# gallons to cubic yards

## Understanding Gallons and Cubic Yards

Gallons and cubic yards are both units of volume, but they are used to measure different capacities. Gallons are commonly used for smaller volumes, especially in contexts like fuel, liquid substances, and smaller containers. On the other hand, cubic yards are used for larger volumes, often for measuring bulk materials like concrete, soil, or mulch.

• Gallon (gal):Usually applied to lesser amounts of liquids like milk, gasoline, or water, gallons are another measure of volume. Gallon symbols include "gal"."

• Cubic Yard( yd³): Cubic yards (yd³) are a volume measurement often used in the US to measure big amounts of materials like mulch, dirt, or concrete. The cubic yard sign is "yd³".

## Conversion Formula: Gallons to Cubic Yards

To convert gallons to cubic yards, you can use the following formula:

Cubic Yards=Gallons/201.974

## Example Conversion:

1. Convert 500 gallons to cubic yards:

Cubic Yards=500/201.974≈2.48 cubic yards

1. Convert 1000 gallons to cubic yards:

Cubic Yards=1000/201.974≈4.96 cubic yards

### Other Relevant Tools:

• To convert in the other way, see our cubic yards to gallons calculator.

### Limitations:

• Although the conversion method is precise, depending on the situation of your computation, it could provide decimal values that need to be rounded.
• This conversion is meant especially for cubic yards from liquid gallons. Dry gallons would have a different conversion factor.

gallons cubic yards gallons cubic yards
10 gallons 0.04951 cubic yards 20 gallons 0.09902 cubic yards
30 gallons 0.14853 cubic yards 40 gallons 0.19805 cubic yards
50 gallons 0.24756 cubic yards 60 gallons 0.29707 cubic yards
70 gallons 0.34658 cubic yards 80 gallons 0.39609 cubic yards
90 gallons 0.4456 cubic yards 100 gallons 0.49511 cubic yards
110 gallons 0.54462 cubic yards 120 gallons 0.59414 cubic yards
130 gallons 0.64365 cubic yards 140 gallons 0.69316 cubic yards
150 gallons 0.74267 cubic yards 160 gallons 0.79218 cubic yards
170 gallons 0.84169 cubic yards 180 gallons 0.8912 cubic yards
190 gallons 0.94072 cubic yards 200 gallons 0.99023 cubic yards
210 gallons 1.03974 cubic yards 220 gallons 1.08925 cubic yards
230 gallons 1.13876 cubic yards 240 gallons 1.18827 cubic yards
250 gallons 1.23778 cubic yards 260 gallons 1.28729 cubic yards
270 gallons 1.33681 cubic yards 280 gallons 1.38632 cubic yards
290 gallons 1.43583 cubic yards 300 gallons 1.48534 cubic yards
310 gallons 1.53485 cubic yards 320 gallons 1.58436 cubic yards
330 gallons 1.63387 cubic yards 340 gallons 1.68338 cubic yards
350 gallons 1.7329 cubic yards 360 gallons 1.78241 cubic yards
370 gallons 1.83192 cubic yards 380 gallons 1.88143 cubic yards
390 gallons 1.93094 cubic yards 400 gallons 1.98045 cubic yards
410 gallons 2.02996 cubic yards 420 gallons 2.07948 cubic yards
430 gallons 2.12899 cubic yards 440 gallons 2.1785 cubic yards
450 gallons 2.22801 cubic yards 460 gallons 2.27752 cubic yards
470 gallons 2.32703 cubic yards 480 gallons 2.37654 cubic yards
490 gallons 2.42605 cubic yards 500 gallons 2.47557 cubic yards
510 gallons 2.52508 cubic yards 520 gallons 2.57459 cubic yards
530 gallons 2.6241 cubic yards 540 gallons 2.67361 cubic yards
550 gallons 2.72312 cubic yards 560 gallons 2.77263 cubic yards
570 gallons 2.82215 cubic yards 580 gallons 2.87166 cubic yards
590 gallons 2.92117 cubic yards 600 gallons 2.97068 cubic yards
610 gallons 3.02019 cubic yards 620 gallons 3.0697 cubic yards
630 gallons 3.11921 cubic yards 640 gallons 3.16872 cubic yards
650 gallons 3.21824 cubic yards 660 gallons 3.26775 cubic yards
670 gallons 3.31726 cubic yards 680 gallons 3.36677 cubic yards
690 gallons 3.41628 cubic yards 700 gallons 3.46579 cubic yards
710 gallons 3.5153 cubic yards 720 gallons 3.56482 cubic yards
730 gallons 3.61433 cubic yards 740 gallons 3.66384 cubic yards
750 gallons 3.71335 cubic yards 760 gallons 3.76286 cubic yards
770 gallons 3.81237 cubic yards 780 gallons 3.86188 cubic yards
790 gallons 3.91139 cubic yards 800 gallons 3.96091 cubic yards
810 gallons 4.01042 cubic yards 820 gallons 4.05993 cubic yards
830 gallons 4.10944 cubic yards 840 gallons 4.15895 cubic yards
850 gallons 4.20846 cubic yards 860 gallons 4.25797 cubic yards
870 gallons 4.30749 cubic yards 880 gallons 4.357 cubic yards
890 gallons 4.40651 cubic yards 900 gallons 4.45602 cubic yards
910 gallons 4.50553 cubic yards 920 gallons 4.55504 cubic yards
930 gallons 4.60455 cubic yards 940 gallons 4.65406 cubic yards
950 gallons 4.70358 cubic yards 960 gallons 4.75309 cubic yards
970 gallons 4.8026 cubic yards 980 gallons 4.85211 cubic yards
990 gallons 4.90162 cubic yards 1000 gallons 4.95113 cubic yards