# Convert 50 ftps to mps

So you want to convert 50 feet per second into metres per second? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 15.239986846813 metres per second.

## How to convert feet per second to metres 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 ftps is equal to 0.30479973693626 mps.

Once you know what 1 ftps is in metres per second, you can simply multiply 0.30479973693626 by the total feet per second you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 50 feet per second. So all we do is multiply 50 by 0.30479973693626:

50 x 0.30479973693626 = 15.239986846813

## What is the best conversion unit for 50 ftps?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 50 ftps.

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 50 ftps the best unit of measurement is metres per second, and the amount is 15.239986846813 mps.