Kilowatts to Btu Per Hour Conversion

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1 kW = 3,412.14245 Btu/h

How to Convert Kilowatts to Btu Per Hour

To convert a kilowatt measurement to a btu per hour measurement, multiply the power by the conversion ratio.

Since one kilowatt is equal to 3,412.14245 btu per hour, you can use this simple formula to convert:

btu per hour = kilowatts × 3,412.14245

The power in btu per hour is equal to the kilowatts multiplied by 3,412.14245.

For example, here's how to convert 5 kilowatts to btu per hour using the formula above.
5 kW = (5 × 3,412.14245) = 17,060.712251 Btu/h

Kilowatts and btu per hour are both units used to measure power. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.


One kilowatt is the power equal to 1,000 watts, or the energy consumption at a rate of 1,000 joules per second.

The kilowatt is a multiple of the watt, which is the SI derived unit for power. In the metric system, "kilo" is the prefix for 103. Kilowatts can be abbreviated as kW; for example, 1 kilowatt can be written as 1 kW.

Btu Per Hour

One BTU per hour is equal to one british thermal unit, or the energy needed to heat one pound of water 1 °F, for one hour.

The btu per hour is a US customary unit of power. Btu per hour can be abbreviated as Btu/h; for example, 1 btu per hour can be written as 1 Btu/h.

In formal expressions, the slash, or solidus (/), is used to separate units used to indicate division in an expression.

Kilowatt to Btu Per Hour Conversion Table

Kilowatt measurements converted to btu per hour
Kilowatts Btu Per Hour
0.001 kW 3.4121 Btu/h
0.002 kW 6.8243 Btu/h
0.003 kW 10.24 Btu/h
0.004 kW 13.65 Btu/h
0.005 kW 17.06 Btu/h
0.006 kW 20.47 Btu/h
0.007 kW 23.88 Btu/h
0.008 kW 27.3 Btu/h
0.009 kW 30.71 Btu/h
0.01 kW 34.12 Btu/h
0.02 kW 68.24 Btu/h
0.03 kW 102.36 Btu/h
0.04 kW 136.49 Btu/h
0.05 kW 170.61 Btu/h
0.06 kW 204.73 Btu/h
0.07 kW 238.85 Btu/h
0.08 kW 272.97 Btu/h
0.09 kW 307.09 Btu/h
0.1 kW 341.21 Btu/h
0.2 kW 682.43 Btu/h
0.3 kW 1,024 Btu/h
0.4 kW 1,365 Btu/h
0.5 kW 1,706 Btu/h
0.6 kW 2,047 Btu/h
0.7 kW 2,388 Btu/h
0.8 kW 2,730 Btu/h
0.9 kW 3,071 Btu/h
1 kW 3,412 Btu/h

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