# Readers ask: How Many Pounds In A Gallon Of Fuel Oil?

## What does heating oil weigh per gallon?

Heating oil produces 137,500 British thermal units per US gallon (38.3 MJ/l) to 138,700 British thermal units per US gallon (38.7 MJ/l) and weighs 8.2 pounds per US gallon (0.95 kg/l).

## How many pounds are in a gallon of crude oil?

Researchers broke down a typical barrel of domestic crude oil into what may be produced. By the way, the average domestic crude oil has a gravity of 32 degrees and weighs 7.21 pounds per gallon.

## How much does a 275 gallon oil tank weigh full?

Their 275 gallon Tough Tank (12 Ga. single-wall) is 279 lbs. Their 330 gallon model is 320 lbs. Ballpark to install a 275-gallon tank above-ground is around \$2,200.00.

## How much does a gallon of heavy fuel oil weigh?

The heavy (C20+) hydrocarbons condense between 340–400 °C (644–752 °F). Heating oil produces 138,500 British thermal units per US gallon (38.6 MJ/l) and weighs 8.2 pounds per US gallon (0.95 kg/l).

## What is the heaviest liquid per gallon?

Answer to the weight question posted above: Water is the heaviest at 8.3 pounds per gallon. The other liquids weigh: diesel (7.1 pounds per gallon), and propane (4.0 pounds per gallon).

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## How many pounds is a 55-gallon drum of oil?

Weight of a 55-gallon drum of oil: 444 lbs (201 kg)

## How much oil is 50 gallons?

50 Gallons(\$ 3.0048 Per Gallon ) – OK Petroleum.

## How heavy is an empty 500 gallon oil tank?

You can expect an average 500 gallon propane tank weight to be about 2,876 pounds (1,305 kg) when full. This includes both the weight of the tank and the propane inside. An empty 500 gallon propane tank weighs about 1,180 pounds (535 kg). Liquid propane weighs 4.24 lbs/gallon (1.92 kg/gallon).

## What does 1 gallon of water weigh?

One US liquid gallon of fresh water weighs roughly 8.34 pounds (lb) or 3.785 kilograms (kg) at room temperature.