Convert Mechanical Horsepower to Btu Per Hour

Enter your mechanical horsepower value in the form below to get the value calculated in btu per hour.

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1 hp(I) = 2,544.434187 Btu/h

How to Convert Mechanical Horsepower to Btu Per Hour Using an Easy Conversion Formula

Convert mechanical horsepower to btu per hour with this simple formula:

btu per hour = mechanical horsepower × 2,544.434187

Converting a mechanical horsepower power measurement to a btu per hour measurement involves multiplying your power by the conversion ratio to find the result. A mechanical horsepower is equal to 2,544.434187 btu per hour, so to convert simply multiply by 2,544.434187.

For example:
5 hp(I) = (5 × 2,544.434187) = 12,722.170934 Btu/h

Mechanical horsepower and btu per hour are both units used to measure power. Learn more about power and find more power measurement conversion calculators. A mechanical horsepower is a power measurement and can be abbreviated as hp(I), for example 1 hp(I). A btu per hour is a power measurement and can be abbreviated as Btu/h, for example 1 Btu/h.

Mechanical horsepower is often used to measure the output of engines and motors in North America and is equal to 745.69987158227022 watts, or joules per second. Electric horsepower is used to measure the output of electric motors and other electrical machines, and is equal to exactly 746 watts.

Check out our HP to amps calculator to convert power to current.

Convert Btu Per Hour to Mechanical Horsepower

Mechanical Horsepower Measurements and Equivalent Btu Per Hour Conversions

Common mechanical horsepower values converted to the equivalent btu per hour value
Mechanical Horsepower Btu Per Hour
1 hp(I) 2,544 Btu/h
2 hp(I) 5,089 Btu/h
3 hp(I) 7,633 Btu/h
4 hp(I) 10,178 Btu/h
5 hp(I) 12,722 Btu/h
6 hp(I) 15,267 Btu/h
7 hp(I) 17,811 Btu/h
8 hp(I) 20,355 Btu/h
9 hp(I) 22,900 Btu/h
10 hp(I) 25,444 Btu/h
11 hp(I) 27,989 Btu/h
12 hp(I) 30,533 Btu/h
13 hp(I) 33,078 Btu/h
14 hp(I) 35,622 Btu/h
15 hp(I) 38,167 Btu/h
16 hp(I) 40,711 Btu/h
17 hp(I) 43,255 Btu/h
18 hp(I) 45,800 Btu/h
19 hp(I) 48,344 Btu/h
20 hp(I) 50,889 Btu/h
21 hp(I) 53,433 Btu/h
22 hp(I) 55,978 Btu/h
23 hp(I) 58,522 Btu/h
24 hp(I) 61,066 Btu/h
25 hp(I) 63,611 Btu/h
26 hp(I) 66,155 Btu/h
27 hp(I) 68,700 Btu/h
28 hp(I) 71,244 Btu/h
29 hp(I) 73,789 Btu/h
30 hp(I) 76,333 Btu/h
31 hp(I) 78,877 Btu/h
32 hp(I) 81,422 Btu/h
33 hp(I) 83,966 Btu/h
34 hp(I) 86,511 Btu/h
35 hp(I) 89,055 Btu/h
36 hp(I) 91,600 Btu/h
37 hp(I) 94,144 Btu/h
38 hp(I) 96,688 Btu/h
39 hp(I) 99,233 Btu/h
40 hp(I) 101,777 Btu/h

More Power Conversions

Convert to Watts Power
1 hp(I) is equal to 745.699872 watts
Convert to Microwatts Power
1 hp(I) is equal to 745,699,871.6 microwatts
Convert to Milliwatts Power
1 hp(I) is equal to 745,699.9 milliwatts
Convert to Kilowatts Power
1 hp(I) is equal to 0.7457 kilowatts
Convert to Megawatts Power
1 hp(I) is equal to 0.000746 megawatts
Convert to Electric Horsepower Power
1 hp(I) is equal to 0.999598 electric horsepower
Convert to Kilocalories Per Hour Power
1 hp(I) is equal to 641.615691 kilocalories per hour