CheckYourMath Logo
Home About Us Feedback


Length Area Volume Weight/Mass Time Speed Temperature Fuel Economy Power Digital Storage Data Rates Color Value




TechOnTheNet BigActivities DigMinecraft
Share this page:

Convert microseconds to seconds, seconds to microseconds - Time Conversion

Use these online calculators to convert between microseconds (μs) and seconds (sec). These Time conversion calculators provide a quick and easy way to convert:

  • microseconds to seconds (μs to sec)
  • seconds to microseconds (sec to μs)

Conversion Calculators

Enter your value in one of the conversion calculators below to convert microseconds to seconds or convert seconds to microseconds.

Convert microseconds to seconds


Convert seconds to microseconds


How to convert microseconds to seconds: Use the conversion calculator on the left titled "Convert microseconds to seconds". Enter a value in the microseconds field and click on the "Calculate seconds" button. Your answer will appear in the sec field.

How to convert seconds to microseconds: Use the conversion calculator on the right titled "Convert seconds to microseconds". Enter a value in the sec field and click on the "Calculate microseconds" button. Your answer will appear in the microseconds field.

Conversion Definitions

Below are definitions relating to these conversion formulas.

What is a microsecond (μs)?

A microsecond is a unit of time. The symbol for microsecond is μs. There are 1,000,000 microseconds in a second and 1,000 microseconds in a millisecond.

What is a second (sec or s)?

A second is a unit of time. The symbol for second is sec or s. There are 60 seconds in a minute.

Understanding the Time Units

This table provides a summary of the Time units within their respective measurement systems.

Unit Symbol Description
nanosecond ns  
microsecond μs 1 microsecond = 1,000 nanoseconds
millisecond ms 1 millisecond = 1,000 microseconds
second (base unit of Time) sec or s 1 second = 1,000 milliseconds
minute min 1 minute = 60 seconds
hour hr 1 hours = 60 minutes
day d 1 day = 24 hours
week wk 1 week = 7 days
fortnight 4tnite 1 4tnite = 2 weeks or 14 days