How to convert from grams to pounds and ounces?
1 Pound (lb) is equal to 453.59237 grams (g). To convert grams to pounds and ounces, as a first step, divide the gram value by 453.59237 to convert into pounds. The number before the decimal point is the pound value. To find the ounce value multiply the number after the decimal point by 16.
For example, to find out how many pounds and ounces in 1500 grams, divide 1500 by 453.59237 for the pound equivalent (3.3069 lbs). To find the ounce value multiply 0.3069 by 16 (4.91 oz). That makes 1500 grams equal to 3 pounds and 4.91 ounces.
How to convert grams to pounds?
1 Pound is equal to 453.59237 grams. To convert grams to pounds, divide the gram value by 453.59237.
How to convert from grams to ounces?
1 Ounce (oz) is equal 28.3495231 grams. To convert from grams to ounces, divide the gram value by 28.3495231.
You may also use this weight and mass units conversion calculator tool to convert between grams, pounds, ounces and other weight & mass units.
What is a gram?
Gram is a metric system mass unit. 1 Gram is equal to 0.001 kilogram (kg). It is also equal to the weight of 1 mL of water. The abbreviation is "g".
What is a pound?
Pound (lb) is an imperial and US Customary measurement system mass unit. Since 1959, the international avoirdupois pound has been defined as exactly 0.45359237 kg. The symbol is "lb".
What is an ounce?
Ounce is an imperial and US Customary measurement system mass unit. 1 Avoirdupois ounce is equal to 28.3495231 grams. The symbol is "oz".