Foot per minute conversions
The foot per minute conversion selector above selects the speed/velocity measurement unit to convert to starting from feet per minute (ft/min). To make a conversion starting from a unit of speed other than foot per minute, simply click on the "Reset" button.
About foot per minute
The foot per minute (or foot/minute) is a unit of speed in the Imperial and US customary systems of units equal to about 0.00508 meters per second (1 ft/min = 0.00508 m/s), the derived unit of speed in the International System of Units (SI).
One foot per minute (ft/min) is also equal to approximately 0.018288 kilometers per hour (km/h), or 0.0113636 miles per hour (mph), or 0.2 inches per second (in/s) or approximately 0.0098747 knots (kn).
The speed is the distance traveled by an object during a period of time. Thus, feet per minute (or feet/minute) show how many feet are traveled in one minute. The foot is a unit of length in the Imperial / US customary system of units while the minute is a unit of time.
Plural: feet per minute