Common Measurements Conversion Chart

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Common Conversions
Weight (Mass) Comparison
Carat to Metric 1 grain = 0.0648 grams
1 carat = 200 milligrams
1 point = 2 milligrams
 
Troy to Metric 1 grain = 0.0648 grains
1 dwt = 1.5552 grams
1 troy ounce = 31.1035 grams
1 troy pound = 373.24 grams
 
Metric 1 kilogram = 643.004 dwt
35.274 Avoirdupois ounces
2.2 Avoirdupois pounds
32.151 troy ounces
2.679 troy pounds
 
Avoirdupois to Metric 1 grain = 0.0648 grams
1 ounce Avoirdupois = 28.3495 grams
1 pound Avoirdupois = 453.59 grams
1 pound Avoirdupois = 0.4536 kilograms
1 short ton Avoirdupois = 907.18 kilograms
1 short ton Avoirdupois = 0.90718 metric tons
 
Grains 1 grain = 0.04167 dwt
0.324 carats
0.0021 troy ounces
 
Carats 1 carat = 0.007 ounces Avoirdupois
3.0865 grains
0.1286 dwt
 
Pennyweight (dwt) 1 dwt = 0.05486 ounces Avoirdupois
0.00343 pounds Avoirdupois
7.776 carats
0.05 troy ounces
 
Avoirdupois to Troy 1 ounce Avoirdupois = 0.91145 troy ounces
1 pound Avoirdupois = 14.5833 troy ounces
 
Troy 1 troy ounce = 20 dwt
1.097 ounces Avoirdupois
0.06857 pounds Avoirdupois

 

Linear Measure Comparison
Metric to English 1 millimeter = 0.03937 inches
1 centimeter = 0.3937 inches
1 meter = 39.37 inches
1 meter = 3.2808 feet
1 kilometer = 0.621 miles
 
English to Metric 1 mil = 0.0254 millimeters
1 inch = 25.4 millimeters
2.54 centimeters
0.0254 meters
1 foot = 0.3048 meters
1 mile = 1.6093 kilometers

 

Surface Area Comparison
Metric to English 1 sq. centimeter = 0.155 sq. inches
1 sq. meter = 1.196 sq. yards
1 sq. kilometer = 0.386 sq. miles
 
English to Metric 1 sq. inch = 6.452 sq. centimeters
1 sq. foot = 929.03 sq. centimeters
1 sq. yard = 0.8361 sq. meters

 

Capacity (Measure) Comparison
Metric to English 1 milliliter = 0.338 fluid ounces
1 milliliter = 1cc
1 liter = 1.057 fluid quarts
1 liter = 0.9081 dry quarts
1 kiloliter = 264.17 gallons
 
English to Metric (liquid) 1 fluid ounce = 0.0296 liters
1 cup = 0.2366 liters
1 pint = 0.4732 liters (US)
0.5683 liters (UK)
1 fluid quart = 0.9464 liters
1 gallon = 3.7854 liters
 
English to Metric (dry) 1 pint = 0.5506 liters
1 dry quart = 1.1012 liters
1 peck = 8.8098 liters

 

Volume Comparison
Metric to English 1 cubic centimeter = 0.06102 cubic inches
0.03381 fluid ounces (US)
0.03519 fluid ounces (UK)
1 cubic meter = 35.315 cubic feet
 
English to Metric (liquid) 1 cubic inch = 16.387 cubic centimeters
1 cubic foot = 0.0283 cubic meters
1 cubic yard = 0.7646 cubic meters
1 fluid ounce = 29.5735 cubic centimeters (US)
28.4131 cubic centimeters (UK)
 
Fluid Ounces/
Cubic Inches
1 cubic inch = 0.554 fluid ounces
1 fluid ounce = 1.80469 cubic inches