# Convert 1 spm to mpk

So you want to convert 1 seconds per metre into minutes per kilometre? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 16.666666666667 minutes per kilometre.

## How to convert seconds per metre to minutes per kilometre

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 spm is equal to 16.666666666667 mpk.

Once you know what 1 spm is in minutes per kilometre, you can simply multiply 16.666666666667 by the total seconds per metre you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 1 seconds per metre. So all we do is multiply 1 by 16.666666666667:

1 x 16.666666666667 = 16.666666666667

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

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

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 spm the best unit of measurement is seconds per metre, and the amount is 1 spm.