to time.

How long will it take to read a speech or presentation?

Enter the word count into the tool below (or paste in text) to see how many minutes it will take you to read. Estimates number of minutes based on a slow, average, or fast paced reading speed.

Number of words

...or paste in text from your
document for auto-counting

Reading speed


Common conversions (average speed)

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