# How much does one gallon of gasoline weigh in pounds?

1 gallon of gasoline equals 5.8 to 6.5 lbs.

### How much does 1.5 gallons weigh in pounds?

That depends on the density of the fluid! But, as a ballpark figure, a gallon of water weighs 8.35 pounds, while a gallon of gasoline weighs about 6.25 pounds. Please keep in mind that this is only an average. Depending on other factors like the temperature, type (diesel or unleaded), and blend, a gallon of gasoline could weigh as little as 5.93 pounds or as much as 6.42 pounds.

### How much does gasoline weigh?

It is not possible to answer the question without knowing the volume (quantity) of the gasoline. One gallon weighs from 5.8 to 6.5 pounds, depending on the temperature when you weigh it. Water holds similar weight properties as gasoline, so you may wish to test this by weighing one gallon of hot water and one gallon of cold water and taking the average. Don't measure, pour or heat gasoline!! Gasoline wegihs 6.08 pounds per gallon…

### How much does unleaded gasoline weigh?

That depends on how much you have! A tanker full of the stuff weighs more than a gallon of it. What you probably meant to ask is how much it weighs per unit volume. In other words, you wish to know its density. The specific gravity of gasoline is about 0.72. That is, it's about 72 percent the density of water. Since a gallon of water weighs 8.34 pounds per gallon, we can easily calculate…