# Foot per second conversions

The foot per second conversion selector on this page selects the speed/velocity measurement unit to convert to starting from feet per second (ft/s). To make a conversion starting from a unit of speed other than foot per second, simply click on the "Reset" button.

## About foot per second

The **foot per second** (or **foot/second**) is a unit of speed in the Imperial and US customary systems of units equal to 0.3048 meters per second (1 ft/s = 0.3048 m/s), the derived unit of speed in the International System of Units (SI).

One foot per second (ft/s) is also equal to approximately 1.09728 kilometers per hour (km/h), or 0.681818 miles per hour (mph), or 12 inches per second (in/s) or approximately 0.5924838 knots (kn).

The speed is the distance traveled by an object during a period of time. Thus, feet per second (or feet/second) show how many feet are traveled in one second. The foot is a unit of length in the Imperial / US customary system of units while the second is a unit of time.

Symbol: ft/s

Plural: feet per second

Foot per second conversions: a detailed list with conversions from feet per second to other (metric, imperial, or customary) speed and velocity measurement units is shown below.

- foot per second to centimeter per second (ft/s to cm/s)
- foot per second to foot per hour (ft/s to ft/h)
- foot per second to foot per minute (ft/s to ft/min)
- foot per second to inch per hour (ft/s to in/h)
- foot per second to inch per minute (ft/s to in/min)
- foot per second to inch per second (ft/s to in/s)
- foot per second to kilometer per hour (ft/s to km/h)
- foot per second to kilometer per minute (ft/s to km/min)
- foot per second to kilometer per second (ft/s to km/s)
- foot per second to knot (ft/s to kn)
- foot per second to meter per hour (ft/s to m/h)
- foot per second to meter per minute (ft/s to m/min)
- foot per second to meter per second (ft/s to m/s)
- foot per second to micrometer per second (ft/s to μm/s)
- foot per second to mile per hour (ft/s to mph)
- foot per second to mile per minute (ft/s to mpm)
- foot per second to mile per second (ft/s to mps)
- foot per second to millimeter per second (ft/s to mm/s)
- foot per second to nautical mile per day (ft/s to nmi/d)
- foot per second to nautical mile per hour (ft/s to nmi/h)
- foot per second to speed of light (ft/s to c)
- foot per second to speed of sound
- foot per second to walking speed