# Convert 10 hpa to mgpa

So you want to convert 10 hectopascals into megapascals? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 0.001 megapascals.

## How to convert hectopascals to megapascals

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 hpa is equal to 0.0001 mgpa.

Once you know what 1 hpa is in megapascals, you can simply multiply 0.0001 by the total hectopascals you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 10 hectopascals. So all we do is multiply 10 by 0.0001:

10 x 0.0001 = 0.001

## What is the best conversion unit for 10 hpa?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 10 hpa.

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 10 hpa the best unit of measurement is kilopascals, and the amount is 1 kpa.