# Convert 500 rpm to hz

So you want to convert 500 rotations per minute into hertz? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 8.3333333333333 hertz.

## How to convert rotations per minute to hertz

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 rpm is equal to 0.016666666666667 hz.

Once you know what 1 rpm is in hertz, you can simply multiply 0.016666666666667 by the total rotations per minute you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 500 rotations per minute. So all we do is multiply 500 by 0.016666666666667:

500 x 0.016666666666667 = 8.3333333333333

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

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

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 rpm the best unit of measurement is hertz, and the amount is 8.3333333333333 hz.