Convert 5 dps to rps

So you want to convert 5 degrees per second into radians per second? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 0.087241764377443 radians per second.

How to convert degrees per second to radians per second

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 dps is equal to 0.017448352875489 rps.

Once you know what 1 dps is in radians per second, you can simply multiply 0.017448352875489 by the total degrees per second you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 5 degrees per second. So all we do is multiply 5 by 0.017448352875489:

5 x 0.017448352875489 = 0.087241764377443

What is the best conversion unit for 5 dps?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 5 dps.

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 5 dps the best unit of measurement is degrees per second, and the amount is 5 dps.