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- Calculate force per unit area from force and area
- Force units conversion
- Area units conversion
- Pressure units conversion
- Calculate pressure from force and area
- Calculate force from pressure and area
This conversion tool will convert a force per unit area value from one set of force and area units to another and display a conversion scale related to the values entered. Force per area units can be used as a measure of pressure, mechanical stress, tensile strength and Young’s Modulus.
- Enter the force per unit area value to be converted in the upper input box.
- Select the corresponding force and area units from the upper pair of selection boxes to define the measurement unit.
- Select the force and area units you are converting to from the lower pair of selection boxes.
- The converted force per unit area value will display in the bottom box.
The following force measurement units and associated conversion factors in Newtons (derived SI unit for force) are used by this force per unit area converter:
- dyne (dyn) – 0.00001 N
- gram force (gf, pond) – 0.00980665 N
- poundal (pdl) – 0.138254954376 N
- ounce force (ozf) – 0.278013850953781 N
- newton (N) – 1 N
- pound force (lbf) – 4.4482216152605 N
- kilogram force (kgf, kilopond) – 9.80665 N
- kilonewtons (kN) – 1000 N
- ton force (tonf, short, usa) – 8896.443230521 N
- tonne force (tf, metric) – 9806.65 N
- ton force (tonf, long, uk) – 9964.01641818352 N
The following area units and associated conversion factors in square metres (derived SI unit for area) are used by this force per unit area converter:
- square nanometre (sq nm) – 1 x 10-18 m²
- square micrometre (sq µm) – 1 x 10-12 m²
- square thousandth of an inch (sq thou) – 6.4516 x 10-10 m²
- square millimetre (sq mm) – 0.000001 m²
- square centimetre (sq cm) – 0.0001 m²
- square inch (sq in) – 0.00064516 m²
- square foot (sq ft) – 0.09290304 m²
- square yard (sq yd) – 0.83612736 m²
- square metre (sq m) – 1 m²
- acre (ac) – 4046.8564224 m²
- hectare (ha) – 10000 m²
- square kilometre (sq km) – 1,000,000 m²
- square mile (sq mi) – 2589988.110336 m²
- square nautical mile (sq nmi) – 3429904 m²