Conversion from Week (weeks) to Hour (h) and vice versa

Updated on by Stefan Banse

Here you can convert the Time unit Week into the unit Hour and vice versa you can convert Hour into Week. By clicking the "Swap units" icon, you will always obtain the desired conversion in the calculation result, i.e., weeks to h or h to weeks. With the following calculator you can also calculate any other Time unit.

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Info about "Week"

In today’s culture, the “week” is a common unit of time comprising seven days. However, it is neither a legal unit nor a physical unit of time in terms of the International System of Units(SI), compared to seconds, minutes or hours.

Here, 1 week is equivalent to 7 days, 1 day is therefore equal to 0.14286 weeks.

Historically, the combination of seven days into a unit of one week can be traced back to the length of one moon. The entire phase from full moon to another full moon lasts slightly longer than 28 days. This is divided into four lunar phases (full moon - waning crescent - new moon - waxing crescent - full moon), which suggests the division of the 28 days into four weeks of seven days each.

Info about "Hour"

The hour (h) (Latin: hora) is not part of the International SI System of Units, but it is permitted for use with the SI. The hour is derived from the base unit second. This makes it a legal unit of measurement.

Here, 1 hour is equal to 3,600 seconds or 1 second is equal to 0.00027778 hours (3,600ths).

For thousands of years—before the hour was officially defined as 3,600 times a second—it was considered the 24th part of a day. But how did the day originally change to a division of the day into 24 hours? In ancient Egypt, sundials were used to divide the day into 24 hours based on the common system (duodecimal system) at the time. The twelve-unit system may have originated historically from the fact that one individual finger links (three links per finger without thumb) were used for counting. Of course, sundials could not be used at night, so the Egyptians used the course of 12 stars to divide the night into 12-time units. This means that even today, the day still has 24 hours.

The hour was only reverted to the basic unit of the second in the middle of the 20th century after it was established and the astronomical day or one revolution of the Earth, was becoming shorter and shorter, albeit only minimally. At the same time, quartz clocks were able to measure time more accurately, making the second the basic unit. To synchronise the present accurate atomic clocks with the duration of the earth's rotation, a leap second had to be inserted every 2 to 5 years for one hour to make 3,601 seconds.

Basis for conversion Week (weeks) to Hour (h)

The abbreviation for the "Time unit Week" is weeks. The abbreviation for the "Time unit Hour" is h.

Formula for the conversion of Week (weeks) to Hour (h)

The calculation from Week to Hour shall be made using the following conversion formula:

 Conversion formula Week to Hour 

Determine the number of Hour from Week

Week × 168.00000004476


Formula for the conversion of Hour (h) to Week (weeks)

The calculation from Hour to Week shall be made using the following conversion formula:

 Conversion formula Hour to Week 

Determine the number of Week from Hour

Hour × 0.0059523809507952


Overview table: How many Week are how many Hour?

Week weeksHour h
0.01 weeks => 1.68000 h
0.02 weeks => 3.36000 h
0.03 weeks => 5.04000 h
0.04 weeks => 6.72000 h
0.05 weeks => 8.40000 h
0.06 weeks => 10.08000 h
0.07 weeks => 11.76000 h
0.08 weeks => 13.44000 h
0.09 weeks => 15.12000 h
0.10 weeks => 16.80000 h
0.20 weeks => 33.60000 h
0.30 weeks => 50.40000 h
0.40 weeks => 67.20000 h
0.50 weeks => 84 h
0.60 weeks => 100.80000 h
0.70 weeks => 117.60000 h
0.80 weeks => 134.40000 h
0.90 weeks => 151.20000 h
1 weeks => 168 h
2 weeks => 336 h
3 weeks => 504 h
4 weeks => 672 h
5 weeks => 840 h
6 weeks => 1 008 h
7 weeks => 1 176 h
8 weeks => 1 344 h
9 weeks => 1 512 h
10 weeks => 1 680 h
20 weeks => 3 360 h
30 weeks => 5 040 h
40 weeks => 6 720 h
50 weeks => 8 400 h
60 weeks => 10 080 h
70 weeks => 11 760 h
80 weeks => 13 440 h
90 weeks => 15 120 h
100 weeks => 16 800 h
200 weeks => 33 600 h
300 weeks => 50 400.00001 h
400 weeks => 67 200.00001 h
500 weeks => 84 000.00002 h
600 weeks => 100 800.00002 h
700 weeks => 117 600.00003 h
800 weeks => 134 400.00003 h
900 weeks => 151 200.00004 h
1 000 weeks => 168 000.00004 h

Overview table: How many Hour are how many Week?

Hour hWeek weeks
0.01 h => 0.00006 weeks
0.02 h => 0.00011 weeks
0.03 h => 0.00017 weeks
0.04 h => 0.00023 weeks
0.05 h => 0.00029 weeks
0.06 h => 0.00035 weeks
0.07 h => 0.00041 weeks
0.08 h => 0.00047 weeks
0.09 h => 0.00053 weeks
0.10 h => 0.00059 weeks
0.20 h => 0.00119 weeks
0.30 h => 0.00178 weeks
0.40 h => 0.00238 weeks
0.50 h => 0.00297 weeks
0.60 h => 0.00357 weeks
0.70 h => 0.00416 weeks
0.80 h => 0.00476 weeks
0.90 h => 0.00535 weeks
1 h => 0.00595 weeks
2 h => 0.01190 weeks
3 h => 0.01785 weeks
4 h => 0.02381 weeks
5 h => 0.02976 weeks
6 h => 0.03571 weeks
7 h => 0.04166 weeks
8 h => 0.04761 weeks
9 h => 0.05357 weeks
10 h => 0.05952 weeks
20 h => 0.11904 weeks
30 h => 0.17857 weeks
40 h => 0.23809 weeks
50 h => 0.29761 weeks
60 h => 0.35714 weeks
70 h => 0.41666 weeks
80 h => 0.47619 weeks
90 h => 0.53571 weeks
100 h => 0.59523 weeks
200 h => 1.19047 weeks
300 h => 1.78571 weeks
400 h => 2.38095 weeks
500 h => 2.97619 weeks
600 h => 3.57142 weeks
700 h => 4.16666 weeks
800 h => 4.76190 weeks
900 h => 5.35714 weeks
1 000 h => 5.95238 weeks

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Last update on April 24, 2021

The last changes in the "Time units" category were implemented by Stefan Banse on April 24, 2021. The main changes were:

  • April 24, 2021: Publication of the time units converter.
  • Editorial revision of all texts in this category