Speedometers are used in vehicles to measure speed

Convert Meters Per Second to Kilometers Per Hour

Convert from meters per second to kilometers per hour with this simple formula:
kilometers per hour = meters per second × 3.6
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1 Meter Per Second = 3.6 Kilometers Per Hour

Learn How to Convert Meters Per Second to Kilometers Per Hour Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a meter per second speed measurement to a kilometer per hour measurement involves multiplying your speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. A meter per second is equal to 3.6 kilometers per hour, so to convert simply multiply by 3.6.

For example, 5m/sec = (5 × 3.6) = 18km/h.

Meters per second and kilometers per hour are both units used to measure speed. Learn more about speed and find more speed measurement conversion calculators. A meter per second is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as m/sec, for example 1m/sec. A kilometer per hour is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as km/h, for example 1km/h. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

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

More Speed Conversions

Convert to Knots Speed
1m/sec is equal to 1.943844 knots
Convert to Mach Speed
1m/sec is equal to 0.002915 mach
Convert to Speed Of Sound Speed
1m/sec is equal to 0.002915 speed of sound
Convert to Miles Per Hour Speed
1m/sec is equal to 2.236936 miles per hour
Convert to Feet Per Second Speed
1m/sec is equal to 3.28084 feet per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Second Speed
1m/sec is equal to 0.001 kilometers per second
Convert to Centimeters Per Second Speed
1m/sec is equal to 100 centimeters per second

Meter Per Second Measurements and Equivalent Kilometer Per Hour Conversions

Common meter per second values converted to the equivalent kilometer per hour value
Meters Per Second Kilometers Per Hour Meters Per Second Kilometers Per Hour Meters Per Second Kilometers Per Hour
1 3.6 21 75.6 41 147.6
2 7.2 22 79.2 42 151.2
3 10.8 23 82.8 43 154.8
4 14.4 24 86.4 44 158.4
5 18 25 90 45 162
6 21.6 26 93.6 46 165.6
7 25.2 27 97.2 47 169.2
8 28.8 28 100.8 48 172.8
9 32.4 29 104.4 49 176.4
10 36 30 108 50 180
11 39.6 31 111.6 51 183.6
12 43.2 32 115.2 52 187.2
13 46.8 33 118.8 53 190.8
14 50.4 34 122.4 54 194.4
15 54 35 126 55 198
16 57.6 36 129.6 56 201.6
17 61.2 37 133.2 57 205.2
18 64.8 38 136.8 58 208.8
19 68.4 39 140.4 59 212.4
20 72 40 144 60 216