# Convert 1000 knot to mph

So you want to convert 1000 knots into miles per hour? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 1150.7784538296 miles per hour.

## How to convert knots to miles per hour

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 knot is equal to 1.1507784538296 mph.

Once you know what 1 knot is in miles per hour, you can simply multiply 1.1507784538296 by the total knots you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 1000 knots. So all we do is multiply 1000 by 1.1507784538296:

1000 x 1.1507784538296 = 1150.7784538296

## What is the best conversion unit for 1000 knot?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 1000 knot.

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 1000 knot the best unit of measurement is metres per second, and the amount is 514.444 mps.