Measurements
and
Conversions



Updated 13 May 1999


Volume and Capacity Equivalents
Cooking Temperature Equivalents
Weight Equivalents
Length Equivalents
Celsius and Fahrenheit Equivalents
Candy Temperatures






VOLUME AND CAPACITY EQUIVALENTS
US
Metric
Equivalents in Other Measures
--
.5 ml 1/8 tsp
--
1 ml 1/4 tsp
--
2.5 ml 1/2 tsp
1/8 fluid oz 3.5 ml 3/4 tsp
1 dram 3.7 ml 60 minims
--
5 ml 1 tsp
1/4 fluid oz 7.5 ml 1-1/2 tsp = 1/2 T = 1 dram
--
10 ml 2 tsp
1/2 fluid oz 15 ml 1/16 cup = 3 tsp = 1 tbs = 4 drams
1 fluid oz 30 ml 1/8 cup = 6 tsp = 2 tbs= 8 drams
2 fluid oz 60 ml 1/4 cup = 4 T
2.5 fluid oz 80 ml 1/3 cup
3 fluid oz 90 ml 3/8 cup
4 fluid oz 120 ml 1/2 cup = 1 gill
5 fluid oz 140 ml 2/3 cup
6 fluid oz 180 ml 3/4 cup
7 fluid oz 210 ml 7/8 cup
8 fluid oz 240 ml 1 cup = 16 tsp = 2 gills
1 pint 475 ml 2 cups = 4 gills
--
720 ml 3 cups = 6 gills
1 quart 946 ml 4 cups = 2 pints
--
1000 ml = (1 liter) 4-1/4 cups
2 quart 1893 ml = (1.9 liter) 8 cups
4 quart = (1 gallon) 3784 ml = (3.79 liter) 16 cups


oC
oF
COOKING TEMPERATURE EQUIVALENTS
Fahrenheit
Celsius
Gas
200oF
100oC
--
225oF
110oC
1/4
250oF
120oC
1/2
275oF
140oC
1
300oF
150oC
2
325oF
160oC
3
350oF
180oC
4
375oF
190oC
5
400oF
200oC
6
425oF
220oC
7
450oF
230oC
8
475oF
250oC
9
500oF
260oC
10






WEIGHT EQUIVALENTS
US
Metric
US
Metric
1/2 oz 14 grams 51 oz 1446 grams
1 oz 28 grams 52 oz = 3-1/4 lb 1474 grams
2 oz 57 grams 53 oz 1503 grams = 1.5 kg
3 oz 85 grams 54 oz 1531 grams
4 oz = 1/4 lb 113 grams 55 oz 1559 grams
5 oz 142 grams 56 oz = 3-1/2 lb 1588 grams
6 oz 170 grams 57 oz 1616 grams = 1.6 kg
7 oz 198 grams 58 oz 1644 grams
8 oz = 1/2 lb 227 grams 59 oz 1673 grams
8.8 oz 250 grams = 1/4 kilogram 60 oz = 3-3/4 lb 1701 grams = 1.7 kg
9 oz 255 grams 61 oz 1729 grams
10 oz 283 grams 62 oz 1758 grams
11 oz 312 grams 63 oz 1786 grams
12 oz = 3/4 lb 340 grams 64 oz = 4 lb 1814 grams = 1.8 kg
13 oz 369 grams 65 oz 1843 grams
14 oz 397 grams 66 oz 1871 grams
15 oz 425 grams 67 oz 1899 grams = 1.9 kg
16 oz = 1 lb 454 grams 68 oz = 4-1/4 lb 1927 grams
17 oz 482 grams 69 oz 1956 grams
17.6 oz 500 grams = 1/2 kilogram 70 oz 1984 grams
18 oz 510 grams 71 oz 2013 grams = 2 kg
19 oz 539 grams 72 oz = 4-1/2 lb 2041 grams
20 oz = 1-1/4 lb 567 grams 73 oz 2070 grams
21 oz 595 grams 74 oz 2098 grams = 1.1 kg
22 oz 624 grams 75 oz 2126 grams
23 oz 652 grams 76 oz = 4-3/4 lb 2155 grams
24 oz = 1-1/2 lb 680 grams 77 oz 2183 grams
25 oz 709 grams 78 oz 2211 grams = 1.2 kg
26 oz 737 grams 79 oz 2240 grams
27 oz 765 grams 80 oz = 5 lb 2268 grams
27.3 oz 775 grams = 3/4 kilogram 81 oz 2297 grams = 1.3 kg
28 oz = 1-3/4 lb 794 grams 82 oz 2325 grams
29 oz 822 grams 83 oz 2353 grams
30 oz 850 grams 84 oz = 5-1/4 lb 2381 grams
31 oz 879 grams 85 oz 2410 grams = 1.4 kg
32 oz = 2 lb 907 grams 86 oz 2438 grams
33 oz 935 grams 87 oz 2466 grams
34 oz 964 grams 88 oz = 5-1/2 lb 2495 grams = 2.5 kg
35 oz 992 grams 89 oz 2523 grams
35.3 oz 1000 grams = 1 kilogram 90 oz 2551 grams
36 oz = 2-1/4 lb 1021 grams 91 oz 2580 grams
37 oz 1049 grams 92 oz = 5-3/4 lb 2608 grams = 2.6 kg
38 oz 1077 grams 93 oz 2636 grams
39 oz 1106 grams 94 oz 2665 grams
40 oz = 2-1/2 lb 1134 grams = 1.1 kg 95 oz 2693 grams = 2.7 kg
41 oz 1162 grams 96 oz = 6 lb 2721 grams
42 oz 1191 grams 97 oz 2750 grams
43 oz 1219 grams = 1.2 kg 98 oz 2778 grams
44 oz = 2-3/4 lb 1247 grams 99 oz 2807 grams = 2.8 kg
45 oz 1276 grams 100 oz = 6-1/4 lb 2835 grams
46 oz 1304 grams = 1.3 kg 101 oz 2863 grams
47 oz 1332 grams 102 oz 2892 grams = 2.9 kg
48 oz = 3 lb 1361 grams 103 oz 2920 grams
49 oz 1389 grams 104 oz = 6-1/2 lb 2948 grams
50 oz 1417 grams = 1.4 kg 105 oz 2977 grams






LENGTH EQUIVALENTS
US
Metric
US
Metric
1/16 in 2 mm 18 in 45.7 cm
1/8 in 3 mm 19 in 48.3 cm
3/16 in 5 mm 20 in 50.8 cm
1/4 in 6 mm 21 in 53.3 cm
3/8 in 9 mm 22 in 56 cm
1/2 in 1.3 cm 23 in 58.4 cm
3/4 in 1.9 cm 24 in 61 cm
1 in 2.5 cm 25 in 63.5 cm
1.5 in 4 cm 26 in 66 cm
2 in 5 cm 27 in 68.6 cm
3 in 8 cm 28 in 71 cm
4 in 10 cm 29 in 73.7 cm
5 in 13 cm 30 in 76 cm
6 in 15.2 cm 31 in 78.8 cm
7 in 17.7 cm 32 in 81.3 cm
8 in 20.3 cm 33 in 84 cm
9 in 23 cm 34 in 86.4 cm
10 in 25.4 cm 35 in 89 cm
11 in 28 cm 36 in 91.4 cm
12 in 30.5 cm 37 in 94 cm
13 in 33 cm 38 in 96.5 cm
14 in 35.6 cm 39 in 99 cm
15 in 38 cm 39.37 in 100 = 1 meter
16 in 40.6 cm 41 in 104 cm
17 in 43 cm 42 in 106.7 cm








TEMPERATURE EQUIVALENTS
Fahrenheit
Celsius
Fahrenheit
Celsius
-20oF -29oC 60oF 15.5oC
-18oF -28oC 62oF 17oC
-16oF -27oC 64oF 18oC
-14oF -25.5oC 66oF 19oC
-12oF -24oC 68oF 20oC
-10oF -23oC 70oF 21oC
-8oF -22oC 72oF 22oC
-6oF -21oC 74oF 23oC
-4oF -20oC 76oF 24oC
-2oF -19oC 78oF 25.5oC
0oF -18oC 80oF 27oC
2oF -17oC 82oF 28oC
4oF -15.5oC 84oF 29oC
6oF -14oC 86oF 30oC
8oF -13oC 88oF 31oC
10oF -12oC 90oF 32oC
12oF -11oC 92oF 33oC
14oF -10oC 94oF 34oC
16oF -9oC 96oF 35.5oC
18oF -8oC 98oF 37oC
20oF -7oC 100oF 38oC
22oF -5.5oC 102oF 39oC
24oF -4oC 104oF 40oC
26oF -3oC 106oF 41oC
28oF -2.2oC 108oF 42oC
30oF -1oC 110oF 43oC
32oF 0oC 112oF 44oC
34oF 1oC 114oF 45.5oC
36oF 2.2oC 116oF 47oC
38oF 3oC 118oF 48oC
40oF 4oC 120oF 49oC
42oF 5.5oC 122oF 50oC
44oF 7oC 124oF 51oC
46oF 8oC 126oF 52oC
48oF 9oC 128oF 53oC
50oF 10oC 130oF 54oC
52oF 11oC 132oF 55.5oC
54oF 12oC 134oF 57oC
56oF 13oC 136oF 58oC
57oF 13.8oC 138oF 59oC
58oF 14.4oC 140oF 60oC
59oF 15oC 142oF 61oC




CANDY TEMPERATURES
Candy Stage
Fahrenheit
Celsius
Syrup 230 110
Thread 230 - 234 110 - 112.2
Soft Ball 234 - 238 112.2 - 114.4
Semi Firm Ball 238 - 244 114.4 - 117.8
Firm Ball 244 - 248 117.8 - 120.0
Hard Ball 248 - 254 120.0 - 123.3
Very Hard Ball 254 - 265 123.3 - 129.4
Light Crack 270 - 284 132.2 - 140.0
Hard Crack 290 - 300 143.3 - 148.9
Carmelized Sugar 310 - 338 154.4 - 170.0

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