Millibars to Pounds per Square Foot Converter

Enter the pressure in millibars below to get the value converted to pounds per square foot.


Result in Pounds per Square Foot:

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1 mbar = 2.088546 psf

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How to Convert Millibars to Pounds per Square Foot

To convert a measurement in millibars to a measurement in pounds per square foot, multiply the pressure by the following conversion ratio: 2.088546 pounds per square foot/millibar.

Since one millibar is equal to 2.088546 pounds per square foot, you can use this simple formula to convert:

pounds per square foot = millibars × 2.088546

The pressure in pounds per square foot is equal to the pressure in millibars multiplied by 2.088546.

For example, here's how to convert 5 millibars to pounds per square foot using the formula above.
pounds per square foot = (5 mbar × 2.088546) = 10.442728 psf

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

What Is a Millibar?

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 thousandths, or 10-3. Millibars can be abbreviated as mbar; for example, 1 millibar can be written as 1 mbar.

Learn more about millibars.

What Are Pounds per Square Foot?

One pound per square foot is the pressure of equal to one pound-force per square foot.

The pound per square foot is a US customary and imperial unit of pressure. Pounds per square foot can be abbreviated as psf; for example, 1 pound per square foot can be written as 1 psf.

PSF can be expressed using the formula:
1 psf = 1 lbf / ft2

Pressure in pounds per square foot are equal to the pound-force divided by the area in square feet.

Learn more about pounds per square foot.

Millibar to Pound per Square Foot Conversion Table

Table showing various millibar measurements converted to pounds per square foot.
Millibars Pounds Per Square Foot
1 mbar 2.0885 psf
2 mbar 4.1771 psf
3 mbar 6.2656 psf
4 mbar 8.3542 psf
5 mbar 10.44 psf
6 mbar 12.53 psf
7 mbar 14.62 psf
8 mbar 16.71 psf
9 mbar 18.8 psf
10 mbar 20.89 psf
11 mbar 22.97 psf
12 mbar 25.06 psf
13 mbar 27.15 psf
14 mbar 29.24 psf
15 mbar 31.33 psf
16 mbar 33.42 psf
17 mbar 35.51 psf
18 mbar 37.59 psf
19 mbar 39.68 psf
20 mbar 41.77 psf
21 mbar 43.86 psf
22 mbar 45.95 psf
23 mbar 48.04 psf
24 mbar 50.13 psf
25 mbar 52.21 psf
26 mbar 54.3 psf
27 mbar 56.39 psf
28 mbar 58.48 psf
29 mbar 60.57 psf
30 mbar 62.66 psf
31 mbar 64.74 psf
32 mbar 66.83 psf
33 mbar 68.92 psf
34 mbar 71.01 psf
35 mbar 73.1 psf
36 mbar 75.19 psf
37 mbar 77.28 psf
38 mbar 79.36 psf
39 mbar 81.45 psf
40 mbar 83.54 psf

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