Convert Kilometers Per Hour to Centimeters Per Second

Enter your kilometer per hour value in the form below to get the value calculated in centimeters per second.

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1 km/h = 27.777778 cm/s

How to Convert Kilometers Per Hour to Centimeters Per Second

Speedometers are used in vehicles to measure speed

Convert kilometers per hour to centimeters per second with this simple formula:

centimeters per second = kilometers per hour × 27.777778

Converting a kilometer per hour speed measurement to a centimeter per second measurement involves multiplying the speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. One kilometer per hour is equal to 27.777778 centimeters per second, so to convert simply multiply by 27.777778.

For example, here's how to convert 5 kilometers per hour to centimeters per second using the formula above.
5 km/h = (5 × 27.777778) = 138.888889 cm/s

Kilometers per hour and centimeters per second are both units used to measure speed. Learn more about speed and find more speed measurement conversion calculators. Kilometers per hour is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as km/h, for example 1 km/h. Centimeters per second is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as cm/s, for example 1 cm/s. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

kilometers per hour and centimeters per second are units used to measure speed
Convert Centimeters Per Second to Kilometers Per Hour

Kilometer Per Hour Measurements and Equivalent Centimeter Per Second Conversions

Common kilometer per hour values converted to the equivalent centimeter per second value
Kilometers Per Hour Centimeters Per Second
1 km/h 27.78 cm/s
2 km/h 55.56 cm/s
3 km/h 83.33 cm/s
4 km/h 111.11 cm/s
5 km/h 138.89 cm/s
6 km/h 166.67 cm/s
7 km/h 194.44 cm/s
8 km/h 222.22 cm/s
9 km/h 250 cm/s
10 km/h 277.78 cm/s
11 km/h 305.56 cm/s
12 km/h 333.33 cm/s
13 km/h 361.11 cm/s
14 km/h 388.89 cm/s
15 km/h 416.67 cm/s
16 km/h 444.44 cm/s
17 km/h 472.22 cm/s
18 km/h 500 cm/s
19 km/h 527.78 cm/s
20 km/h 555.56 cm/s
21 km/h 583.33 cm/s
22 km/h 611.11 cm/s
23 km/h 638.89 cm/s
24 km/h 666.67 cm/s
25 km/h 694.44 cm/s
26 km/h 722.22 cm/s
27 km/h 750 cm/s
28 km/h 777.78 cm/s
29 km/h 805.56 cm/s
30 km/h 833.33 cm/s
31 km/h 861.11 cm/s
32 km/h 888.89 cm/s
33 km/h 916.67 cm/s
34 km/h 944.44 cm/s
35 km/h 972.22 cm/s
36 km/h 1,000 cm/s
37 km/h 1,028 cm/s
38 km/h 1,056 cm/s
39 km/h 1,083 cm/s
40 km/h 1,111 cm/s

More Kilometer Per Hour Speed Conversions

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1 km/h is equal to 0.539957 knots
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1 km/h is equal to 0.00081 mach
Convert to Speed Of Sound
1 km/h is equal to 0.00081 speed of sound
Convert to Speed Of Light
1 km/h is equal to 9.2657E-10 speed of light
Convert to Miles Per Hour
1 km/h is equal to 0.621371 miles per hour
Convert to Feet Per Second
1 km/h is equal to 0.911344 feet per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Second
1 km/h is equal to 0.000278 kilometers per second
Convert to Meters Per Second
1 km/h is equal to 0.277778 meters per second