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# What is the weight of one gallon of diesel fuel?

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###### 2013-01-22 18:15:34

The density of No. 2 diesel fuel is 850 grams/liter = 1.874 pounds/liter = 7.15 pounds per US gallon. Regular gasoline is considerably less dense: 6.0 to 6.3 pounds per gallon.

Depends on temperature, from 6.9lbs when cold to 7.2 lbs per gallon when warm
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About 7.15 pounds. The density of No. 2 diesel fuel is 850 grams/liter = 1.874 pounds/liter = 7.15 pounds per US gallon. Regular gasoline is considerably less dense coming in at 6.0 to 6.3 pounds per gallon.

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