# Convert 50 kvar to gvar

So you want to convert 50 kilovolt-amperes reactive into gigavolt-amperes reactive? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 5.0E-5 gigavolt-amperes reactive.

## How to convert kilovolt-amperes reactive to gigavolt-amperes reactive

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 kvar is equal to 1.0E-6 gvar.

Once you know what 1 kvar is in gigavolt-amperes reactive, you can simply multiply 1.0E-6 by the total kilovolt-amperes reactive you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 50 kilovolt-amperes reactive. So all we do is multiply 50 by 1.0E-6:

50 x 1.0E-6 = 5.0E-5

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

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

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 kvar the best unit of measurement is kilovolt-amperes reactive, and the amount is 50 kvar.