Speedometers are used in vehicles to measure speed

Convert Feet Per Second to Meters Per Second

Convert from feet per second to meters per second with this simple formula:
meters per second = feet per second × 0.3048
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1 Foot Per Second = 0.3048 Meters Per Second

Learn How to Convert Feet Per Second to Meters Per Second Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a foot per second speed measurement to a meter per second measurement involves multiplying your speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. A foot per second is equal to 0.3048 meters per second, so to convert simply multiply by 0.3048.

For example, 5ft/sec = (5 × 0.3048) = 1.524m/sec.

Feet per second and meters per second are both units used to measure speed. Learn more about speed and find more speed measurement conversion calculators. A foot per second is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as ft/sec, for example 1ft/sec. A meter per second is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as m/sec, for example 1m/sec. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

feet per second and meters per second are units used to measure speed
Convert Meters Per Second to Feet Per Second

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Convert to Knots Speed
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Convert to Mach Speed
1ft/sec is equal to 0.000889 mach
Convert to Speed Of Sound Speed
1ft/sec is equal to 0.000889 speed of sound
Convert to Miles Per Hour Speed
1ft/sec is equal to 0.681818 miles per hour
Convert to Kilometers Per Second Speed
1ft/sec is equal to 0.000305 kilometers per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Hour Speed
1ft/sec is equal to 1.09728 kilometers per hour
Convert to Centimeters Per Second Speed
1ft/sec is equal to 30.48 centimeters per second

Foot Per Second Measurements and Equivalent Meter Per Second Conversions

Common foot per second values converted to the equivalent meter per second value
Feet Per Second Meters Per Second Feet Per Second Meters Per Second Feet Per Second Meters Per Second
1 0.3048 21 6.4008 41 12.5
2 0.6096 22 6.7056 42 12.8
3 0.9144 23 7.0104 43 13.11
4 1.2192 24 7.3152 44 13.41
5 1.524 25 7.62 45 13.72
6 1.8288 26 7.9248 46 14.02
7 2.1336 27 8.2296 47 14.33
8 2.4384 28 8.5344 48 14.63
9 2.7432 29 8.8392 49 14.94
10 3.048 30 9.144 50 15.24
11 3.3528 31 9.4488 51 15.54
12 3.6576 32 9.7536 52 15.85
13 3.9624 33 10.06 53 16.15
14 4.2672 34 10.36 54 16.46
15 4.572 35 10.67 55 16.76
16 4.8768 36 10.97 56 17.07
17 5.1816 37 11.28 57 17.37
18 5.4864 38 11.58 58 17.68
19 5.7912 39 11.89 59 17.98
20 6.096 40 12.19 60 18.29