Pressure Converter [ convert units by a conversion app ]

( Equivalent to: Stress Converter, or Strength Converter )

We provide you below with a Conversion App. To convert your pressure unit, look over the next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ], select from options in both combo boxes to switch and convert from one pressure unit to another. As you type your value, the answer will be automatically calculated and displayed in the text box under title [ To: ].


Definition of Pressure:

Pressure is an applied force that spreads in perpendicular and uniform manner over unit area of the material or object.

Abbreviations of Pressure Units:

Unit of measurement: Abbreviation(s)
  • Pascal: Pa, or N/m2
  • Kilopascal: kPa, or kN/m2
  • Megapascal: Mpa, or MN/m2, or N/mm2
  • Kilogram Per Centimeter Cube: kg/cm2, or kgpcm2
  • Tonne Per Meter Cube: t/m2, or tpm2
  • Pound Per Square Inch: psi, or lb/in2
  • Kilopound Per Square Inch: ksi, or kips/in2
  • Pound Per Square Foot: psf, or lb/ft2
  • Kilopound Per Square Foot: ksf, or kips/ft2
  • Bar: bar
  • Atmosphere: atm
  • Millimeter Of Mercury: mm Hg, or mmHg

Conversion Factors of Pressure Units:

Follow the below links if you would like to know and learn more about how to convert from one pressure unit to another using the criss-cross principle.

  • Wikipedia
  • USMA
  • NIST