Convert Miles Per Hour to Centimeters Per Second

Enter the speed in miles per hour below to get the value converted to centimeters per second.

SWAP UNITS
Results in Centimeters Per Second:
Loading content.
1 mph = 44.704 cm/s

How to Convert Miles Per Hour to Centimeters Per Second

Speedometers are used in vehicles to measure speed

To convert a mile per hour measurement to a centimeter per second measurement, multiply the speed by the conversion ratio. One mile per hour is equal to 44.704 centimeters per second, so use this simple formula to convert:

centimeters per second = miles per hour × 44.704

The speed in centimeters per second is equal to the miles per hour multiplied by 44.704.

For example, here's how to convert 5 miles per hour to centimeters per second using the formula above.
5 mph = (5 × 44.704) = 223.52 cm/s

Miles per hour and centimeters per second are both units used to measure speed. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Miles Per Hour

Miles per hour are a measurement of speed expressing the distance travelled in miles in one hour.

The mile per hour is a US customary and imperial unit of speed. Miles per hour can be abbreviated as mph, and are also sometimes abbreviated as mi/h or MPH. For example, 1 mile per hour can be written as 1 mph, 1 mi/h, or 1 MPH.

Miles per hour can be expressed using the formula:
vmph = dmithr

The velocity in miles per hour is equal to the distance in miles divided by time in hours.

Centimeters Per Second

Centimeters per second are a measurement of speed expressing the distance travelled in centimeters in one second.

The centimeter per second, or centimetre per second, is an SI unit of speed in the metric system. Centimeters per second can be abbreviated as cm/s, and are also sometimes abbreviated as cm/sec. For example, 1 centimeter per second can be written as 1 cm/s or 1 cm/sec.

Centimeters per second can be expressed using the formula:
vm/s = dcmtsec

The velocity in centimeters per second is equal to the distance in centimeters divided by time in seconds.

Mile Per Hour Measurements and Equivalent Centimeter Per Second Conversions

Common mile per hour values converted to the equivalent centimeter per second value
Miles Per Hour Centimeters Per Second
1 mph 44.7 cm/s
2 mph 89.41 cm/s
3 mph 134.11 cm/s
4 mph 178.82 cm/s
5 mph 223.52 cm/s
6 mph 268.22 cm/s
7 mph 312.93 cm/s
8 mph 357.63 cm/s
9 mph 402.34 cm/s
10 mph 447.04 cm/s
11 mph 491.74 cm/s
12 mph 536.45 cm/s
13 mph 581.15 cm/s
14 mph 625.86 cm/s
15 mph 670.56 cm/s
16 mph 715.26 cm/s
17 mph 759.97 cm/s
18 mph 804.67 cm/s
19 mph 849.38 cm/s
20 mph 894.08 cm/s
21 mph 938.78 cm/s
22 mph 983.49 cm/s
23 mph 1,028 cm/s
24 mph 1,073 cm/s
25 mph 1,118 cm/s
26 mph 1,162 cm/s
27 mph 1,207 cm/s
28 mph 1,252 cm/s
29 mph 1,296 cm/s
30 mph 1,341 cm/s
31 mph 1,386 cm/s
32 mph 1,431 cm/s
33 mph 1,475 cm/s
34 mph 1,520 cm/s
35 mph 1,565 cm/s
36 mph 1,609 cm/s
37 mph 1,654 cm/s
38 mph 1,699 cm/s
39 mph 1,743 cm/s
40 mph 1,788 cm/s

More Mile Per Hour Speed Conversions

Convert to Knots
1 mph is equal to 0.868976 knots
Convert to Mach
1 mph is equal to Mach 0.001303
Convert to Speed Of Sound
1 mph is equal to 0.001303 speed of sound
Convert to Speed Of Light
1 mph is equal to 1.4912E-9 speed of light
Convert to Feet Per Second
1 mph is equal to 1.466667 feet per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Second
1 mph is equal to 0.000447 kilometers per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Hour
1 mph is equal to 1.609344 kilometers per hour
Convert to Meters Per Second
1 mph is equal to 0.44704 meters per second