# Convert 50 mph to ftps

So you want to convert 50 miles per hour into feet per second? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 73.333396625188 feet per second.

## How to convert miles per hour to feet 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 mph is equal to 1.4666679325038 ftps.

Once you know what 1 mph is in feet per second, you can simply multiply 1.4666679325038 by the total miles per hour you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 50 miles per hour. So all we do is multiply 50 by 1.4666679325038:

50 x 1.4666679325038 = 73.333396625188

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

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

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 mph the best unit of measurement is metres per second, and the amount is 22.352 mps.