# How much does one gallon of salt water weigh?

Weight of a Gallon of Salt Water See the web links below this answer for an automatic calculator that will give you the density of water at whatever temperature and salinity y…ou want. Once you know the density, it is easy to figure out how much a gallon weighs ( 1 m3 = 264.17 gallons, and 1 kg = 2.2046 lbs, and 1 gallon = 3.7854 liters) Here are opinions and answers from FAQ Farmers: This depends on the amount of salt dissolved in the water. Sea water in the Atlantic might weigh differently than in the Pacific, and the water in the Dead Sea is much heavier than you might find down at the local beach.To get an exact answer, you must know the percent composition of the salt water, or the ratio of salt to water. Roughly, salt water weighs 64 lbs/cu. ft., as opposed to fresh water, which is about 62.2 lbs/cu. ft. There are 7.4805 gallons in a cubic foot. So a gallon of salt water weighs 8.556 lbs."A pint's a pound, the world around." That's a common expression. A pint is 16 fluid ounces and 16 fluid ounces of water weighs approximately 16 dry ounces. Two pints to the quart, four quarts to the gallon means eight pints to the gallon, so a gallon weighs about eight pounds. But that only applies to FRESH water. Salt water has a whole range, depending on how much salt is dissolved in the water. So you'd have to add the weight of the dissolved salt. Ans 5 - An Imperial Gallon of salt water weighs approximately 10.2 pounds, depending on where it's from. -(seas and oceans vary in density) (MORE)

# How much does one gallon of water weigh?

Weight of 1 US Gallon of water = approx. 8.35 lb (about 3.785 kg) Weight of 1 Imperial gallon (i.e. UK measure) of water weighs 10 pounds (4.536 kg) by definition, at a speci…fied temperature and pressure. (MORE)

# How much does a gallon of water weigh?

1 gallon of regular water weighs about 8 1/3 pounds (8.345 pounds) This is about 3.785 kilograms. 1 US gallon= 3.785 l Density of water= 1 kg/l density= mass/volume 1 kg/…l = m/ 3.785 l m = 3.785 kg Weight= mg= 3.785 kg*9.81 m/s2=37.1 kg*m/s2=37.1 N = 8.34 pounds *For the UK or Imperial gallon, m= 4.546 kg (almost exactly 10 pounds, which is how it was originally defined, i.e. 10 pounds of distilled water) (MORE)

# How the Desert City of Phoenix Got Enough Water to Become a Huge Metropolis

The Phoenix region gets an average of only about seven inches of rain a year, which is not enough to support a human population of any size. As the region became more urbanize…d and populated, the city had to keep expanding its water infrastructure and finding more water to meet (MORE)

# The Importance of Water and Your Health

Water is essential for life. All living things - plants, animals, and people - need this simple substance. For many people though, drinking enough water is a challenge. It doe…s not taste great or look interesting. Plus, there are lots of other tasty drinks available. If that sounds like you, (MORE)

# Effective Tips on Fishing for Catfish in Skinny Water

Many inexperienced fishermen fishing for catfish tend to neglect skinny water, which is simply shallow portions of the lake. Contrary to popular belief, skinny water is ideal …for catching premium, large catfish. Learn how to effectively fish for catfish in skinny water by following this simple list of instructions. Skinny (MORE)

# Water weighs 62.5 pounds per cubic foot. One gallon is 231 cubic inches. How much does one gallon weigh?

Convert cubic foot into inches= 1728. Divide 62.5 by 1728 for weight per cubic inch. Multiply weight per cubic inch by 231 (whats in one gallon) which equals 8.355.

# How much does one gallon of water weigh in ounces?

One US gallon of water weighs 133.526464 ounces. The calculations for that answer are below: 1 gallon = 8.345404 pounds 1 pound = 16 ounces 8.345404… X 16 = 133.526464 (MORE)

# How much does the water weigh in a one gallon jug?

Answer: Weight of 1 US Gallon of water = approx. 8.35 lbWeight of 1 imperial gallon (eg UK measure) of water weighs 10 pounds by definition, at a specified temperat…ure and pressure.Note: There are comments associated with this question. See the http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Discuss:How_much_does_one_gallon_of_water_weigh to add to the conversation. (MORE)