Units Conversion Table

Pound Units C.G.S. Units

Pound Units

C.G.S. Units

Approximate Value

Exact Value
1 inch 25 mm 25.4 millimetres (mm)
1 foot 0.3 m 0.3048 metre (m)
1 yard 0.9 m 0.9144 metre (m)
1 mile 1.6 km 1.609344 kilometres (km)
1 square inch 6.5 cm2 6.4516 square centimetres (cm2)
1 square foot 0.09 m2 0.09290304 square metre (m2)
1 square yard 0.8 m2 0.83612736 square metre (m2)
1 acre 0.4 ha 0.40468564224 hectare (ha)
1 cubic inch 16 m3 16.387064 cubic centimetres (cm3)
1 cubic foot 0.03 m3 0.028316846592 cubic metre (m3)
1 cubic yard 0.8 m3 0.764554857984 cubic metre (m3)
1 quart 1 litre 0.946352946 litre (l)
1 U.S. gallon 3.8 litre 3.785411784 litre (l)
1 Imperial gallon 4.5 litre   4.546092 litre (l)
1 ounce (avoirdupois) 28 g 28.349523125 grams (g)
1 pound (avoirdupois) 0.45 kg 0.45359237 kilogram (kg)
1 horsepower 0.75 kW 0.746 kilowatt (kW)
1 psi 7 kPa 6.8947572 kilopascals (kPa)

   

C.G.S. Pound Units

C.G.S. Units

Pound Units

Approximate Value

Exact Value

1 millimetres (mm) 0.04 in 0.039370079 inch
1 metre (m) 3.3 ft 3.280839895 feet
1 metre (m) 1.1 yd 1.093613298 yard
1 kilometres (km) 0.6 mile 0.621371192 mile
1 square centimetres (cm2) 0.16 in2 0.155000310 square inch
1 square metre (m2) 11 ft2 10.7639104167 square feet
1 square metre (m2) 1.2 yd2 1.195990046 square yard
1 hectare (ha) 2.5 acres 2.471053815 acres
1 cubic centimetres (cm3) 0.06 in3 0.061023744 cubic inch
1 cubic metre (m3) 35 ft3 35.3146667214 cubic feet
1 cubic metre (m3) 1.3 yd3 1.30795061931 cubic yard
1 litre 1 qt 1.056688209 quart
1 litre  0.26 gallon 0.264172052358 gallon
1 litre  0.22 Imp.gallon 0.2199691 Imperial gallon
1 grams (g) 0.035 oz 0.035273962 ounce
1 kilogram (kg) 2.2 lbs 2.204622416 pounds
1 kilowatt (kW) 1.3 hp 1.340048257 horsepower
1 kilopascals (kPa) 0.15 psi 0.145037740 psi

   

Volume 

Pound Units

C.G.S. Units 

1 U.S. gallon 231 cubic inches 1 litre 1,000 cm3
3.78 litres 0.26 U.S. gallon
0.83 Imperial gal. 0.22 Imperial gallon
1 Imperial gallon 0.20 U.S.gal. 1 m3 1,000 litres
1 Barrel (Petroleum) 42 U.S. gallons 264.17 U.S. gallons
35 Imperial gal. 219.97 Imperial gal.
1 cubic foot 1728 cubic inches 35.31 cubic feet
0.03 m3 1 cm3 0.06 cubic inch
28.32 litres
7.48 U.S. gallons
6.23 Imperial gal.

   

Weights

Pound Units

C.G.S. Units

1 long ton 2240 pounds 1 metric ton 1000 kilograms (kg)
1016 kilograms (kg) 2204.6 pounds
1.12 short tons 1.10 short tons
1 short ton 2000 pounds 0.98 long ton
907.2 kilograms (kg) 1 kilogram (kg) 1000 grams (g)
1 pound 16 ounces 2.2 pounds
0.45 kilogram (kg) 1 gram (g) 0.035 ounce
1 ounce 28 grams (g)

   

Density

Pound Units

C.G.S. Units

1 pound per cu.ft. 16.02 kg/m3 1 kg kg/m3 0.06 lb/cu.ft
1 cu.ft. water @ 60 °F 62.3 lb 1 m3 water @4 °C 1000 kg
1 gallon water @ 60 °F 8.33 lb 1 litre water @4 °C 1.0 kg
1 cu.ft. sea water 64 lb 1 displacement ton 35 cu.ft.of sea water
1 long ton

 

Pressure

Pound Units

C.G.S. Units

1 pound/sq.inch 0.07 kg/cm2 1 kg/cm2 14.22 pounds/sq.inch
5.17 cm of Hg 73.56 cm of Hg
27.68 inches of water 1 atmosphere  29.92 inches of Hg
1 atmosphere 76 cm of Hg 14.70 pounds/sq.inch

  

Power and Calorie

Pound Units

C.G.S. Units

1 horsepower 550 foot pounds/second 1 P.S.* or C.V.* 542 foot pounds/second
0.75 kilowatt (KW) 0.99 horsepower
1.01 P.S. or C.V. 0.74 kilowatt (kW)
1 foot pound/second 0.0018 horsepower 1 kilowatt (kW)  1.34 horsepower
0.0014 kilowatt (kW) 1.36 P.S. or C.V.
0.0018 P.S. or C.V. 737 foot pounds/second
1 British Thermal Unit(BTU) 778.2 foot pounds 1 kilocalorie 3.97 BTU
0.25 kilocalorie 3,086.7 foot pounds
1 BTU/Pound 2.326 kilojoules/kg 4.1868 kilojoules

  

Length

Pound Units

C.G.S. Units

1 statute mile 5280 feet 1 nautical mile 6076.1 feet
1760 yards 2025.4 yards
1609.35 m 1852 m
1.61 km 1.85 km
0.87 nautical mile 1.15 statute miles
1 yard 6 feet 1 km 1000 m
36 inches 1093.6 yards
3 feet 0.62 statute mile
0.91 m 0.54 nautical mile
1 foot 12 inches 1 m 100 cm
39.37 inches
30.48 cm 3.28 feet
1.09 yards
0.30 m 1 cm 0.39 inch
1 micron 0.001 mm
1 inch 2.54 cm 0.00004 inch

 

Square

Pound Units

C.G.S. Units

1 square foot

144 square inches 1 m2 10,000 cm2
929 cm2 1,560.1 square inches
0.093 square m2 10.76 square feet

1 square inch

6.45 cm2 1 cm2 0.15 square inch