Enter the flow velocity, acceleration of gravity, and mean depth into the calculator to determine the Froude number.

## Froude Number Calculator

The following equation is used to calculate the Froude number of a gravitational wave.

F = V * Sqrt ( g * h)

- Where F is the Froude number
- V is the flow velocity
- g is the acceleration due to gravity
- hm is the mean depth

## Froude Number Definition

A Froude Number represents the ratio of inertial force to gravitational force acting on an fluid.

## Froude Number Example

How to calculate Froude Number?

**First, determine the flow velocity.**Measure the velocity of flow.

**Next, determine the acceleration due to gravity.**Calculate the acceleration due to gravity.

**Next, determine the mean depth.**Measure the mean depth.

**Finally, calculate Froude Number?**Calculate the Froude Number using the equation above.

## FAQ

**What is a Froude Number?**

The froude number is a number that represents the ratio of inertial to gravitational force.

**How is Froude number calculated?**

The Froude number is calculated using the formula, F = V * Sqrt ( g * h), with the properties of acceleration velocity and depth.