# Convert 500 k to f

So you want to convert 500 degrees kelvin into degrees fahrenheit? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 440.33 degrees fahrenheit.

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## How to convert degrees kelvin to degrees fahrenheit

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.

With most unit conversion you can figure out the difference using simple multiplication because one number is just a ratio of the other, but because in this example we are working with temperature conversion we can't do that.

This is because temperature conversion works using different scales and each conversion has it's own specific formula needed to calculate the answer.

## What is the best conversion unit for 500 k?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 500 k.

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 500 k the best unit of measurement is degrees celsius, and the amount is 226.85 c.