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Convert Knots to Miles Per Hour

Convert from knots to miles per hour with this simple formula:
miles per hour = knots × 1.150779
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1 Knot = 1.150779 Miles Per Hour

Learn How to Convert Knots to Miles Per Hour Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a knot speed measurement to a mile per hour measurement involves multiplying your speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. A knot is equal to 1.150779 miles per hour, so to convert simply multiply by 1.150779.

For example, 5kn = (5 × 1.150779) = 5.753897mph.

Knots and miles per hour are both units used to measure speed. Learn more about speed and find more speed measurement conversion calculators. A knot is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as kn, for example 1kn. A mile per hour is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as mph, for example 1mph.

knots and miles per hour are units used to measure speed
Convert Miles Per Hour to Knots

More Speed Conversions

Convert to Mach Speed
1kn is equal to 0.0015 mach
Convert to Speed Of Sound Speed
1kn is equal to 0.0015 speed of sound
Convert to Feet Per Second Speed
1kn is equal to 1.68781 feet per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Second Speed
1kn is equal to 0.000514 kilometers per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Hour Speed
1kn is equal to 1.852 kilometers per hour
Convert to Meters Per Second Speed
1kn is equal to 0.514444 meters per second
Convert to Centimeters Per Second Speed
1kn is equal to 51.444444 centimeters per second

Knot Measurements and Equivalent Mile Per Hour Conversions

Common knot values converted to the equivalent mile per hour value
Knots Miles Per Hour Knots Miles Per Hour Knots Miles Per Hour
1 1.1508 21 24.17 41 47.18
2 2.3016 22 25.32 42 48.33
3 3.4523 23 26.47 43 49.48
4 4.6031 24 27.62 44 50.63
5 5.7539 25 28.77 45 51.79
6 6.9047 26 29.92 46 52.94
7 8.0555 27 31.07 47 54.09
8 9.2062 28 32.22 48 55.24
9 10.36 29 33.37 49 56.39
10 11.51 30 34.52 50 57.54
11 12.66 31 35.67 51 58.69
12 13.81 32 36.82 52 59.84
13 14.96 33 37.98 53 60.99
14 16.11 34 39.13 54 62.14
15 17.26 35 40.28 55 63.29
16 18.41 36 41.43 56 64.44
17 19.56 37 42.58 57 65.59
18 20.71 38 43.73 58 66.75
19 21.86 39 44.88 59 67.9
20 23.02 40 46.03 60 69.05