This unit of volume is defined in the British and American system of units. The US gallon is also know as the Winchester gallon.
- Note: 1 UK gallon = 1.2 US gallons.
- Old Definition
- The Imperial (UK) gallon contains 277.274 in3 of distilled water at the temperature of 62°F, with a barometer standing at 30 inches, and weighs 10lbs of distilled water.
|1 gallon (UK)||=||4.54609 litres || ||1 gallon (US)||=||3.785411784 litres |
|1 gallon (UK)||=||1.2 gallon (US) || ||1 gallon (UK)||=||8 pints |
|1 gallon (US)||=||231 cu in || || |
See also: Fuel Consumption, Gallons per Minute, Ounce per Gallon, Volume.
Subjects: Automotive Units