# Convert 1 mgvar to gvar

So you want to convert 1 megavolt-amperes reactive into gigavolt-amperes reactive? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 0.001 gigavolt-amperes reactive.

## How to convert megavolt-amperes reactive to gigavolt-amperes reactive

We all use different units of measurement every day. Whether you're in a foreign country and need to convert the local imperial units to metric, or you're baking a cake and need to convert to a unit you are more familiar with.

Luckily, converting most units is very, very simple. In this case, all you need to know is that 1 mgvar is equal to 0.001 gvar.

Once you know what 1 mgvar is in gigavolt-amperes reactive, you can simply multiply 0.001 by the total megavolt-amperes reactive you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 1 megavolt-amperes reactive. So all we do is multiply 1 by 0.001:

1 x 0.001 = 0.001

## What is the best conversion unit for 1 mgvar?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 1 mgvar.

What is the "best" unit of measurement? To keep it simple, let's say that the best unit of measure is the one that is the lowest possible without going below 1. The reason for this is that the lowest number generally makes it easier to understand the measurement.

For 1 mgvar the best unit of measurement is megavolt-amperes reactive, and the amount is 1 mgvar.