 70.226 kilometers per hour
65 feet per second 71.323 kilometers per hour