Carrie Bow Cay

Environmental Monitoring System

Common Unit Conversions

 

 


The table below provides a listing of common unit conversion factors.

 

 


To Convert from:

To:

Multiply by:

Applies to

m/s

knots

1.9438440

Wind Speed

m/s

mph

2.2369360

Wind Speed

mph

knots

0.8689762

Wind Speed

mph

m/s

0.4470400

Wind Speed

knots

mph

1.1507790

Wind Speed

knots

m/s

0.5144444

Wind Speed

inches

mm

25.4

Rain Fall

inches

cm

2.54

Rain Fall

mm

inches

0.03936996

Rain Fall

mbar

inches of Mercury

0.02952999

Barometric Pressure

mbar

cm of Mercury

0.07500617

Barometric Pressure

mbar

atm

0.0009869233

Barometric Pressure

mbar

psi

0.01450377

Barometric Pressure

mbar

dyne/cm2

1000

Barometric Pressure

 

 

For additional information, suggestions or assistance downloading data files contact:  Tom Opishinski