Convert Feet Per Second to Knots

Enter your foot per second value in the form below to get the value calculated in knots.

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1 ft/s = 0.592484 kn

How to Convert Feet Per Second to Knots

Speedometers are used in vehicles to measure speed

Convert feet per second to knots with this simple formula:

knots = feet per second × 0.592484

Converting a foot per second speed measurement to a knot measurement involves multiplying the speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. One foot per second is equal to 0.592484 knots, so to convert simply multiply by 0.592484.

For example, here's how to convert 5 feet per second to knots using the formula above.
5 ft/s = (5 × 0.592484) = 2.962419 kn

Feet per second and knots are both units used to measure speed. Learn more about speed and find more speed measurement conversion calculators. Feet per second is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as ft/s, for example 1 ft/s. Knots are an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as kn, for example 1 kn.

feet per second and knots are units used to measure speed
Convert Knots to Feet Per Second

Foot Per Second Measurements and Equivalent Knot Conversions

Common foot per second values converted to the equivalent knot value
Feet Per Second Knots
1 ft/s 0.592484 kn
2 ft/s 1.185 kn
3 ft/s 1.7775 kn
4 ft/s 2.3699 kn
5 ft/s 2.9624 kn
6 ft/s 3.5549 kn
7 ft/s 4.1474 kn
8 ft/s 4.7399 kn
9 ft/s 5.3324 kn
10 ft/s 5.9248 kn
11 ft/s 6.5173 kn
12 ft/s 7.1098 kn
13 ft/s 7.7023 kn
14 ft/s 8.2948 kn
15 ft/s 8.8873 kn
16 ft/s 9.4797 kn
17 ft/s 10.07 kn
18 ft/s 10.66 kn
19 ft/s 11.26 kn
20 ft/s 11.85 kn
21 ft/s 12.44 kn
22 ft/s 13.03 kn
23 ft/s 13.63 kn
24 ft/s 14.22 kn
25 ft/s 14.81 kn
26 ft/s 15.4 kn
27 ft/s 16 kn
28 ft/s 16.59 kn
29 ft/s 17.18 kn
30 ft/s 17.77 kn
31 ft/s 18.37 kn
32 ft/s 18.96 kn
33 ft/s 19.55 kn
34 ft/s 20.14 kn
35 ft/s 20.74 kn
36 ft/s 21.33 kn
37 ft/s 21.92 kn
38 ft/s 22.51 kn
39 ft/s 23.11 kn
40 ft/s 23.7 kn

More Foot Per Second Speed Conversions

Convert to Mach
1 ft/s is equal to 0.000889 mach
Convert to Speed Of Sound
1 ft/s is equal to 0.000889 speed of sound
Convert to Speed Of Light
1 ft/s is equal to 1.0167E-9 speed of light
Convert to Miles Per Hour
1 ft/s is equal to 0.681818 miles per hour
Convert to Kilometers Per Second
1 ft/s is equal to 0.000305 kilometers per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Hour
1 ft/s is equal to 1.09728 kilometers per hour
Convert to Meters Per Second
1 ft/s is equal to 0.3048 meters per second
Convert to Centimeters Per Second
1 ft/s is equal to 30.48 centimeters per second