What would you like to do?
How much does automotive oil weigh?
As a rough guide engine oil usually weighs about 0.87 kg/litre or about 7.2 pounds per US gallon. Unfortunately a rough answer is the best that can be done as there are hundreds of different types of engine oil with slightly different densities. To get an exact density we would have to know the details of the oil you're using. For a really accurate answer we would also have to state the temperature as the density of oil as with most fluids varies with temperature. Most oil manufacturers' provide data sheets for their products that should include density. If you search the manufacturers web site you should be able to get an accurate figure for a particular grade.
Was this answer useful?
Thanks for the feedback!
Weight of Oil \n. \nOne gallon of oil is 6-8 pounds depending on density.\n. \nIf you assume SAE 10W-30 oil; density is 875 grasm/litre = 1.929 pounds per litre = 7.3 poun…ds per US gallon. Answer . Assume SAE 10W-30 oil; density is 875 grasm/litre = 1.929 pounds per litre = 7.3 pounds per US gallon.\n. \nCheers\nMalcolm at .9 grams/ milliliter, one gallon of oil weighs 3.4 kilograms
7.2 lbs a gallon
weight of oiloil weighs 7.5 lbs per gallon or 1.875 pounds per quart.
1 gallon of vegetable oil will weigh approximately 7.6 lbs so divide that by 16 ...[1 gallon = 16 cups]...7.6 divided by 16 =0.475
Answer No. 2 Heating Oil has a specific gravity of 0.72 kilograms per liter. Therefore, one U.S. gallon weighs 6.00869123 pounds.
Soybean oil weighs 7.6776 pounds per US gallon, or 0.92 kilogram per liter.
Depending on the use of the mineral oil, it can have differentdensities. Typically it weighs about 0.8 grams per cubiccentimeter.
Approximately 14 grams.
the oil tanker weigh about 2000 pound tonnes
Weight of transformer oil is depend on density. Generally density of transformer oil is 0.8820. so its wt is for 100 ml sample is 88.2 gm................Mangesh Shinde
"one kilo per 1000 g" Nice try, Mr. Funny man, All things weigh 1kg per 1000grams. Other websites say specific weight of .91 to .93 (so .91 to .93kg/L)