How many cups in a gallon?
There are three types of gallons, US Customary fluid and dry gallons and the Imperial gallon. There are a few commonly accepted sizes for cups such as US cup, Metric cup, Imperial cup and the Canadian cup. So, depending on what types of gallons and cups are used, the answer to the question of how many cups in a gallon might be different. If you are converting from US fluid gallons to US cups, then there are 16 cups in a gallon. If the conversion is between US dry gallons and US cups, then there are 18.618 US cups in a US dry gallon.
The list of conversion factors from gallons to cups:
- 1 US fluid gallon = 16 US cups
- 1 US dry gallon = 18.618355 US cups
- 1 Imperial gallon= 16 Imperial cups
- 1 Imperial gallon= 18.18436 Metric cups
How to convert gallons to cups?
1 Gallon is equal to 16 cups. To convert gallons to cups, multiply the gallon value by 16.
For example, to find out how many cups there are in 2 gallons, multiply 16 by 2, that makes 32 cups in 2 gallons.
gallons to cups formula
cup = gallon * 16
Common conversions from gallons to cups:
- 1/8 gallon = 2 cups
- 1/4 gallon = 4 cups
- 1/2 gallon = 8 cups
- 3/4 gallon = 12 cups
- 1 gallon = 16 cups
- 1.5 gallons = 24 cups
- 2 gallons = 32 cups
- 4 gallons = 64 cups
- 5 gallons = 80 cups
What is a Gallon?
Gallon is an imperial and United States Customary measurement systems volume unit. 1 Gallon = 16 Cups. The symbol is "gal".
To convert from US fluid, dry gallons and UK gallons to US cup, UK cup and Metric cup, please visit all volume units conversion.