# Convert Seconds to Minutes

Enter the time in seconds below to get the value converted to minutes.

**Results in Minutes:**

## How to Convert Seconds to Minutes

To convert a second measurement to a minute measurement, multiply the time by the conversion ratio. One second is equal to 0.016667 minutes, so use this simple formula to convert:

The time in minutes is equal to the seconds multiplied by 0.016667.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 seconds to minutes using the formula above.

Seconds and minutes are both units used to measure time. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Seconds

The second has historically been defined as 1/60 of a minute or 1/86,400 of a day. The SI defines the second as the duration of 9,192,631,770 periods of the radiation corresponding to the transition between the two hyperfine levels of the ground state of the caesium 133 atom.

The second is the SI base unit for time in the metric system. Seconds can be abbreviated as *sec*, for example 1 second can be written as 1 sec.

## Minutes

The minute is a period of time equal to 1/60 of an hour or 60 seconds.

The minute is an SI accepted unit for time for use with the metric system. Minutes can be abbreviated as *min*, for example 1 minute can be written as 1 min.

## Second Measurements and Equivalent Minute Conversions

Seconds | Minutes |
---|---|

1 sec | 0.016667 min |

2 sec | 0.033333 min |

3 sec | 0.05 min |

4 sec | 0.066667 min |

5 sec | 0.083333 min |

6 sec | 0.1 min |

7 sec | 0.116667 min |

8 sec | 0.133333 min |

9 sec | 0.15 min |

10 sec | 0.166667 min |

11 sec | 0.183333 min |

12 sec | 0.2 min |

13 sec | 0.216667 min |

14 sec | 0.233333 min |

15 sec | 0.25 min |

16 sec | 0.266667 min |

17 sec | 0.283333 min |

18 sec | 0.3 min |

19 sec | 0.316667 min |

20 sec | 0.333333 min |

21 sec | 0.35 min |

22 sec | 0.366667 min |

23 sec | 0.383333 min |

24 sec | 0.4 min |

25 sec | 0.416667 min |

26 sec | 0.433333 min |

27 sec | 0.45 min |

28 sec | 0.466667 min |

29 sec | 0.483333 min |

30 sec | 0.5 min |

31 sec | 0.516667 min |

32 sec | 0.533333 min |

33 sec | 0.55 min |

34 sec | 0.566667 min |

35 sec | 0.583333 min |

36 sec | 0.6 min |

37 sec | 0.616667 min |

38 sec | 0.633333 min |

39 sec | 0.65 min |

40 sec | 0.666667 min |

## More Second Time Conversions

- Convert to Centuries
- 1 sec is equal to 3.1689E-10 centuries
- Convert to Decades
- 1 sec is equal to 3.1689E-9 decades
- Convert to Years
- 1 sec is equal to 3.1689E-8 years
- Convert to Months
- 1 sec is equal to 3.8026E-7 months
- Convert to Weeks
- 1 sec is equal to 1.6534E-6 weeks
- Convert to Days
- 1 sec is equal to 1.1574E-5 days
- Convert to Hours
- 1 sec is equal to 0.000278 hours
- Convert to Milliseconds
- 1 sec is equal to 1,000 milliseconds
- Convert to Microseconds
- 1 sec is equal to 1,000,000 microseconds
- Convert to Nanoseconds
- 1 sec is equal to 1,000,000,000 nanoseconds