Millibars to Kilograms Per Square Meter Conversion

Enter the pressure in millibars below to get the value converted to kilograms per square meter.

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1 mbar = 10.197162 kgf/m²

How to Convert Millibars to Kilograms Per Square Meter

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To convert a millibar measurement to a kilogram per square meter measurement, multiply the pressure by the conversion ratio. One millibar is equal to 10.197162 kilograms per square meter, so use this simple formula to convert:

kilograms per square meter = millibars × 10.197162

The pressure in kilograms per square meter is equal to the millibars multiplied by 10.197162.

For example, here's how to convert 5 millibars to kilograms per square meter using the formula above.
5 mbar = (5 × 10.197162) = 50.985811 kgf/m²

Millibars and kilograms per square meter are both units used to measure pressure. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Millibars

One millibar is equal to one-thousandth of a bar, which is defined as the pressure of one newton per square meter. One millibar is also equal to one hectopascal.

The millibar is a non-SI metric unit for pressure. In the metric system, "milli" is the prefix for 10-3. Millibars can be abbreviated as mbar; for example, 1 millibar can be written as 1 mbar.

Kilograms Per Square Meter

One kilogram per square meter is the pressure of equal to one kilogram-force per square meter.

The kilogram per square meter is a non-SI metric unit for pressure. A kilogram per square meter is sometimes also referred to as a kilogram per square metre or kilogram-force per meter square. Kilograms per square meter can be abbreviated as kgf/m²; for example, 1 kilogram per square meter can be written as 1 kgf/m².

In formal expressions, the slash, or solidus (/), is used to separate units used to indicate division in an expression.[1]

The unit is deprecated and not permitted for use with SI units.

Kilograms per square meter can be expressed using the formula:
1 kgf/m2 = 1 kgfm2

Pressure in kilograms per square meter are equal to the kilogram-force divided by the area in square meters.

Millibar to Kilogram Per Square Meter Conversion Table

Millibar measurements converted to kilograms per square meter
Millibars Kilograms Per Square Meter
1 mbar 10.2 kgf/m²
2 mbar 20.39 kgf/m²
3 mbar 30.59 kgf/m²
4 mbar 40.79 kgf/m²
5 mbar 50.99 kgf/m²
6 mbar 61.18 kgf/m²
7 mbar 71.38 kgf/m²
8 mbar 81.58 kgf/m²
9 mbar 91.77 kgf/m²
10 mbar 101.97 kgf/m²
11 mbar 112.17 kgf/m²
12 mbar 122.37 kgf/m²
13 mbar 132.56 kgf/m²
14 mbar 142.76 kgf/m²
15 mbar 152.96 kgf/m²
16 mbar 163.15 kgf/m²
17 mbar 173.35 kgf/m²
18 mbar 183.55 kgf/m²
19 mbar 193.75 kgf/m²
20 mbar 203.94 kgf/m²
21 mbar 214.14 kgf/m²
22 mbar 224.34 kgf/m²
23 mbar 234.53 kgf/m²
24 mbar 244.73 kgf/m²
25 mbar 254.93 kgf/m²
26 mbar 265.13 kgf/m²
27 mbar 275.32 kgf/m²
28 mbar 285.52 kgf/m²
29 mbar 295.72 kgf/m²
30 mbar 305.91 kgf/m²
31 mbar 316.11 kgf/m²
32 mbar 326.31 kgf/m²
33 mbar 336.51 kgf/m²
34 mbar 346.7 kgf/m²
35 mbar 356.9 kgf/m²
36 mbar 367.1 kgf/m²
37 mbar 377.29 kgf/m²
38 mbar 387.49 kgf/m²
39 mbar 397.69 kgf/m²
40 mbar 407.89 kgf/m²

References

  1. National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST Guide to the SI, Chapter 6: Rules and Style Conventions for Printing and Using Units, https://www.nist.gov/pml/special-publication-811/nist-guide-si-chapter-6-rules-and-style-conventions-printing-and-using