Cubic Feet to Liters Conversion

Enter the volume in cubic feet below to get the value converted to liters.

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1 ft³ = 28.316846 l

How to Convert Cubic Feet to Liters

Calculators can be used to convert measurements from one unit to another

To convert a cubic foot measurement to a liter measurement, multiply the volume by the conversion ratio. One cubic foot is equal to 28.316846 liters, so use this simple formula to convert:

liters = cubic feet × 28.316846

The volume in liters is equal to the cubic feet multiplied by 28.316846.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cubic feet to liters using the formula above.
5 ft³ = (5 × 28.316846) = 141.58423 l

Cubic feet and liters are both units used to measure volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Cubic Feet

The cubic foot is a unit of volume that is equal to the space consumed by a cube having sides one foot on each edge.

The cubic foot is a US customary and imperial unit of volume. A cubic foot is sometimes also referred to as a cubic ft. Cubic feet can be abbreviated as ft³, and are also sometimes abbreviated as cu foot, cu ft, or CF. For example, 1 cubic foot can be written as 1 ft³, 1 cu foot, 1 cu ft, or 1 CF.

Try our cubic footage calculator to calculate the volume of a space.

Liters

The liter is a unit of volume equal to 1,000 cubic centimeters.[1] The liter is a special name defined for the cubic decimeter, and is exactly equal to the volume of one cubic decimeter.

The liter is an SI accepted unit for volume for use with the metric system. A liter is sometimes also referred to as a litre. Liters can be abbreviated as l, and are also sometimes abbreviated as L or . For example, 1 liter can be written as 1 l, 1 L, or 1 ℓ.

Cubic Foot to Liter Conversion Table

Cubic foot measurements converted to liters
Cubic Feet Liters
1 ft³ 28.32 l
2 ft³ 56.63 l
3 ft³ 84.95 l
4 ft³ 113.27 l
5 ft³ 141.58 l
6 ft³ 169.9 l
7 ft³ 198.22 l
8 ft³ 226.53 l
9 ft³ 254.85 l
10 ft³ 283.17 l
11 ft³ 311.49 l
12 ft³ 339.8 l
13 ft³ 368.12 l
14 ft³ 396.44 l
15 ft³ 424.75 l
16 ft³ 453.07 l
17 ft³ 481.39 l
18 ft³ 509.7 l
19 ft³ 538.02 l
20 ft³ 566.34 l
21 ft³ 594.65 l
22 ft³ 622.97 l
23 ft³ 651.29 l
24 ft³ 679.6 l
25 ft³ 707.92 l
26 ft³ 736.24 l
27 ft³ 764.55 l
28 ft³ 792.87 l
29 ft³ 821.19 l
30 ft³ 849.51 l
31 ft³ 877.82 l
32 ft³ 906.14 l
33 ft³ 934.46 l
34 ft³ 962.77 l
35 ft³ 991.09 l
36 ft³ 1,019 l
37 ft³ 1,048 l
38 ft³ 1,076 l
39 ft³ 1,104 l
40 ft³ 1,133 l

References

  1. National Institute of Standards and Technology, Units outside the SI, https://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/outside.html