# Convert Pounds Per Square Foot to Bars

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

**Results in Bars:**

## How to Convert Pounds Per Square Foot to Bars

To convert a pound per square foot measurement to a bar measurement, multiply the pressure by the conversion ratio. One pound per square foot is equal to 0.000479 bars, so use this simple formula to convert:

The pressure in bars is equal to the pounds per square foot multiplied by 0.000479.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 pounds per square foot to bars using the formula above.

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

## 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 lbfft^{2}

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

## Bars

The bar is equal to 100,000 pascals, which are defined as the pressure of one newton per square meter. One bar is just less than the average atmospheric pressure.

The bar is a non-SI metric unit for pressure. Bars can be abbreviated as *bar*, for example 1 bar can be written as 1 bar.

## Pound Per Square Foot Measurements and Equivalent Bar Conversions

Pounds Per Square Foot | Bars |
---|---|

1 psf | 0.000479 bar |

2 psf | 0.000958 bar |

3 psf | 0.001436 bar |

4 psf | 0.001915 bar |

5 psf | 0.002394 bar |

6 psf | 0.002873 bar |

7 psf | 0.003352 bar |

8 psf | 0.00383 bar |

9 psf | 0.004309 bar |

10 psf | 0.004788 bar |

11 psf | 0.005267 bar |

12 psf | 0.005746 bar |

13 psf | 0.006224 bar |

14 psf | 0.006703 bar |

15 psf | 0.007182 bar |

16 psf | 0.007661 bar |

17 psf | 0.00814 bar |

18 psf | 0.008618 bar |

19 psf | 0.009097 bar |

20 psf | 0.009576 bar |

21 psf | 0.010055 bar |

22 psf | 0.010534 bar |

23 psf | 0.011012 bar |

24 psf | 0.011491 bar |

25 psf | 0.01197 bar |

26 psf | 0.012449 bar |

27 psf | 0.012928 bar |

28 psf | 0.013406 bar |

29 psf | 0.013885 bar |

30 psf | 0.014364 bar |

31 psf | 0.014843 bar |

32 psf | 0.015322 bar |

33 psf | 0.0158 bar |

34 psf | 0.016279 bar |

35 psf | 0.016758 bar |

36 psf | 0.017237 bar |

37 psf | 0.017716 bar |

38 psf | 0.018194 bar |

39 psf | 0.018673 bar |

40 psf | 0.019152 bar |

## More Pound Per Square Foot Pressure Conversions

- Convert to Pascals
- 1 psf is equal to 47.880208 pascals
- Convert to Hectopascals
- 1 psf is equal to 0.478802 hectopascals
- Convert to Atmospheres
- 1 psf is equal to 0.000473 atmospheres
- Convert to Millibars
- 1 psf is equal to 0.478802 millibars
- Convert to Kilograms Per Square Centimeter
- 1 psf is equal to 0.000488 kilograms per square centimeter
- Convert to Kilograms Per Square Meter
- 1 psf is equal to 4.882422 kilograms per square meter
- Convert to Pounds Per Square Inch
- 1 psf is equal to 0.006944 pounds per square inch
- Convert to Torr
- 1 psf is equal to 0.359131 torr